Alhaji Aliko Dangote

Africa’s richest man and CEO of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has condemned recent xenophobic attacks in South Africa, urging Africans to learn to live in peace.

Dangote who took to twitter to react to the development, called on all to avoid hate, as according to him, it is only in the atmosphere of love, peace and understanding that the continent can achieve prosperity.

He also encouraged Nigerians to avoid reprisal attacks.

“Our aspirations for a shared and sustainable prosperity can only be achieved when we live in peace and unity, shunning hate and any form of violent attack on African brotherhood”, he said.

“It is time for Africans to put Africa at the center of its own development, by harnessing our entrepreneurial and intellectual skills. Let us collectively shun hate and reprisal attacks.”