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Top 10 Richest Politicians In Nigeria And Their Net Worth 2020

1. IBRAHIM BABANGIDA

Biography

General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida popularly known as IBB, is a Nigerian statesman and military general who served as military President of Nigeria from 1985 until his resignation in 1993. He also served as the Chief of Army Staff from January 1984 to August 1985.

Born: 17 August 1941 (age 78 years), Minna

Spouse: Maryam Babangida (m. 1969–2009)

Party: People's Democratic Party

Children: Mohammed Babangida, Aisha Babangida, Halima Babangida.

Education: Naval Postgraduate School (1980)

NET WORTH: $50Billion.

2. IFEANYI UBAH

Biography

Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, is a Nigerian businessman, entrepreneur and currently the Senator, representing Anambra South at the Nigerian senate and CEO of Capital Oil, which he founded in 2001.

Born: 3 September 1971 (age 48 years), Otolo, Nnewi

Spouse: Uchenna Ubah

Children: 5

Siblings: Vivian Uju

Parents: Alphonsus Ubah, Patty Ubah.

NET WORTH: $1.7 Billion.

3. OLUSEGUN OBASANJO

Biography

Chief General Olusegun Mathew Okikiola Aremu Obasanjo, GCFR, is a Nigerian military and political leader who served as military head of state from 1976 to 1979 and later as President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007. Ideologically a Nigerian nationalist, he was a member of the People's Democratic Party.

Born: 5 March 1937 (age 82 years), Abeokuta

Presidential term: 29 May 1999 – 29 May 2007

Children: Iyabo Obasanjo-Bello, Dare Obasanjo, Adeboye Obasanjo, Gbenga Obasanjo.

Education: National Open University Of Nigeria (2016), Defence Services Staff College, more

Spouse: Stella Obasanjo.

NET WORTH: $1.6 Billion

4. BOLA TINUBU

Biography

Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu is a Nigerian politician who was elected senator for the Lagos West Constituency in Lagos State, Nigeria in 1993. The election was just prior to a military take-over in December 1993.

Born: 29 March 1952 (age 67 years), Lagos

Full name: Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Spouse: Oluremi Tinubu

Children: Oluwaseyi Tinubu, Jide Tinubu, Folashade Tinubu-Ojo, Seyi Tinubu, more

Books: A toast to excellence

Education: Richard J. Daley College, Chicago State University.

NET WORTH : $1.5 Billion.

5. ROCHAS OKOROCHA

Biography

Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha is a Nigerian politician of Igbo extraction from Imo State. Okorocha is a former governor and the senator representing Imo West Senatorial district at the 9th Nigerian .

Born: 22 September 1962 (age 57 years), Ideato South

Spouse: Nneoma Nkechi Okorocha

Parents: Ezinne Josephine Okorocha

Children: Uloma Okorocha, Aham Okorocha, Uju Okorocha, Amen Rochas Okorocha, more

Education: Varsity Innovative Media (1993–1994).

Siblings: Okechukwu Okorocha

NET WORTH: $1.5 Billion.

6. ATIKU ABUBAKAR

Biography

Atiku Abubakar GCON is a Nigerian politician, businessman, philanthropist and presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party at the 2019 Nigerian general election. He served as the 11th vice-president of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007 under the presidency of Olusegun Obasanjo.

Born: 25 November 1946 (age 73 years), Jada

Previous office: Vice President of Nigeria (1999–2007)

Spouse: Fatima Abubakar (m. 1986), Princess Ruqayyat (m. 1983).

Children: Fatima Abubakar, Asmau Abubakar, Hadiza Abubakar, Ahmed Abubakar, more

Books: Making Good Things Happen: The Atiku Abubakar Policy Document, more

Education: Ahmadu Bello University (1967–1969).

NET WORTH: $1.4 Billion

7. ADAMU MU'AZU

Biography

Alhaji Ahmadu Adamu Mu'azu is a retired governor. He was the governor of Bauchi State in Nigeria from 29 May 1999 to 29 May 2007. He is former PDP National Working Committee chairman. Born in Boto, Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area of Bauchi State, Mu'azu attended primary school from 1962 to 1968.

Born: 11 June 1955 (age 64 years), Bauchi

Education: Ahmadu Bello University

Children: Bara’atu Muazu, Badriyya Mu'azu.

NET WORTH: $802 Million

8. DINO MELAYE

Biography

Dino Melaye is a Nigerian politician, a Senator and was a member of the 9th National Assembly, representing Kogi West Senatorial district. Dino is a member of the People’s Democratic Party. He was the Chairman Senate Committee on Federal Capital Territory Abuja. And briefly the Senate Committee Chairman on Aviation.

Born: 1 January 1974 (age 46 years), Kano

Parents: Comfort Melaye

Education: Ahmadu Bello University.

Children: Destiny Okiki Oluwajomiloju Dino-Melaye.

Books: Antidotes for Corruption: The Nigerian Story

Siblings: Samuel Melaye.

NET WORTH: $802 Million

9. ROTIMI AMAECHI

Biography

Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi is a Nigerian politician who served as the fifth Governor of Rivers State from 2007 to 2015 and serves currently as the Nigerian Minister for Transportation. He was re-elected for a second term on 26 April 2011.

Born: 27 May 1965 (age 54 years), Ikwerre

Spouse: Judith Amaechi (m. 1993)

Education: University of Port Harcourt

Previous office: Governor of Rivers State (2007–2015)

Party: All Progressives Congress

Children: Chimkamkpa Amaechi, Lemchi Amaechi, Obinna Amaechi.

NET WORTH: $780 Million.

10. BEN MURRAY BRUCE

Biography

Benedict Murray-Bruce, OON is a Nigerian business magnate and politician. He is the founder of Silverbird Group. A member of the People's Democratic Party, he was elected to the Senate of Nigeria in March 2015 where he currently represents the Bayelsa East constituency, in Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

Born: 17 February 1956 (age 63 years), Lagos

Nationality: Nigerian

Spouse: Evelyn Murray-Bruce

Siblings: Willie Murray-Bruce, Billy Murray-Bruce, Guy Murray-Bruce, Michael Murray-Bruce.

Parents: Mullighan Murray-Bruce, Margaret Murray-Bruce

Children: Jonathan Murray-Bruce, Jasmine Murray-Bruce, Jared Murray-Bruce.

NET WORTH: $715 Million.

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