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“This is Not True” – Billionaire Folorunsho Alakija is NOT Contesting for the Lagos State Governorship in 2015

“This is Not True” – Billionaire Folorunsho Alakija is NOT Contesting for the Lagos State Governorship in 2015

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Don’t expect Folorunsho Alakija… to hit the streets of Lagos to campaign for the seat of the Governor.
Africa’s richest woman was the centre of media buzz when posters of her in parts of Lagos were seen that she plans

Kenya Moore is Dating a Nigerian Business Mogul! All You Need to Know about the Hush-Hush Relationship

Kenya Moore is Dating a Nigerian Business Mogul! All You Need to Know about the Hush-Hush Relationship

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

“Nigerian men are very successful, and confident and those are the type of men I am attracted to”
Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kenya Moore has more than a thing or two for our Naija brothers. OK! Nigeria Magazine… presents

The “Slick Oil Baroness” Folorunsho Alakija covers Forbes Woman Africa Magazine’s December 2013/January 2014 Issue

The “Slick Oil Baroness” Folorunsho Alakija covers Forbes Woman Africa Magazine’s December 2013/January 2014 Issue

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Africa’s self made billionaire Folorunsho Alakija covers Forbes Africa Woman Magazine…‘s December 2013/January 2014 issue.
The Nigerian oil mogul who is reportedly the richest black woman in the world, is all smiles on the cover in a sequined multi-coloured

Aliko Dangote is Still the #OgaattheTop as Ventures Africa lists the Top 55 African Billionaires

Aliko Dangote is Still the #OgaattheTop as Ventures Africa lists the Top 55 African Billionaires

Monday, October 7th, 2013

Will the real billionaires please stand up! Ventures Africa… magazine has jumped into the rich list arena by publishing their inaugural ranking of the richest people in Africa today.
 According to Ventures Africa, there are 55 legitimate dollar-billionaires in sub-Saharan

Celebrating 100 Years of Inspiring Nigerian Women! Exclusive Photos of Patience Jonathan, Oluchi Orlandi, Folorunsho Alakija, Rita Dominic, Bola Shagaya & More at the Event in Lagos

Celebrating 100 Years of Inspiring Nigerian Women! Exclusive Photos of Patience Jonathan, Oluchi Orlandi, Folorunsho Alakija, Rita Dominic, Bola Shagaya & More at the Event in Lagos

Friday, May 17th, 2013

Last month, a two-day conference tagged 100 Years of the Nigerian Woman: Achieving 50/50 by 2020 took place at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event was sponsored by Folorunsho Alakija… and it is part of the 

Spotted! Aliko Dangote, P-Square, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Chinedu “Aki” Ikedieze, Folorunsho Alakija & more Dine at President Jonathan’s Delegates Dinner in Cape Town, SA

Spotted! Aliko Dangote, P-Square, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Chinedu “Aki” Ikedieze, Folorunsho Alakija & more Dine at President Jonathan’s Delegates Dinner in Cape Town, SA

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Amid the tense bilateral relations between Nigeria & South Africa, the Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan, according to Ventures Nigeria, flew out ‘to South Africa to discuss ways to boost trade relations between Africa’s two biggest economies’. …So, as part

Forbes Names Isabel dos Santos, Daughter of Angola’s President as Africa’s First Woman Billionaire | Has Another Woman taken Folorunsho Alakija’s Title?

Forbes Names Isabel dos Santos, Daughter of Angola’s President as Africa’s First Woman Billionaire | Has Another Woman taken Folorunsho Alakija’s Title?

Sunday, January 27th, 2013

US financial magazine, Forbes, has named Isabel dos Santos…, eldest daughter of Angola’s president, as Africa’s first female billionaire. According to Forbes, the 40 year-old has pushed her net worth over the $1 billion mark. She has shares

EFCC Arrests Aides of Nigerian Billionaire Folorunsho Alakija for Fraud

EFCC Arrests Aides of Nigerian Billionaire Folorunsho Alakija for Fraud

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Vincent & Florence Ayewah
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has announced the arrest of an aide of Folorunsho Alakija…, Chief Executive Officer, The Rose of Sharon, a Non-Governmental Organization, Vincent Ayewah and six others in a

Nigerian Billionaire Oil Tycoon, Folorunsho Alakija replaces Oprah Winfrey as the World’s Richest Black Woman – Ventures Africa

Nigerian Billionaire Oil Tycoon, Folorunsho Alakija replaces Oprah Winfrey as the World’s Richest Black Woman – Ventures Africa

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

Ever since her mention in the recent Forbes Africa feature as one of the richest women in Africa, Nigerian billionaire oil tycoon, Fashion designer and philanthropist, Folorunsho Alakija… has captured the attention of many as someone to watch out for.

Aliko Dangote Tops Forbes Africa’s 40 Richest List – 11 Other Nigerian Business Moguls, including Mike Adenuga, Folorunsho Alakija, Hakeem Belo-Osagie & Jim Ovia also Make the List

Aliko Dangote Tops Forbes Africa’s 40 Richest List – 11 Other Nigerian Business Moguls, including Mike Adenuga, Folorunsho Alakija, Hakeem Belo-Osagie & Jim Ovia also Make the List

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

For the second year running, Nigerian business mogul, Aliko Dangote tops Forbes Africa’s 40 Richest… list with a net worth of $ 12billion from $10.1 billion in November 2011.
According to Forbes, most of his net worth lies in publicly