Oct 31, 2014 – Patience Jonathan’s Friend Bola Shagaya Tops List Of Nigerian Women/Female Billionaires Who Own Private Jets
Bola Shagaya Buys 11.5 Billion Private Jet
Popular socialite and a close pal of Nigeria’s First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, Hajia Bola Shagaya has joined the growing list of female Nigerian billionaires who own their individual jets.
Few weeks back, she acquired an aircraft similar to that of alleged Boko Haram sponsor, Ali Modu Sheriff. The latest edition of a brand new Gulfstream G650 model jet reportedly worth N11.5 billion .
The jet was bought few weeks to her 55th birthday ceremony that held on the 10th of October 2014.
Other female Nigerian billionaires who own private jets include, oil woman Folorunsho Alakija, Petroleum minister Diezani Madueke and Senator Danjuma’s daughter, Daisy.
They all have something in common and it is easy access to oil.
From left to right….Folorusho Alakija has an oil exploration license, Diezani Madueke is Nigeria’s Petroleum Minister, Shagaya is an oil importer, Daisy Danjuma’s father owns South Atlantic Petroleum Company, SAPETRO.
Most of the wealthiest people in Nigeria with the exception of Aliko Dangote are into oil business.