President Muhammadu Buhari, Wednesday night, met with American business magnate, Bill Gates; and Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, in New York.
The President met the duo at the sidelines of the ongoing 74th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA74) in the United States.
The meeting of the trio was disclosed in a statement sighted on the verified Twitter handle of the Nigerian government, @NigeriaGov.
According to the statement, Buhari applauded the contributions of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and Aliko Dangote Foundation to humanitarian and developmental activities in Nigeria.
The President said they have touched humanity in many positive ways, and congratulated them “for achieving what you had set out to do.”