This list of richest politicians in Nigeria 2017 was compiled by the American FBI. It will shock you to know that Nigeria was currently listed first among the top 10 corrupt countries in the world 2017. One wonders where these Nigerian rich politicians got their wealth from.
Would you classify these Nigerian richest politicians among the top billionaires in Nigeria like Dangote, Mike Adenuga, Femi Otedola e.t.c who we know are got their wealth through business and investments or rate them among the corrupt leaders in Nigeria who continually drain the economy of Nigeria at the expense of the suffering masses just to be wealthy.
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Without much ado, below are the list of Richest Politicians in Nigeria 2017 and their Net Worth as revealed by the FBI
1. Rochas Okorocha – $1.4 billion
2. Kwankwaso – $1.15 billion
3. Shettima – $1.1 billion
4. Nyako – 805 million
5. Ibrahim – $798 million
6. Amaechi – $757 million
8. Abdulaziz – $626 million
9. Oshiomole – $625 million
10. Aregbesola – $513 million
11. Almakura – $510 million
12. Wamako – $476 million
13. Fashola – $448 million
14. Amosun – $442 million
15. Ahmed- $437 million
16. Ajimobi – $422 million
Who is the richest politician in Nigeria? Facts
Rochas Okorocha is the wealthiest politician in Nigeria and he hails from Imo State. Some might argue that Bola Ahmed Tinubu should be the richest or even first on the list, but the assets and wealth of Rochas when compared with Tinubu speaks other wise. Rochas Okorocha’s net worth is $1.4 billion. To know more about him or his biography, check HERE.
The current party of Nigeria’s richest politician is the All Progressive Congress (APC). Rochas Okorocha ventured into the business of selling used equipment at an early stage. It was doing this business that he claimed he made his very first million US dollars that made him very rich.
From the above list, you can see that Rochas Okorocha is the richest politician in Nigeria. Well, those are the list of richest politicians in Nigeria as released by the American FBI. What do you think about the list?