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Posted December 11, 2012 by Campus Heat in News
 
 

NEWS: Forbes Drops List of the 40 Richest People In Africa (PHOTOS)

Forbes has released its inaugural list of the 40 Richest People in Africa.

The richest among them is Aliko Dangote of Nigeria, with a $10.1 billion fortune based on his stake in publicly-traded Dangote Cement – which has operations across Africa.

Business Mogul, Mike Adenuga is the 4th richest with $4.3 Billion.

The combined wealth of the 40 richest is $64.9 billion – more than Thailand’s 40 richest (at $45 billion) but less than Taiwan’s (at $92.7 billion).

The List’s Posted Below ..

1. Aliko Dangote – $10.1 Billion

2. Nicky oppenheimer & Family -$6.5Billion

3. Nassef Sawiris -$4.75 Billion

4. Johann Rupert & Family-$4.7Billion

5. Mike Adenuga -$4.3 Billion

6. Miloud Chaabi -$3 Billion

7. Naguib Sawiris -$2.9Billion

8. Christoffel Wiese – $2.7 Billion

9. Onsi Sawiris – $2.6Billion

10. Patrice Motsepe – $2.5Billion

The Other Nigerians that made the list are:

17. Jim Ovia – $775 Million

24. Oba Otudeko – $550 Million

28. Hakeem Bello Osagie – $450 Million

…You Can View The Full List HERE

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