Sani Dangote, Vice president of Dangote Group and owner of Dansa Agro-Allied Limited has died.
Sani was the immediate younger brother of Africa’s richest man and President of Dangote Group of Companies, Alhaji Aliko Dangote.
We gathered further that the younger Dangote died at a United States of America hospital on Sunday evening after a protracted terminal illness.
Two close family sources confirmed the death saying Mr Dangote died at a US hospital on Sunday evening after a protracted illness.
He was a successful businessman with more than 30 years experience in manufacturing, agriculture and oil sectors.
He was on the board of several other companies. The deputy chairman of African Gum Arabic Producers Association, a fellow of the Nigeria Institute of Shipping and president of the Fertilizer Producers and Suppliers Association.
May his soul rest in peace
By ISSA Tajudeen