Like the sun lights up the sky, Kano born money bag, Aliko Dangote’s astounding record manifests as inscription for all and sundry; the requirements of business success. It’s awe-inspiring how his records tell of him. On the premise, no amount of celebration would be excessive to appreciate the rareness of Aliko, a fellow of remarkable standing.
The doyen of the business world, who recently hit the milestone age of 60, many would readily agree possesses some traits that have endeared him, hence, it was all about him days ago when he added another year.
Prior to his special day, a number of newspaper columnists had actually dedicated their spaces to the enigma, and expectedly, it was a galore of congratulatory messages from all angles to identify and celebrate such an ingenious personality like Aliko.
Being the richest man in Africa, who has the wherewithal to pull whatever he might want to, expectations were high to throw the mother of all bashes to celebrate such a milestone, but as one who radiates simplicity, the birthday boy opted for a rather low key affair.
Even at that however, anyone who keeps abreast of events in the society and on social media would attest to the fact that Aliko’s 60th birthday actually put him on the center stage as virtually everything was about him, even as hordes endlessly waited for something out of the world to celebrate special day of the richest African.
The day however did not go without making memories of it, as a bash was thrown in honour of the birthday boy.
Although, the gig was an informal one,the host of high and mighty could not but make sure they were on hand to celebrate with the money bag. Also, presence of a number of entertainers, among who was Davido who performed, added spice to the day.