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By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Mar 17th, 2013
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Nigeria is home to a pair of billionaires, cement king Aliko Dangote and oil and telecom magnate Mike Adenuga. The two are worth a combined $20.8 billion, or nearly $7.3 billion more than the GDP of neighboring Niger. In terms of average net worth, Nigeria’s billionaires are the richest on the planet...
By IndepthAfrica
In Analysis
Oct 17th, 2012
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When we think of the world’s all-time richest people, names like Bill Gates, Warren Buffet and John D Rockefeller immediately come to mind. But few would have thought, or even heard of, Mansa Musa I of Mali – the obscure 14th century African king who was today named the richest person in all history....
By benim
In Business
Mar 10th, 2011
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Ethiopia’s richest man, Billionaire Mohammed Al Amoudi has been ranked 63rd richest person in the world with a net worth of $12.3 Billion, an increase from the previous year. But Al Amoudi has lost his title as the World’s richest black person for the first time in almost a decade. That t...
By benim
In Egypt
Feb 14th, 2011
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Cairo – Switzerland has frozen whatever assets Hosni Mubarak and his associates may have there, and anti-corruption campaigners are demanding the same of other countries. But experts say hunting for the deposed Egyptian leader’s purported hidden wealth – let alone recovering it R...