COVID-19: Dangote donates mobile test centre, 10 ambulances to Kano
Kano State Government has taken delivery of Mobile Molecular Diagnostic Centre for COVID-19 donated by Dangote Foundation sited at Muhammadu Buhari Specialist Hospital. Delivering the facilities, the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Aliko Dangote Foundation, Zouera Youssoufou, said the gesture was part of the philanthropic endeavor of Aliko Dangote to ease the shortage of diagnosis…
Economy in bad shape, Buhari tells governors
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, met with governors of the 36 states of the federation in the Presidential Villa, where he told the state chief executives that...
Dangote Foundation lifts women with N13 million in Nasarawa
The Dangote Foundation, an affiliate of the Dangote Group, has given out N13 million to 13,000 vulnerable women in the 13 local councils of Nasarawa State. President, Dangote Group and Chairman of the Foundation, Aliko Dangote, disbursed the funds yesterday in Lafia. He said the Foundation was a Micro Grant Programme and had given the…
Dangote Foundation rebrands, gets $1.25 billion endowment
Following the endowment to the tune of $1.25 billion by the founder/President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Dangote Foundation has unveiled a new name and logo, and it is now called Aliko Dangote Foundation.
Dangote Foundation commits N36bn to malnutrition intervention plan — CEO
Dangote Foundation on Wednesday said it would commit N36 billion to implement its malnutrition intervention plan in Nigeria from January 2018. The Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation, Zouera Youssoufou, who made the disclosure to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna, said 13 states would benefit from the intervention plan in the next…
Dangote Foundation donates N50m to victims of Ife crisis
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, witnessed the distribution of cheques to the victims at the palace of the Ooni yesterday.
CHAI, others begin community outreach to end malaria
Malaria is a major health and development challenge in Nigeria. Globally, a child dies every two minutes from malaria. The disease represents a major drag on Nigeria’s human development indices associated with up to...
Dangote Foundation donates food items to IDPs in Abuja
As part of its philanthropic gesture, the Dangote Foundation has donated food items to alleviate the suffering of vulnerable and indigent residents in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
Dangote, Bill Gates restate commitment to polio eradication
The Dangote Foundation, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have restated commitment to sustaining an agreement with Kano State government in the fight against polio.