President Bola Tinubu extends warm congratulations to Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Group, for being honored with the prestigious National Order of the Lion by President Macky Sall of Senegal.
Scheduled to be conferred on February 2, 2024, the National Order of the Lion is Senegal’s highest distinction, recognizing Dangote’s exceptional contributions to business and industry.
President Tinubu commends the renowned industrialist for his unparalleled enterprise and ingenuity, acknowledging Dangote’s significant role in job creation and economic development not only in Nigeria but across West Africa. The award serves as a testament to Dangote’s impactful endeavors and his positive influence on regional economies.
The President expresses his admiration for Mr. Dangote’s unwavering commitment to excellence and wishes him continued success in all his future endeavors.
Chief Ajuri Ngelale
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
February 1, 2024