President Buhari has lauded and thanked Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, for donating N200 million to help in combating the spread of Corona Virus in the country.
In a statement released by his spokesperson identified as Femi Adesina, President Buhari recalled that Aliko Dangote through his foundation known as the Aliko Dangote Foundation, had previously donated N1 billion to tackle Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Africa, commending such public assistance to other helping individuals and organizations.
President Buhari said;
“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 also stated that his government, at the Federal, State and local levels, is poised to making sure that the country and every Nigerian remain safe from the Corona virus, which is spreading rapidly in nearly all parts of the world.