By Muawuya Bala Idris and Salisu Baso
Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has commended contribution of President of Dangote Group of companies, Aliko Dangote in the areas of job creation and industrialization.
Ganduje spoke after visiting Dangote Pavilion at on-going 42nd Kano Trade fair.
Represented by state commissioner of commerce and industry, Ibrahim Mukhtar said Aliko Dangote has contributed immensely in boosting not only economy of Kano but Nigeria at large.
He called on other wealthy individual to emulate Dangote to minimize problem of unemployment and uplift standard of less privilege people.
On his part, Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero elated by the company’s participation, stressing happiness with on-going activities at the trade fair despite economic situation around the world.
“We have visited the trade fair and we are happy with development so far despite the economic situation around the world. May Allah support our effort.”
Meanwhile, Director-General of KACCIMA, Mustapha M. Aliyu has expressed appreciation to Dangote Group for the partnership and sponsorship of the Trade fair.
“We appreciate his effort (Dangote) and support to the Socio-economic growth of Africa”.
In a related development Dangote group of company said it has selected Friday December 10th 2021 for its special day at ongoing Kano trade fair.
A press statement from the company sign issued by Jibrin Abubakar said the companies participating under the Dangote Industries Limited are Dangote Cement, Dangote sugar, NASCON and Dangote fertilizer.