Forbes' Black Billionaires 2013

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  • Aliko Dangote
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Aliko Dangote, Nigeria — $16.1 billion

Africa’s richest man earned his fortune in commodities trading nearly three decades ago. He controls Dangote Group, which has interests in commodities ranging from sugar refineries, flour milling, salt processing and cement plants across Africa.


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