Dangote moves to douse hunger in Kano, pledge to ease economic burden


President Dangote Conglomerate, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has pledged to support social policies and human development initiative of government, targeted to ameliorate the economy burden in Kano. 

Dangote made the pledged when he met with Governor Abba Yusuf at government house in Kano, Friday acknowledged that common man could hardly survive the present state of inflation in the nation. 

Specifically, Dangote promised to support Kano to improve health, education and empowerment of less privilege struggling to live. 

“We are here first of all to congratulate you on your victory at the Supreme Court. I want to assure you of our support throughout your administration, maybe not only four years but eight years. 

“Kano is home even though the MC address me as the richest  black man but you can address me as Kano indigene. I am your subject and you can always call on me for cooperation to see how do we develop Kano. 

“And going forward we really need to see how we can develop areas of health, education, empowerment, how do we assist the government because government cannot do it alone”. 

In a statement issued by Governor’s Spokesperson, Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa, Dangote further added: “I want to assure you that we would continue to support you not because I am from Kano but because I know your intentions are good. 

“You have the mandate of the people and I know that it is very difficult for any human being to clap with the two hands now. For now you will be the right hand, and we would be your left hand, together we shall clap. 

On his part, Governor Yusuf solicited support of the oil magnet for the establishment of independent power plant to revive the ailing industries and boost the economic strength of the state.