Without a doubt, The richest African men have become considerably wealthier this year, despite the Covid-19 crisis that happened last year. However, it seems that these wealthy men are not dropping anytime soon as they have continued to grow their wealth over the years. As we all know that African countries are one of the most hardworking countries in the world, despite the large population in Africa. In this article, am going to show you 3 African Countries That Produced The Top 5 Richest Men In Africa.
1. Nigeria (2)
Nigeria is an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, blessed with several natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. According to statistics, Nigeria has over 211 million population which spread around the whole nation. Nigeria is among the African countries that produced some of the richest men in Africa. Some of these men are Aliko Dangote who is the richest among them, and Mike Adenuga. These 2 men occupy the top 5 richest men in Africa.
2. Egypt (1)
Egypt is an African country that links northeast Africa with the Middle East, dates to the time of the pharaohs. Egypt is well-known for the Pyramids, Sahara Desert, and Nile River. It's recognized for its ruins, ancient places, and areas of world wonders. Egypt is among the African countries that produced the top 5 richest men in Africa. His name is Onsi Sawaris, he is an Egyptian businessman who is not popular like his brother, Naguib. Forbes revealed that he had a wealth of almost $5bn in April 2020. Nevertheless, it is now estimated to be $9bn (+80%).
3. South Africa (2)
South Africa is a nation on the southernmost tip of the African continent, marked by so many unique ecosystems. It is also popularly known for its different topography, wonderful natural glamour, and cultural diversity, all of which have made the country a desired place for tourists. South Africa is among the top 3 African countries that produced the top 5 richest men in Africa. Some of these people are Johann Rupert, who is a South African-born entrepreneur, also the eldest son of business mogul Anton Rupert and his wife Huberte. The second person is Nicky Oppenheimer who is the 3rd richest man in Africa. According to Forbes, Johann Rupert is currently worth $7.1bn.
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