President Buhari has praised Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote for contributing N200 million to assist in the fighting against the Coronavirus in Nigeria.
In a statement released by his spokesperson, Femi Adesina, Buhari recalled that the businessman through his foundation, the Aliko Dangote Foundation, had in the past donated N1 billion to tackle Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Africa, commending such public-spiritedness to other well-to-do individuals and groups.
In his words ;
“Hand in hand, standing shoulder to shoulder, we can confront our challenges as a country. This is a path for us all to follow as a people.”
President Buhari further said that his government at various levels is hinted to ensure that the nation and every Nigerian is safe from the deadly virus, which has now spread to many parts of the world.