"Let me tell you this and I want to really emphasize it. Nothing is going to help Nigeria like Nigerians bringing back their money. If you give me $5 billion today, I will invest everything here in Nigeria. Let us put our heads together and work" – Aliko Dangote.
Being the richest man in a country is one thing, but being the richest in the entire continent is something else. Aliko Dangote is today the richest man in Africa due to his investments in various commodities through his brand, Dangote Group. He is now the world’s richest man of African descent too.