Dangote, 3 Other Nigerians Make Forbes’ 2024 Billionaires List


Forbes has listed Nigerian businessmen, Aliko Dangote, Mike Adenuga, Abdulsamad Rabiu and Femi Otedola, as the top richest Nigerians in 2024.

Dangote’s fortune rose to $13.4billion, Adenuga fortune stood at $6.7 billion, while Rabiu and Otedola achieved a fortune of $5.2 billion and $1.4 billion in 2024, respectively.

Aliko Dangote is the richest man in Africa and the richest Black man in the world, with an estimated networth of around $13.4 billion in 2024. His business empire, Dangote Group, is one of the largest private-sector employers in Nigeria as well as the most valuable conglomerate in West Africa.

Mike Adenuga is a Nigerian billionaire businessman, his company Globacom is Nigeria’s second-largest telecom operator and also has presence in Ghana and Benin Republic. He owns stakes in the Equitorial Trust Bank and the oil exploration firm Conoil (formerly Consolidated Oil Company). Forbes estimated his networth at $6.7 billion in 2024.

Abdulsamad Rabiu is a Nigerian…

Source: Leadership Newspaper