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May 15, 2011

Spotlight – Aliko Dangote

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Written by: rhumnoir
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Want to know the what definition of Black Wealth is? – Google Mr. Aliko Dangote. Dangote is the Chairman and CEO of the Dangote Group, started in 1977 as a small trading company, now transformed by Dangote into a conglomerate industrial group located in Nigeria, and many other countries within Africa, controlling commodities such as cement and sugar and flour. In 2011, after 34 years of pounding the pavement (no pun intended) Forbes list of wealthiest people gave Dangote the nod as the top African, and 51st overall with a net worth of 13.8 billion. http://www.forbes.com/profile/aliko-dangote.

African Success put together a really good Biography on Dangote which you can view here:
http://www.africansuccess.org/visuFiche.php?id=469&lang=en

BM of the globe, this is truly someone to try to emulate, as Aliko Dangote has shown that perseverance over 3 decades can grow your wealth beyond your wildest dreams.

For more info on Aliko Dangote visit: http://www.dangote-group.com/



About the Author

rhumnoir
I'm not 2nd,3rd,4th, or even 5th in command of WhatBlackMenWant.com - but if something were to happen to the five musketeers ~ then this pot of "GOLD" will be all mine. Drink up ~ Black Rum is crazy!




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One Comment


  1. Glow

    So how did he make his billions? I am not sure



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