Our man crush for today’s amazing Monday is the young, handsome, enterprising son-in-law to stupendously rich Mohammed Indimi in person of Usman Dantata Jnr.
Usman Dantata Jnr is married to Rukaiya Indimi AKA Rukkymama, daughter of the multi-billionaire Borno businessman Mohammed Indimi.
Usman Dantata Jnr is the son of late billionaire industrialist, Alhaji Usman Dantata and cousin to Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote.
Usman is the President/CEO of Anadariya Farms. The large poultry farm, which is located in Tiga, Bebeji Local Government Area of Kano State, was started by the late business sage of Kano, Alhaji Usman Sanusi Dantata of the Dantata dynasty, in the 1960s.
Anadariya Farms thrived well in poultry products and was noted for exporting poultry birds and eggs to Saudi Arabia twice a week using a Boeing 747 Plane
After decades of activity, the farm experienced some challenges and stopped operations until recently when Usman Dantata Jnr came on board and injected viability into the large farm.
The CEO came with refined vigor, to ensure the farm maintains a successful track record.
He has a background in investment and banking and was a trader of various commodities in Europe before coming back to Nigeria.
Usman also has a certificate in feed production and broiler management obtained in North Carolina which equipped him with the necessary knowledge and training to step into the business.
Anadariya Farms produces above Three Thousand broilers weekly; this is one of Nigerians most viable farms with its growing, diverse agricultural activities. The services and operations of the farm include a hatchery, production of feeds, processing and sale of poultry products.
Usman Dantata Jnr was the youngest in a compilation by Leadership Newspapers of 10 biggest agricultural farms in Nigeria. He was listed along with Olusegun Obasanjo(Obasanjo Farms), Abdullahi Adamu(Nagari Integrated Dairy Farms), Abdulsalm Abubakar (Maizube Farms)amongst others.
Anadariya is a trusted provider of food and agricultural products.
Usman Dantata Jnr attented Air Force School, Victoria Island Lagos from 1984-1986, St Andrew’s School, East Bourne, East Sussex United Kingdom from 1986-1992, Ermitage International School of France from 1992-1997 and ESCE where he studied International Trade, International Finance from 1997-2001
BY MAIMUNA BAGUDU