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Top Ten Richest Men In Africa— 2018

Meet Africa's billionaires. What do you think about them?


List of top ten richest men in Africa, their ages and countries of birth.


Aliko Dangote
Aliko Dangote
1. Aliko Dangote
Country: Nigeria
Age: 60
Owner of the Dangote Group, the largest multi-industry in West Africa, with products including cement, salt, flour, sugar, packaging materials.
Net Worth: $12.2 billion

Nicky Oppenheimer
Russia's president, Vadmir Putin on the left with Nicky Oppenheimer on the right 
2. Nicky Oppenheimer.
Country: South Africa
Age: 72
Businessman and philanthropist. Formerly the chairman of De Beers diamond mining company, and its trading company.
Net Worth: $7.7 billion


Johann Rupert
Johann Rupert
3. Johann Rupert
Country: South Africa.
Age: 67
Chief executive officer of Compagnie Financiere Richemont, manufacturers and dealers of luxury goods.
Net Worth: $7.2 billion


Nassef Sawiris
Nassef Sawiris
4. Nassef Sawiris
Country: Egypt
Age: 57
CEO of Orascom Construction Industries
Net Worth: $6.8 billion


Mike Adenuga
Mike Adenuga
5. Mike Adenuga
Country: Nigeria
Age: 64
Founder of Globacom Telecom (Glo)
Net Worth: $5.3 billion


Issad Rebrab
Issad Rebrab
6. Issad Rebrab
Country: Algeria
Age: 73
CEO of Cevital  Industrial Group
Net Worth: $4.3 billion


Naguib Sawiris
Naguib Sawiris
7. Naguib Sawiris
Country: Egypt
Age: 63
Chairman of Orasom Telecom Media And Technology Holding
Net Worth: $4.1 billion


Koos Bekker
Koos Bekker
8. Koos Bekker
Country: South Africa
Age: 65
Chairman of Naspers Media Group
Net Worth : $2.8 billion


Mohamed Mansour
Mohamed Mansour
9. Mohamed Mansour
Country: Egypt
Age: 70
Chairman of Mansour Group, largest General Motors dealers in the world.
Net Worth: $2.7 billion


Patrice Motsepe
Patrice Motsepe
10. Patrice Motsepe
Country: South Africa
Age: 56
Executive chairman of African Rainbow Minerals.
Net Worth: $2.5 billion