Top 20 Richest Africans: 4 Nigerians billionaires named in Forbes list for 2020

Top 20 Richest Africans: 4 Nigerians billionaires named in Forbes list for 2020

Top 20 Richest Africans list 2020 4 Nigerians billionaires among. Mike Adenuga and Aliko Dangote on the Forbes billionaires list 2020.

2020 Forbes Africa

Forbes list for 2020

Aliko Dangote tops the list of Forbes Africans billionaires list for 2020

Dangote is among the four wealthiest Nigerians on the 2020 list.

However, Egypt and South Africa tie with 5 billionaires each.

Billionaires in Nigeria are mostly highly Business men with great achievements as history tells. Four Nigerians are among the Forbes Africa’s billionaires list 2020, and Aliko Dangote topped the list for the 9th time on the row.

However  on the 2020 list, Egypt and South Africa tie with 5 billionaires each, Morocco has two, while Zimbabwe and Tanzanian have one billionaire each.

According to the list, Africa’s 20 wealthiest people are richer in 2019 than 2018 with combined worth at $73.4 billion.

Mike Adenuga follows Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote

The second richest Nigerian billionaire after Dangote is Mike Adenuga. He maintain his position as the second richest man in Nigeria and third spot on the continent with a net worth of $9.6 billion.

Adenuga has so much investment in telecommunications, oil and real estate.

However the business man painted the streets of Lagos with his gold buildings – Mike Adenuga Towers.

Top 20 Richest Africans: 4 Nigerians billionaires named in Forbes list for 2020

  1. Aliko Dangote

Nigerian-born billionaire, Aliko Dangote has interests in commodities in Nigerian and other Africa countries.

Net worth: $10.1 billion

Age: 62

      2. Mike Adenuga

Mike Adenuga, owner of Globalcom, Nigeria’s third largest mobile phone network and oil exploration firm Conoil producing firm.

Net worth: $7.7 billion

Age: 66

     3. Abdulsamad Rabiu

Rabiu is Nigerian manufacturing mogul. He’s the founder of BUA Group, a Nigerian conglomerate active in cement production, sugar refining and real estate.

Net worth: $3.1 billion

Age: 59

     4. Folorunsho Alakija

Alakija is one of the black richest women in the world and the owner of Famfa Oil Limited, a Nigerian oil exploration company.

Net worth: $1 billion

Age: 68

However, this list shows the list of 2020 Forbes richest Nigerians in Africa. So you can now understand those who are Nigerian billionaire today.

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