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5 Richest Women in Nigeria And How They Achieve Their Success

There are a lot of rich people across Nigeria, who are well known in Africa and the world. They are both women, big wigs in businesses and serving politicians.

God has provided Nigeria with famous financiers, and businessmen.

In this list you will find the names of 5 richest women in Nigeria.

1. Folorunso Alakija

Alakija is a successful businessman, who has raised billions of naira. She is currently the richest woman in Nigeria and the second richest woman in Africa.

The 69-year-old was a philanthropist. She is also the Vice President of Famfa Oil Limited.

2. Hajia Bola Shagaya

Shagaya is the managing director of Practiol Limited, one of Nigeria's leading importers.

She was working with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) before starting her own business in 1983.

3. Daisy Danjuma.

Danjuma is a lawyer who has returned to politics. She is the 3rd richest woman in Nigeria. She held the Senate seat of Edo south between 2003 and 2007.

The 68-year-old woman holds the chairmanship of SAPETRO. Daisy is currently a member of the Nigerian Bar Association. Daisy is one of Nigeria's richest women.

4. Fifi Ejindu

Fifi is a big businesswoman, and she specializes in house painting. She is the 4th richest woman in Nigeria.

She is currently involved in the oil and gas industry. A successful businesswoman and philanthropist, she was the granddaughter of King James Ekpo Bassey, of Cobham, Calabar.

5. Dr Stella Okoli

Dr Stella is a senior pharmacist and owner of Emzor Pharmaceuticals. She is a woman who often helps the poor and needy, helping them with medicine and health care. She holds the chair of MAN. She is the 5th richest woman in Nigeria.

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