Forbes, a website renowned for ranking of richest people in the world,
has made available the list of richest people in Nigeria in 2017.
In the latest release, 9 Nigerians made the billionaires club cut
with some, just few million dollars away from reaching the benchmark.
Nigeria, Africa and of course the richest black man in the world. In
2014, he ranked as the 24th richest man in the world but has since then
fallen to positions below 100 due to Nigeria’s poor Naira.
in Nigeria with interest in Oil and Gas and telecoms. He is the owner
of Globacom, Nigeria’s second biggest telecom operators and the chairman
who has interest in fashion,oil and printing industries. She is the
richest Woman in Nigeria and the richest woman of the African descent in
famous BUA Group. A conglomerate active in sugar refining, cement
production, real estate and port operations. In September 2015, his
Group signed a $600 million deal with a chinease cement equipment
service provider Sinoma Internation Engineering to construct a second
production line located in Edo State Niger Delta, Nigeria.
He is the founder and chairman of Slok Holding. A conglomerate with
interest in shipping, banking, oil, trading, manufacturing and the
media. He became a real business man at the age of 19
founder of the honey well group. He is also the chairman of FBN Holdings
Plc. His operations spread across oil and gas, flour minning, real
estate, and marine transportation.