Aliko Dangote mentain his position as Africa’s richest for the seventh consecutive time, according to Forbes.
Dangote (Africa’s richest) net worth is $12.2 billion increasing by $100 million.
Other Billionaire Nigerian on the list are, Mike Adenuga $5.3 billion (5th position), Mrs Folorunsho Alakija $1.6 billion (15thposition).
Following Dangote on the list is Diamond mining heir Nicky Oppenheimer of South Africa with $7.7billion.
“Dangote is looking beyond cement – his most valuable asset-
“And has been investing in a fertilizer prosuction company and a large oil refinery.
Dangote Fertilizer is expect to start operations in the second quarters of this year.”, says Forbes.