Forbes List 2016 Dangote, Adenuga, Otedola, Alakija, Rabiu make list

Crashing economies, rise in dollar, oil price increase, but 5 Nigerians made the list!!!

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Alhaji Aliko Dangote

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Forbes has released its annual list of world top billionaires, and this year, Forbes list 2016 features 1,810 billionaires, 16 persons down the 2015 list, and the combined wealth of $6.48 trillion.

Crashing economies, rise in dollar, oil price increase, but 5 Nigerians made the list!!!

Nigerian Billionaires who made the list include Aliko Dangote, Femi Otedola, Folorunsho Alakija, amd Abdulsamad Rabiu.

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Aliko Dangote

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Read: Top 10 billionaires on earth

Aliko Dangote, founder of the Dangote Group ranked number 51 most richest man in the world with his net worth of $15.1 billion.

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Mike Adenuga

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Mike Adenuga, business tycoon, owns globacom, has shares in Equitorial Trust Bank and conoil. Adenuga is ranked the 103 richest man in the world with his total net worth $10 billion.

Femi Otedola play

Femi Otedola

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Femi Otedola, businessman, entrepreneur, philanthropist and chairman of forte oil. Otedola was ranked as the 1011 richest man in the world with a net worth of $1.8 billion.

Read: Britain, Bill Gates unveil billion dollar initiative to fight disease

Net worth of $1.8billion.

Folorunsho Alakija play

Folorunsho Alakija

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Folorunsho Alakija is a Nigerian businesswoman involved in the fashion, oil and printing industry. Ranked at 1121 richest person in the world with net worth $1.6 billion.

BoI Chairman, Abdulsamad Rabiu play

BoI Chairman, Abdulsamad Rabiu

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Abdulsamad Rabiu is the founder of BUA Group, , a Nigerian conglomerate active in sugar refining, cement production, real estate, logistics and port operations.

Read: See 2015 forbes list here

Rabiu ranked 1577 richest man in the world with a net worth of $1.1 billion

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