Foremost philanthropist and Chief Executive Officer of Atlas Oranto Petroleum Limited, Prince Arthur Eze has donated the sum of 5 billion naira to Anambra State government as his contribution in the bid to cushion the effect of hardship in the country among citizens of the State.
Eze made the donation today at Emmaus house Awka at a ceremony organized to celebrate his 75th birthday by Anambra State government
The oil magnet said the money would be released to the government early next year .
He said the money would be handed over to the Governor,Prof Chukwuma Soludo,who would best how to utilize it.
He said he cried when he saw the kind of ground at Emmaus house who came to celebrate him.
He also donated 100 million naira to Anglican Church, Catholic Church and Methodist church
Arthur Eze’s renowned generosity goes beyond Anambra State . The billionaire oil man is a regular donor to charitable causes and organizations across countries in Africa. Some of the projects he has supported include building schools, providing scholarships, providing healthcare services, and building places of worship.
In recognition of his philanthropic efforts, he has received numerous awards and honors both in Nigeria and abroad. He was awarded the African Business Leader of the Year Award in 2012 by the African Union, and he was also honored with a chieftaincy title by the Ooni of Ife, a traditional monarch in Nigeria.
Arthur Eze’s recent donation of 5 billion naira to the Anambra State government is another demonstration of his unwavering commitment to improving the lives of his people through his wealth and resources. His legacy as a philanthropist and a trailblazer in the African oil and gas industry will continue to inspire many for years to come.