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Top 6 richest men and women in Nigeria

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Nigeria is blessed with business invested men and women. Here is a list of the top 6 richest men in Nigeria. The list also covers some richest women in Nigeria.

Nigeria is also blessed with enormous natural wealth and resources, and as you will see down this list of top 6 richest men in Nigeria, some of these rich men made their wealth on Crude oil business and some other natural resources.

Here are the top 6 list of the richest Nigerian men and women currently making waves in the country and the world at large.

1. Aliko Dangote – Net worth of $9 Billion

The no 1 richest man and person in Nigeria is Aliko Dangote with a net worth of around $9 billion. Aliko Dangote tops our list of the top 1 richest men in Nigeria.

Aliko Dangote, the richest man in Nigeria, is also the richest man in Africa.

Aliko Dangote, an ethnic of Hausa Muslim from Kano State, was born on the 10th of April 1957 into a wealthy Muslim family, the son of Mohammed Dangote and Mariya Sanusi Dantata, the daughter of Sanusi Dantata.

2. Mike Adenuga – Net worth of $6.2 billion

Michael Adeniyi Agbolade Ishola Adenuga is the second richest man in Nigeria with a net worth of around $6.2 billion.

Michael Adeniyi Agbolade Ishola Adenuga was born on the 29th of April, 1953 to Oloye Michael Agbolade Adenuga Snr and Omoba Juliana Oyindamola Adenuga, in Ibadan, Oyo State.

3. Abdulsamad Rabiu – Net worth of $3.2 billion

Abdulsamad Rabiu is the third richest man in Nigeria with a net worth of around 3.2 billion US dollars.

Abdulsamad Rabiu was born into a wealthy family on the 4th of August, 1960, in Kano State. His father, late Khalifah Isyaku Rabiu was one of Nigeria’s foremost industrialist in the northern states of Nigeria in the 1970s and 1980s.

4. Femi Otedola – Net worth of $1.8 billion

Our no 4th on the list is no other person than Femi Otedola. Femi Otedola is the 4th richest man in Nigeria, with a net worth of around $1.8 billion.

Femi Otedola born on 4th November 1962, is a Nigerian businessman,

 

5. Folorunsho Alakija – Net worth of $1billion

The no 5 in our list of top ten richest men and richest women in Nigeria is Folorunsho Alakija. Folorunsho is the richest woman in Nigeria and the 5th richest person in the country with an estimated net worth of around 1 billion U.S dollars.

Folorunsho Alakija is heavily invested in the oil and gas sector of the country, and it is one of the major reasons she had made it to the list of the top 6 richest men and women in Nigeria.

6. Uzoma Dozie – Net worth of $1 billion

The no 6 in our list of top ten richest men and richest women in Nigeria is Uzoma Dozie. Uzoma Dozie is Nigeria’s 5th richest man with an estimated net worth of around 1 billion US dollars.

Dozie was born in 1939 in Egbu village of Owerri.

 


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“They hide their man yet show us their body parts” – Gideon Okeke takes a swipe at female content creators

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“They hide their man yet show us their body parts” – Gideon Okeke takes a swipe at female content creators

Renowned Nollywood actor Gideon Okeke has criticized female content creators on social media for posting pictures of themselves online.

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The former Big Brother Naija housemate pointed out in a lengthy post on his Instagram page how content creators hide their relationships while exposing their most private parts under the guise of making entertainment.

He also talked about how these women use phrases like “My body is my business,” “You can look but can’t touch,” and “You can’t tell a woman what to do with her body” as compliments.

The actor continued, saying that since everyone is a vigilante on the streets, all he is doing is advocating for safer streets and the growth of better men.

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In his words: “Gehs are funny sha. Especially the ones wey be content creators.

Na only Dem go show you pant, show you bra, show you the birthmark wey dey for the side of their left thigh.

Nearly show you their full “Conchas” in the name of content creation. But Dem dey hide their man”.

“MY BODY MY BUSINESS …
Can’t tell a woman what to do
with her body…
You can look but you can’t touch … But we MUST raise Better Men

“A-Bobby, you remember that year
wey be say : to see pant na WORK.
You go Labour in Love before you confirm laps sef… but now?

“JUST SCROLL UP. Or Swipe left.
You nor need to zoom anything sef.

“I nor talk say e no fine o! E fine die!
But na all of us be Vigilante for these streets.

And Na “safer streets” I Dey advocate for…while we attempt to raise BETTER Men. It STILL takes a VILLAGE.

“Wetin be “Imagination” for where SISQO Dey sing “THONG SONG”….? That Thooooooong!

“( Baby Geh, LAUGH Abeg! D thing sef Funny )”.

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“You grew up around a mother who dated Lagos governors and pastors so that’s all you know” – Kemi Olunloyo blasts Priscilla Ojo following her viral statement

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“You grew up around a mother who dated Lagos governors and pastors so that’s all you know” – Kemi Olunloyo blasts Priscilla Ojo following her viral statement

Priscilla Ojo, the daughter of Iyabo Ojo, was severely rebuked by well-known journalist Kemi Olunloyo for declaring that she will never date a man who is less wealthy than her.

Read also: “The gods sabi soldier” — Reactions as Masquerade refuse to touch military man

The young fashionista recently discussed the value of financial matching in dating relationships in a podcast.
She believes that she cannot date someone who is more financially successful than her since he would have to have the same level of drive to support her.

Her statements, however, caused quite a stir online as several people felt them to be highly provocative.

Kemi Olunloyo bashed her, pointing out that her mother dated pastors and governors when she was growing up, so it’s not all her fault but rather the result of her upbringing.

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She wrote …

“No woman is above anyone because of money. You grew up around a mother who dated Lagos governors and pastors, so that’s all you know. Priscilla think outside the box.

Go fix your dru.g problems. A video of you blowing nitrous oxide balloons with the Marlians is about to come out.

Young lady you can’t spike food or drinks with that. Go file charges against Naira Marley. You’re an adult. That’s not your mom’s job. Nothing lasts forever”

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Mr Eazi confirms marital status, opens up on his private wedding to Temi Otedola in Venice

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Mr Eazi confirms marital status, opens up on his private wedding to Temi Otedola in Venice

Afrobeats singer Oluwatosin Oluwole Ajibade, better known as Mr. Eazi, has announced his marriage to Temi Otedola, an actress.

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Mr. Eazi revealed that he is, in fact, married to the billionaire’s daughter in an interview with Naija 102 FM, debunking rumors that he and Temi Otedola were hiding their marriage and wedding.
He says that he didn’t keep their wedding a secret because the music video for his song “Legalize” included footage from their Venice wedding.

The singer claimed that the outfits they wore in the video went beyond simple costumes as he pleaded with viewers to see it again.

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He said: “Who told you it was a secret wedding? Go and watch the video of my song ‘Legalize’ you will get the answer to your question. We shot the video in Venice.

“If you watch the video you will see proofs there. Our outfits weren’t just costumes.

Go and watch the video and you will see everything clearly. It’s just like what painters do, whenever you see their work you will see the message they’re trying to convey.

That’s how it’s with us musicians too”.

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