Aliko Dangote, the founder and chairman of Dangote Group, is labelled the richest man in Africa.
Aliko Dangote is worth over 8.1 billion dollars. He owns his wealth to the Dangote group of companies which is known for cement, sugar and salt production which is distributed all over the world.
As rich as the Nigerian business mogul Aliko Dangote is, there is a woman who is 7 times richer than he is. Her name is Mackenzie Scott.
Mackenzie is the ex-wife of Jeff Bezos who is currently the richest man in the world. According to Wikipedia, Mackenzie is worth 57.4 Billion dollars and is currently the richest woman in the world.