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The richest man in Yourba land who is from Oyo state.

Mike Adenuga is the richest man in Yoruba land and also the second richest man in Nigeria with the estimated net worth of $7.2 billion.

Michael Adeniyi Agbolade Ishola Adenuga was born in Ibadan on July 29, 1953. He has his primary education at Ibadan grammar school, Ibadan. Before he made it, he was a taxi driver. He used the money he earned to sponsor himself to university abroad. He graduated from the Northwestern Oklahoma and Pace university in the US where he obtained degrees in business administration.

His business started booming in 1990 after he received his drilling license to dig oil from shallow waters at Ondo state.

Mike Adenuga has many other businesses in different sectors within and outside the country aside his telecommunication company and Conoil.

Mike Adenuga has been on the list of the Africa's richest man for years due to his investment in many businesses.

He presently has different landed properties, exotic cars, great mansion and a private jet worth millions of dollars. His net worth is estimated to $7.2 billion.

He has received many awards. He won the 'companion of the star of Ghana'. He was awarded the title because of his large investment in the West Africa countries.

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