Africa’s richest industrialist and businessman, Alhaji Aliko Dangote recently lost some members of his family and following this, President Buhari has commiserated with the billionaire over the losses.
Gathered that the president condoled with Dangote in a statement issued on Monday, August 26, by his senior special assistant on media and publicity, Garba Shehu.
According to the statement, the large extended family lost three persons – Aliko’s cousin, Madugu Dantata, his uncle, Alhaji Murtala Dantata and Alhaji Sa’idu Fanta, a relation.
In a message of condolence to Aliko Dangote, the Dantata family and the government and people of Kano state delivered through Boss Mustapha, the secretary to the government of the federation, Buhari described the losses, which occurred in rapid succession as irreparable losses that must be accepted as God-ordained.
He prayed to Allah to grant peace for the departed souls and the bereaved families the strength to bear the losses.