Many wealthy men are in eastern Nigeria who is currently the richest
Aliko Dagnote is not only the richest man in Nigeria, but also in the entire Africa. Few years ago he possessed a fortune of 23 billion dollars, but presently it got reduced to only $15 billion due to naira inflation and other problems. He is a self-made person, who worked hard and was rewarded by success in life.
Mainly his riches come from gas and oil, as well as sugar refineries and crop growing. He takes the 67th position in the Forbes rating of the richest people in the world. The list of the richest men in Africa also includes another Nigerian - Mike Adenuga. He got $4 billion on his account.