You raised Nigeria’s prestige, Buhari celebrates Dangote at 66
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Monday, described the founder of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, as a businessman who has “given new heights to Nigeria’s prestige” as he turns 66.
Buhari’s birthday message is contained in a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, titled ‘President Buhari greets Dangote on his birthday, commends him for giving the nation a good image.’
“Hearty congratulations and best wishes to the illustrious businessman Aliko Dangote on his birthday.
“He has given new heights to Nigeria’s prestige and global reputation.
“May the Almighty give him the strength and wisdom to do even more for the nation,” Buhari said.
The President commended Dangote for his efforts towards the nation’s progress, wishing him a long, healthy life and a joyful year ahead.