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We are going to be looking at the Top 10 Richest People in Nigeria.
The top 10 richest people in Nigeria are based on their net worth. Forbes and other Magazine do release the List of the richest people in Africa and the World.
But after some research, we were able to come out with this list.
10. Fifi Ejindu $850 Million
Fifi Ejindu is on our list of the top ten richest people in Nigeria.
She is into real estate, oil and gas, and building construction.
Fifi Ejindu is Chairperson of Starcrest Group of Companies.
She also has a unique style of architecture which she called Neo-traditional.
9.Jim James Ovia $980 Million.
on our list of the top richest people in Nigeria is Jim James Ovia.
Jim James is the founder of Zenith Bank.
He is also the founder of some companies apart from Zenith Bank.
Cyberspace Network Limited is one of them which he founded in 1995. Cyberspace Network Limited is a company that provides network services and software services.
He also founded Visafone in 2007 which was later acquired by MTN.
His current Net worth is around $980 million.
8. Pascal Uzoma Dozie $1 billion
Pascal Dozie is the number eighth person on our list of the top richest people in Nigeria.
Pascal is the founder of Diamond Bank which was merged with Access Bank in 2019.
Pascal is also the founder and CEO of Sparkle which provides financial and business support services to Nigerians.
7. Folorunsho Alakija $1 billion.
Folorunsho is into Oil, Fashion, Real Estate, and Printing.
She is the GMD of The Rose of Sharon Group and also the executive vice-chairman of Famfa Oil Limited.
Folorunsho Alakiji is ranked by Forbes as the eighth richest person in Africa and also the second most powerful woman in Africa.
6. Orji Uzor Kalu $1 billion
Orji Uzor Kalu is on our list of the richest people in Nigeria.
He is the Chairman of Slok Holding’s
Slok Holding’s are into oil and gas, banking and finance, media and publishing, real estate, trading, manufacturing, and tourism.
He is also the Chairman of the Daily Sun and New Telegraph newspapers in Nigeria
He has a net worth of $1 billion.
5. Jimoh Ibrahim of $1.1 billion
Jimoh Ibrahim is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Global Fleet Group.
He has a net worth of $1.1 billion
4. Femi Otedola $1.8 billion
He is the founder of Zenon Oil which deals with the importation and marketing of petroleum products.
He is also the chairman of Forte Oil Plc.
3. Cletus Ibeto $3.7 Billion
Cletus is the third on our list today.
Cletus Ibeto is the chairman as well as co-founder of Ibeto Group.
His net worth is about 3.7 Billion Naira.
2. Mike Adenuga $7.2 billion
Mike Adenuga is the owner of Globalcom one of the largest Telecommunication companies bin Africa and also the Chairman of Conoil Producing Limited.
According to Forbes, He is the second richest person in Africa.
His net worth is about $7.2 Billion.
1. Aliko Dangote $9.9 billion
Alinko Dangote is the chairman of Dangote Group, the largest conglomerate in West Africa.
Dangote Group has 18 subsidiaries which include Dangote Cement, Dangote Sugar, and e.t.c.