Africa’s business mogul, Aliko Dangote has again topped the list of the most successful people in Africa for this year with a net worth of $12.1bn (#4, 608,527,000,000).
Dangote, who was first known for his cement factory, expanded his investment into different fields including production of salt and sugar among others.
He topped the list with Nassef Sawaris coming second with a net worth of $8.5bn and Nicky Oppenmeimer and Family coming third with a net worth of $5.1bn.
Other people on the list are Johann Rupert and family ($7.2bn),Mike Adenuga ($6.6bn),Abdul Samad Rabiu ($5.5bn),and Issad Rebrab ($4.8bn) on position 4th – 7th respectively.
Dangote has topped the list for 10 years in a row with a net not less than $12bn.