Aliko Dangote Net Worth Currently Is 13 Billion USD, Africa`s Richest Man 2017
Do you care to know how much Aliko Dangote is worth? Read on. According to Forbes ranking of top billionaires in Africa, the richest man in Africa who topped the list is Aliko Dangote. He is also ranked the 51st richest person in the world.aliko-dangote-net-worthAliko Dangote is a Nigerian business man, born on April 10, 1957.
He owns the Dangote Group which operates mostly in African countries like Nigeria, Benin, Togo, Cameroon, South Africa, Ghana, Zambia and Tanzania. Dangote Group of companies is seen as the largest industrial conglomerate in West Africa empolying a work force of over 12,000 people. His company currently owns salt factories, flour mills and in Nigeria,is the major importer of pasta, fish, rice, fertilizer and cement. Dangote is also into real estate, oil and gas, banking and transport.
Dangote entered into the world’s richest list in 2014 as the 23rd richest person in the world. One popular information on dangote is that he had interest in business since he was in primary school. Dangote Group of companies started in 1977,being the main supplier and distributor of groundnut. In 2015, Dangote Cement launched some new plants in Cameroon, Zambia, Ethopia and Tanzania which later became Africa’s largest supplier and distributor of cement.
Aliko Dangote’s net worth is $13 Billion USD this 2017.