- The Vice President visited the Dangote and Dantata families to discuss the death of Sani Dangote
- In response to the visit, the Emir of Kano said the presence of Osinbajo showed that the Vice President loves Kano
- Osinbajo paid homage to the deceased by recalling his contribution to the important policy of the federal government
Kano – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN says the late Alhaji Sani Dangote, the younger brother of Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, was not only a brother and friend but also a co-worker in some of the decisions made by the Buhari government.
In response to the Vice President’s visit to the trading city, the Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado Bayero, said the presence of Osinbajo show that the Vice President loves Kano State.
Professor Osinbajo stated this on Wednesday November 17th in Kano during a condolence visit to the families of Dangote and Dantata over the deaths of their son, brother, husband and father.
In one Declaration by Osinbajo’s spokesman Laolu Akande states that VPs will stop in Kano state, including family houses and the Emir’s palace. Governor Abdullahi Ganduje received and accompanied on the visit by Boss Mustapha, Secretary of the Federation Government, and the President’s Political Advisor, Babafemi Ojudu.
The body of the The deceased had previously arrived in Kano and were buried in the palace of the Emir of Kano after the funeral prayers.
In sympathy with the families of Dangote and Dantata, the Emirate of Kano, and the population overall, Osinbajo said the businessman’s death was n Not only a loss for the deceased family and Kano State alone, but for the nation as a whole.
In a speech at the family home where he spoke to Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the deceased When meeting Ms. Aisha and other family members, the Vice President said:
“We are here to share your regrets, the federal government has already sent a delegation, it has just left, but Sani was a good friend of mine , someone who worked with Iconsidered.
“He was very instrumental in drawing up our tomato policy and there are several other agricultural policies in which he was involved.
“He left an excellent legacy; a man who was indebted to his country, to his family; Committed to his people. “
The VP said further:
” It was a big shock for us that he died. I would like to offer my condolences to you and other family members.
“This is a very sad event, but I know that Almighty God will comfort the family.”
Alhaji Aliko Dangote thanked the Vice President for coming on behalf of the families of Dangote and Dantata during the visit of the Vice President in his residence and stated that the family of Osinbajos. Kind words and prayers are comforted.
When the Vice President was received in his palace, the Emir of Kano, HRH, Aminu Ado Bayero, welcomed Osinbajo on his condolence visit to the palace and declared that his visit was another sign of his love for the state.
Before leaving the palace, Osinbajo signed the condolence register and expressed his personal condolences on the death of the late businessman.
The late Sani Dangote was a businessman like his brother Aliko
Late Sani was famous for his role as chairman of Dansa Holdings, a subsidiary of the Dangote Group.
He was the owner of Dansa Foods Limited, Dansa Energy, Sagas Energy Limited, Bulk Pack Services Limited, Dansa Agro Allied Limited and Dangote Farms Limited.
The business mogul was even a member of several chambers of commerce and a fellow of the Charter red Institute of Shipping of Nigeria.
Condolences from the President of the Senate to Dangote’s family
In a condolences message on Monday 15th Nigerian and African economies. < / p>
“His death is a great loss for Nigeria and Africa given the passion of the Dangote Group for the development of the country and the continent. ”
The Senate President also said that Dangote had proven in his lifetime that it was possible to excel in manufacturing, agriculture and oil services.