Forbes Lists African 2019 Billionaires

Forbes has released the full list of the Richest Men in Africa 2019. Aliko Dangote still remains the number 1. He, however, lost almost $2bn compared to his last year’s worth. The list was released on Wednesday.

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1 Aliko Dangote $10.3 B; Age – 61; Source of Wealth: cement, sugar, flour

2 Mike Adenuga $9.2 B; Age – 65. telecom, oil

3 Nicky Oppenheimer $7.3 B; Age – 73. diamonds

4 Nassef Sawiris $6.3 B; Age – 57. construction, chemicals

5 Johann Rupert $5.3 B; Age – 68. luxury goods

6 Issad Rebrab $3.7 B; Age – 75. food

7 Naguib Sawiris $2.9 B; Age – 64. telecom

8 Koos Bekker $2.3 B; Age – 66. media, investments

8 Isabel dos Santos $2.3 B; Age – 45. investments

8 Mohamed Mansour $2.3 B; Age – 70. diversified

8 Strive Masiyiwa $2.3 B; Age – 57. telecom

8 Patrice Motsepe $2.3 B; Age – 56. mining

13 Aziz Akhannouch $2.1 B; Age – 58. petroleum, diversified

14 Mohammed Dewji $1.9 B; Age – 43. diversified

15 Othman Benjelloun $1.7 B; Age – 86. banking, insurance

16 Abdulsamad Rabiu $1.6 B; Age – 58. cement, sugar

17 Yasseen Mansour $1.5 B; Age – 57. diversified

18 Youssef Mansour $1.2 B; Age – 73. diversified

19 Folorunsho Alakija $1.1 B; Age – 68. oil

19 Michiel Le Roux $1.1 B; Age – 69. banking