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Dangote recounts how his brother Sani dies while he, their mother watch


Aliko Dangote, the Africa’s richest man, recently lost his brother Sani Dangote, to colon Cancer, but sadly the memory of last moment was a painful one.

Speaking of the last moment with his brother, Dangote disclosed that he, their mother and the children watch Sani died in front of them.

Aliko Dangote who received the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, at his residence in Kano on Friday recounts the pain when the doctors told them his brother had about one hour more before his death.

“It was painful because he died in front of me, our mother and children,” he said

Sani Dangote was the Vice President of Dangote Groups. He died in the United States on Sunday and buried on Wednesday after his body arrived Kano.

“The visit will help us to reduce the pain especially for myself because we grew together. It was painful when they tell us he was going to die in few hours and we had to watch him take his last breath,” Aliko Dangote said.

The family members and friends received the body from US on Wednesday morning. A funeral prayer was held at the Emir of Kano’s palace before his body was later interred according to Islamic rites.

Dignitaries present at the funeral include Senate President Ahmed Lawal, Bukola Saraki, Femi Otedola, and many others.

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