Do you know the richest man in Africa? Have you heard of him before? Which country in Africa is he from?
You will know all that in this post, here is the richest man in Africa for over 10 years now.
The richest man in Africa is Aliko Dangote from Nigeria.
The richest man in Nigeria and Africa
Aliko Dangote is the richest man in Africa and he has maintained the number one position for almost a decade. The Nigerian tycoon is the chairman and founder of the Dangote Group, the parent company of the largest cement producer in Africa – Dangote Cement. There are also other subsidiaries that produce flour, sugar, salt and tomato paste. As the shareholder of over 87% of the company’s shares, he amasses the most wealth. He used to be worth about 5 trillion naira 3 years ago.
The richest man of Africa drives some of the most expensive cars in the world, including a Bugatti Veyron ($2.2million), a Maybach 57S Knight Luxury ($1million) and a Bentley Mulsanne ($310,000).
He have a net worth of $8 billion ~ 3.7 trillion naira.