I did not inherit any money from my father, i built my empire from scratch – Dangote
Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has revealed in a new interview that he did not inherit any penny from his father but rather built his empire from scratch.
Aliko Dangote is valued at $14B by Forbes making him the 95th richest person in the world. He has the largest cement company in Africa and his refinery in Ibeju-Lekki when completed is set to be one of the largest in the world.
He noted that his father was also rich but he did not allow the wealthy to get into his head as he strove to build his.
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