The Business mogul and leader of Dangote group Mr. Aliko Dangote has retained his ranking as African number one in Forbes billionaire world ranking released recently.
This year’s ranking comes with some changes including absence of some billionaire from the list and entrance of new debutants. Notable absentee is Mrs. Folotunsho Alakija while Mr. Mike Adenuga, Abdul Samad Rabiu are the other two Nigerians that made it into the top 10 positions in Africa.
As at today, Mr. Dangote networth stood at $12.1 billion dollars. Other remaining top 10 list members are; Nassef Sawiris of Egypt ($8.5 billion); Nicky Oppenheimer of South Africa ($8 billion); Johann Rupert ($7.2 billion); Issad Ribrab ($4.8 billion); Naguib Sawiris ($3.2 billion); Patrice Motsepe ($3 billion); Koos Bekker ($2.8 billion).
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