Isabel Dos Santos Net Worth: $3.4 Billion
List of Top 10 Richest Women in Africa And Their Net Worth
Gone are the days when women were regarded or considered as the weaker vessels, and they are naturally the fragile ones and regarded as specialists only in the kitchen. It used to be a norm when less was expected from them in the society, Thumbs up to all the ladies as we bring to you the top ten women listed in this post. They broke out of the norm and can walk with their heads held high both in Africa and the world.
1. Isabel Dos Santos
Isobel Dos Santos is the billionaire daughter of former Angolan president Jose Eduardo Dos Santos. She has investments in luxury goods, real estate, banking and she’s on the board of directors for a number of companies in Angola and Portugal. She’s a dogged investor who never misses an investment opportunity and she’s considered the richest Angolan.
Net Worth: $3.7 Billion
2. Folorunsho Alakija
Folorunsho Alakija is the richest woman in Nigeria and she has a very humble beginning as a secretary who has a passion for fashion design. Her fashion design company Supreme Stitches renders services to the social elites. She is the Executive Director of FAMFA Oil and Gas and she’s a philanthropist.
Net Worth: $2.5 Billion
3. Hajia Bola Shagaya
The Nigerian billionaire is the CEO of Bolmus Group International, a company with interests in real estate, oil & gas and banking. She’s an esteemed board member of Unity Bank PLC and she’s a good friend of former head of state, Ibrahim Babaginda and former first lady, Patience Jonathan.
Net Worth: $850 Million READ MORE