Alhaji Aliko Dangote is the wealthiest of them all.
16 Oct 2013 05:00 Africa/Lagos
Wealth-X Reveals Africa's Wealthiest UHNW Individuals
SINGAPORE, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The wealthiest man in Africa is Nigeria's Aliko Mohammed Dangote, a self-made business tycoon with a personal fortune of US$17 billion. He leads the Wealth-X list of Africa's wealthiest individuals, which is primarily dominated by South Africans and Egyptians.
With a combined fortune of US$73.2 billion, these 10 individuals account for 0.4 percent of Africa's ultra high net worth (UHNW) population but over 20 percent of the UHNW wealth in the region.
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