The Northern Governors Forum has condoled businessman, Alhaji Aliko Dangote over the loss of his younger brother, Sani Dangote who untill his death was the Vice President of the Dangote Group.
Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Plateau State, Barr. Simon Bako Lalong in message of sympathy signed and issued on Tuesday by his Director of Press and Public Affairs Dr. Makut Simon Macham describing the death of Sani Dangote as a devastating blow to the family and Dangote Group in particular.
Lalong said the late Sani was a great asset to the Dangote business company and did a lot to see to its growth in various sectors of the Nigerian and global economy.
He built a personality profile of integrity, diligence and service throughout his career.
Governor Lalong said the late Sani represented the bright business minds of the Northern Region and contributed a lot to raising younger entrepreneurs who have gone on to become successful businessmen and women in the region and nation at large.
While urging his family and the President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote to accept the development as the will of God.
Lalong said the legacies of late Sani will continue to endure as he played his role in improving the economic fortunes of the Northern Region and Nigeria as a whole.