He described Dangote, who clocked 65 on Sunday, April 10, as a renowned business man, seasoned administrator, and philanthropist who has contributed immensely to the economy and livelihood of many Nigerians.
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In a goodwill message issued in Abuja, Kalu described Dangote as an outstanding Nigerian, recognised beyond the shores of Africa for his giant accomplishments in business and humanitarian circles.
The bank Group Managing Director said this at the launch of $100 million HIV Trust Fund of Nigeria in Abuja.
According to a report, Babalakin died on Saturday at the age of 94.
He said he was thus present at the time “watching the life support machine going down until it stopped working.”
Gbajabiamila, in a statement in Abuja, said Sani Dangote’s demise was a painful loss, given his role in the group.
Asiwaju Tinubu, a former Lagos governor, prayed that Almighty Allah comfort the Dangote family and grant the deceased eternal rest.
Ganduje’s condolence was contained in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Abba Anwar, on Monday in Kano.
In a condolence message issued by his spokesman, Femi Adesina, on Monday in Abuja, Buhari joined the family in mourning the industrious son.
The President will be joined at the 5th edition of the flagship investment event by business executives from Nigeria, bankers, captains of industry and energy experts to discuss issues on the future of investments across the globe.
Dare’s courtesy call was to show gratitude to the billionaire businessman for his massive investments in the Nigerian youth as well as in the development of sports infrastructure in the country.
He gave the charge in Abeokuta at the end of a three-day training for journalists from across the South-West geo-political zone in the country.
Dangote spoke through the Group General Manager/Human Resources, Dangote Projects, Fola Ali, at the event.
Sen. Francis Fadahunsi, Chairman of the committee, made this statement while the committee members rounded off their four-day oversight tour of the trade zones, in Lagos.
Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Chairman, Dangote Group, made the disclosure on Friday as the Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, Godwin Emefiele, came on a final inspection tour of the facility in Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos.
The caucus, in a statement issued on Monday by the Minority Leader of the House, Ndudi Elumelu, said the All Progressives Congress administration had crippled the nation’s economy and brought untold hardships to Nigerians.
The embattled NPA boss described such allegation and report as false, irresponsible, mischievous and defamatory.
They argued that the country currently had enough refining capacity to meet national demand.
The Plant Director, J. V. Gungune, while presenting the items to the four plant and mining communities on Sunday, said the gesture was part of efforts to engender harmonious relationships between the company and the host communities.
J.V. Gungune, Director, Dangote Cement Plant Obajana, who disclosed this at the presentation of a cheque to Apata community cooperative society on Wednesday, said there was the need to empower the cooperative societies to strengthen the scheme.