Popular businessman and Chairman of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote has come out to say he has tested negative for the coronavirus disease.
Dangote revealed that he had to take the test to know his status since he is a global citizen and a global leader.
According to him, the virus has disrupted modern society and it is presently affecting our collective health and well-being, making extra care very necessary.
He added that everyone is in this together and he is very optimistic that we can overcome the pandemic.
His words, “As a global citizen and business leader, I took the COVID-19 test and the result came back NEGATIVE.”
“The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly disrupted modern society, affecting our collective health and well-being.
“CACOVID (Coalition Against COVID-19) is an initiative that I am leading with other private sector leaders&our common goal is to support ongoing Government initiatives with our resources in the fight against Covid-19.
“We are in this together & I am optimistic we will overcome.”
“The private sector leaders have a role to play in achieving better health outcomes in Africa. In the past, I have charged other business leaders to commit at least 1% of P.A.T to support the health sector & development of impactful health initiatives in Africa.”