The wealthiest man in Africa, Aliko Dangote GCON has always been a serious-minded businessman. Even at his young age, he would sell candies to make a profit out of it.
He has a global empire to his name —his company Dangote started as a small firm in 1977 and he later expanded the company as a result of the large profit his company experienced.
- In 2011, Dangote became the richest man in Africa when his net worth leapt to 1.2 billion. This was a huge feat for Aliko Dangote.
Fast forward, transforming Dangote’s current net worth which is $8.1 billion dollars to Naira is quite an outrageous amount, ₦3,086,100,000,000.00.
Translating the above figure to words, Aliko Dangote is currently worth three trillion and eighty six billion naira.
Quite a huge sum of money for an African businessman.