Aliko Dangote is a Nigerian business magnate, investor, and owner of the Dangote Group, which has interests in commodities in Nigeria and other African countries. Dangote is the richest in Africa, and is ranked as one of the richest people in the world. He surpassed Saudi-Ethiopian billionaire Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi in 2013 by over $2.6 billion to become the world’s richest person of African descent.
Aliko Dangote has an estimated net worth of $19.0 billion.
Date of birth:
April 10, 1957
Source of wealth:
Owner of Dangote Group