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Aliko Dangote

MFR, Order of the Niger
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Dangote at the World Economic Forum, 2011
Aliko Dangote

10 April 1957 (1957-04-10) (age 64)
Kano, Kano State, Nigeria
Nationality Nigerian
Citizenship Nigerian
Education Capital High School, Kano
Alma mater Al-Azhar University, Cairo
Occupation Chairman & CEO, Dangote Group
Years active 1977—present
Known for Richest person on the African continent (2018)
Net worth US$14.1 billion (March 2018)
Spouse(s) married
Children 15
  • Mohammed Dangote (father)
  • Mariya Sanusi Dantata (mother)

Aliko Dangote GCON (born 10 April 1957) is a Nigerian business magnate, investor, and owner of the Dangote Group, which has interests in commodities in Nigeria and other African countries. As of March 2018, he had an estimated net worth of US$14.1 billion.

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