Nigerian tycoon Aliko Dangote cement is still the richest black person in the world so far with a fortune estimated at $ 14.4 billion, down from $ 15.7 billion last year. Coincidentally, the second richest black person in the world this year is also Nigerian- Mike Adenuga, a businessman who built a fortune $ 10000000000 on mobile, oil and real estate investments communications. It displaces the Saudi-Ethiopian
Like last year, the Angolan investor Isabel dos Santos, the US media mogul Oprah Winfrey and the Nigerian oil woman Folorunsho Alakija is still the only black female billionaires on the Forbes list of billionaires.
Meet the 11 richest black person on the ground:
Aliko Dangote, 14.4 billion $
Nigeria, sugar, cement and flour
Aliko Dangote Nigeria is the richest man in Africa for the year 8TH. He is the founder and chairman of Dangote Cement, the largest cement producer in the continent. Dangote Cement now owns plants in Cameroon, Ethiopia, Zambia, Tanzania, and produces more than 30 million metric tons annually. Him his conglomerate, Dangote Group, also business interests in sugar, flour and salt production.