Nigerian Dangote Reclaims Top Spot on Forbes African Richest Men’s List

Dangote Rank In World Richest

Aliko Dangote, the prominent Nigerian billionaire, has once again secured his status as the wealthiest individual in Africa, as per the latest data from Forbes Real-Time Billionaires.

Recent reports from WISELOADED highlighted the brief period where South African magnate Johann Rupert temporarily held the top position, surpassing Dangote.

However, as of the January 8 rankings, Dangote’s net worth saw an uptick, reaching $10.1 billion, a $10 million increase, while Rupert’s wealth decreased to $10 billion from $10.7 billion as of January 30, 2023.

Dangote, leading the Dangote Group, holds the 191st position on Forbes’ global list, with Rupert following closely at 197th place worldwide.

This dynamic shift in fortunes emphasizes Dangote’s resilience in maintaining his stature as Africa’s wealthiest individual. Stay tuned for further updates on the ever-evolving rankings within the global billionaire landscape.

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