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The Richest African Man For 2012 Is Aliko Dangote – See Richest Africans’ List By Forbes

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Nov 22, 2012 – The Richest African Man For 2012 Is Aliko Dangote – See Richest Africans List By Forbes

According to Forbes Magazine latest report, Nigerian Billionaire Aliko Dangote has been named the richest man in Africa in 2012. naijagists.com

In the report, 11 other Nigerian millionaires made Forbes Africa 40 Richest list.

On the top of the list is Aliko Dangote with Net worth  $12 billion.

He exports Dangote cement to over 14 African countries.

Other wealthy Nigerians who top the list are:

Mike Adenuga, CEO of Globacom with Net worth $4.6 billion

Jim Ovia who into Oil & Telecommunication biz (net worth $825 million)

Abdulsamad Rabiu, the CEO of BUA Group

Chief (Mrs) Folorunsho Alakija, a top fashion designer

General Theophilus Danjuma

Oba Otudeko

Mohammed Indimi

O.B. Lulu-Briggs

Sani Bello

Hakeem Belo-Osagie

Below is a complete list of the Richest Africans in 2012 by Forbes Magazine

Richest Africans In 2012

Rank     Name             Net Worth,  Age
1     Aliko Dangote     $12 billion  ,          55
2     Nicky Oppenheimer & family $6,400 Billion ,   67
3     Johann Rupert & family    $5,700 billion,     62
4     Nassef Sawiris $5,500 billion,     51
5     Mike Adenuga $4,600 billion    59
6     Christoffel Wiese $3,700b     71
7     Othman Benjelloun $2,750 b    80
8     Patrice Motsepe $2,650b     50
9     Naguib Sawiris $2,500 b    58
10    Mohamed Mansour $2,200b     64
11    Onsi Sawiris $2,170 b    82
12     Miloud Chaabi $2,100b     83
13     Yasseen Mansour $2,000 b    51
14     Youssef Mansour $1,950b     67
15     Desmond Sacco $1,400 b    70
16     Anas Sefrioui $1,350b     55
17     Stephen Saad $975 million    48
18     Sudhir Ruparelia $900 million    56
19     Jim Ovia $825million     58
20     Shafik Gabr $720 million    60
21     Abdulsamad Rabiu $675 million    –
21     Cyril Ramaphosa $675million     60
23     Lauritz (Laurie) Dippenaar $625 million     64
24     Folorunsho Alakija $600 million    61
24     Theophilus Danjuma $600 million    73
26     Oba Otudeko $575 million     68
27     Raymond Ackerman $550 million    81
27     Mohammed Indimi $550 million    64
29     Samih Sawiris $525 million    55
30     Said Salim Bakhresa $520 million    63
31     Isabel dos Santos $500 million    39
31     Moulay Hafid Elalamy $500 million    52
31     O.B. Lulu-Briggs $500 million     82
34     Alami Lazraq $490 million    62
35     Gerrit Thomas (GT) Ferreira $480     64
36     Koos Bekker $450 million    59
37     Sani Bello $425 million    69
38     Jannie Mouton $415million     65
39     Naushad Merali $410 million    61
40     Hakeem Belo-Osagie $400 million    57

(Credit: Forbes Magazine)

29 Comments

29 Comments

  1. suegar

    November 22, 2012 at 4:29 PM

    zapadziko chabe izi,we shall leave them all because they belong to the world.You the multibillionears just praise the Lord not your money.
    Mulungu atamandike!

  2. Jossy Dominion Owule

    November 22, 2012 at 5:30 PM

    Naija is representing.

  3. Beejay

    November 22, 2012 at 6:30 PM

    Naija on point na ni

  4. idowu david ojo

    November 22, 2012 at 6:48 PM

    kudos dangote,you are a good nigerian. You are not like others who carry wealths that can benefit nigerians to overseas countries

  5. Jimoh Abdul

    November 22, 2012 at 7:36 PM

    Y una no put my name?

  6. Tanimu Bilal

    November 22, 2012 at 8:29 PM

    What a dream.

  7. sandra

    November 22, 2012 at 9:31 PM

    May God continue to increase Aliko Dangote in all his aspects of life,thru him many lives have been transformed positively.i pray for a resounding health for u always

  8. Apostle Victory oddiri

    November 22, 2012 at 11:54 PM

    Deuterenomy 8 vs 18 asserts that prosperity is biblical

  9. Sunyjose Oche

    November 23, 2012 at 5:20 AM

    clean business is good.

  10. Abah Emmanuel

    November 23, 2012 at 6:13 AM

    Splendid effort. But Is money actually a yardstick 4 measuring riches

  11. Emmy

    November 23, 2012 at 6:25 AM

    Y dnt u indicate der country also….?

  12. Mustapha Yahaya

    November 23, 2012 at 7:10 AM

    How many of them were not aided by their respective governments.

  13. Joego

    November 23, 2012 at 7:17 AM

    Thank God 4 ppl lyk dangote bt is any of eternity

  14. Orkuma stephen

    November 23, 2012 at 9:01 AM

    Thank God for their wealth.The question now is”How many people have these rich top men given Scholarship,and aided in one way or the other”?Richness is not about making savings to break record, but about the number of Lives you have touch.

  15. Pere barango

    November 23, 2012 at 10:32 AM

    Day omit my name

  16. IBRO GEOGRAPHY

    November 23, 2012 at 11:42 AM

    GOD will continue to help u (INSHA ALLAH)continue the good extablishment in your country

  17. Ango Daniel

    November 23, 2012 at 7:10 PM

    the closest person to dangote is half as wealthy as he is, na wa o.

  18. ibrahim

    November 23, 2012 at 10:01 PM

    Money is sweet…but GOD is sweetest…..I pray u all make heaven

  19. Ade

    November 24, 2012 at 5:10 AM

    Well, al d bes t to dem al

  20. Smoga

    November 24, 2012 at 5:12 AM

    Aw many impacts av been made 2ru dem. U included

  21. kenneth

    November 24, 2012 at 3:46 PM

    Govt helpd dangote, but thank God for him

  22. Luka Verse S.

    November 25, 2012 at 8:26 PM

    May de Almighty God grant Dangote long life, more blessings to continue with de good work. Sir, Nigerians are indeed proud of u. Bt hw i wish i get N1,000, 000 out of money nd fight poverty. Thank God 4 de achievements so far.

  23. chinelo biafra

    March 5, 2013 at 1:09 PM

    Return biafra its money Nigeria! You loot and destroy your countries at the expense of African blood! Shame on all of you! I WANT MY MONEY BACK NOW! 100 years Nigeria I am coming for what is mine!

  24. Evangelist famubode James

    March 9, 2013 at 10:37 AM

    A wealth without Jesus is vanity upon vanity,

  25. Ibrahim Toki

    March 11, 2013 at 10:40 PM

    Keep going Richest dudes , no later comer !

  26. Desguy

    March 13, 2013 at 7:37 PM

    Am motivated,and a day shall come when my name will be at the top!!!

  27. ms ohio ERANKO

    October 8, 2014 at 6:10 PM

    IT WOULD BE NICE ,IF THESE PEOPLE CAN USE THEIR MONEY TO WIPE OUT ALL THE SLUM IN AFRICA , AS TO GET RID OF EBOLA SOONER,

  28. Oladele A Isaac

    February 27, 2015 at 5:53 PM

    I thank God for the life of all the billionaires, The fact is that they need to help others to grow.

  29. Hauwa

    June 15, 2017 at 2:39 PM

    Pls can u help my family,we are poor

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