"I Am Not A Politician", Dangote Declares, Denies 2019 Presidency interest

Chairman of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has separated himself from report that a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) think tank set up by previous president Goodluck Jonathan has reached him to challenge in the 2019 presidential race. 

As indicated by Daily Times, Dangote Group stated: "I am a business person. My passion is to make occupations for Nigerians and not something else." 

"I am not inspired by legislative issues and this is definitive. No individual from any research organization panel has reached me. Individuals should quit dropping my name for the 2019 administration. 

The subject of is an endeavor by individuals who don't care for me. They are doing all these with a view to putting me on a crash course with President Muhammadu Buhari and the decision party. They are individuals who are envious of the victories I have so far recorded in business. 

My enthusiasm is for business improvement, arrangement of occupations and riches creation, not governmental issues. I have never demonstrated enthusiasm for legislative issues. I'm not keen on legislative issues. I am not a government official. My energy has dependably been business and business. 

Buhari resembles a father to me. No one should endeavor to set me on a crash course with President Buhari. That won't work. I have high respect and regard for the President. 

For accentuation by and by, I am not a legislator. I can't and won't stand up to President Buhari. They should let me well enough alone for any high wire governmental issues and steed exchanging. 

I likewise grab this chance to caution showoffs to cease from their notorious demonstration. They should quit utilizing my name for governmental issues. They ought not set me on impact course with President Buhari and the administration in control. 

When the continuous Dangote refinery in Lagos and the sugar ventures go ahead stream completely, there will be an incredible positive improvement and a huge number of employments made that will change the story in the nation. That is my obsession," Africa's wealthiest man expressed.

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