4) Theophilus Danjuma – Net Worth: $1.1 Billion
The self made Nigerian billionaire resides in Abuja. He is a retired Nigerian general. He served as the defense minister of Nigeria. He is the chairman of South Atlantic Petroleum.
3) Folorunsho Alakija – Net Worth: $1.9 Billion
This 63 year old self made billionaire is the second richest woman in Africa. She controls Famfa Oil, which pumps about 200,000 barrels a day. Her tailoring company Supreme Stitches has many elite clients. She founded the Rose of Sharon Foundation in 2008. This foundation helps widows and orphans.