Dangote Donates 1.2 Billion Naira for Student hotel to ABU, Zaria.
The richest Black Man in the world is giving back to the Community,
Alhaji Aliko Dangote the owner of Dangote Foundation
has reportedly donated 1.2 Billion Naira to Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria for students Hotel.
In the last 40 years Ahmadu Bello University has not
added new Accommodations structure until now,
According to report by NAN “News Agency of Nigeria”
the new hostel consists of 10 Blocks with fully equipped facilities that can contain over 2,000 students.
Dangote recalled back to 2016 when he spoke as guest speaker
at the Universities Convocation where the institution complained about inadequate
Accommodation structures for its students.
Dangote claimed the newly Donated student hostel should be
for the female students because of the luxuries attached, however
he urged other businessmen to also help schools in any way they can,
insisting there’s a lot to be done and everything can’t be left solely for the Government alone.
Dangote also moved a motion for increase one percent cooperate tax
by companies so the money generated can be used for such
infrastructures as a little way of giving back to Nigeria,
the Billionaire added by saying without Nigeria he won’t be where he is today.
The Billionaire went on to applaud ABU for keeping and upholding
it’s standard and name for this long, regarding the institution as a MEGA-Institution with great history.