Tagged ‘Forbes Africa’

“The Amazons to Watch” – Tara Fela-Durotoye, Folake Folarin-Coker & Ola Orekunrin listed among Forbes’ 20 Young Power Women in Africa

“The Amazons to Watch” – Tara Fela-Durotoye, Folake Folarin-Coker & Ola Orekunrin listed among Forbes’ 20 Young Power Women in Africa

Friday, December 6th, 2013

Forbes recently released its 20 Young Power Women in Africa list and 3 Nigerians make the cut.
They include the creative director of beauty brand House of Tara Tara Fela-Durotoye, designer extraordinaire Folake Folarin-Coker… and founder of Flying Doctors

Born with a Silver Spoon, Abdulsamad Rabiu turned his Millions into Billions! Check out the November 2013 Edition of Forbes Africa with “Africa’s Newest Billionaire”

Born with a Silver Spoon, Abdulsamad Rabiu turned his Millions into Billions! Check out the November 2013 Edition of Forbes Africa with “Africa’s Newest Billionaire”

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

It is with pleasure that we introduce you to ‘Africa’s Newest Billionaire’. According to the November edition of Forbes Africa, this 53 year old business mogul, Abdulsamad Rabiu…, is Africa’s Newest Billionaire.

Here’s an excerpt from the feature:

“It will Provide a Platform for Amazing Women in Africa doing Extraordinary Things”! Forbes Africa Launches FA Life & FA Woman Magazines

“It will Provide a Platform for Amazing Women in Africa doing Extraordinary Things”! Forbes Africa Launches FA Life & FA Woman Magazines

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Following the success of Forbes Africa, the Pan-African publication has launched 2 more sub-sects of its Magazine – Forbes Africa Life & Forbes Africa Woman….
The magazines which were launched yesterday, the 1st of October 2013, looks to

“I Had an Idea, I Didn’t Have a Laptop” Young Nigerian Billionaire Ladi Delano Speaks to Forbes Africa in its September 2013 Edition

“I Had an Idea, I Didn’t Have a Laptop” Young Nigerian Billionaire Ladi Delano Speaks to Forbes Africa in its September 2013 Edition

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

The last time we ran a story on Nigerian entrepreneur Ladi Delano on BellaNaija… a lot of our female readers were quite curious about his eligibility for marriage. {See link here}. Fortunately, there’s so much more about Ladi that is

Meet Forbes Africa & Channel O’s Top 10 Most Bankable African Urban Music Artistes – Akon, Don Jazzy, Wizkid, D’banj & More

Meet Forbes Africa & Channel O’s Top 10 Most Bankable African Urban Music Artistes – Akon, Don Jazzy, Wizkid, D’banj & More

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

Who are Africa’s most bankable music stars?
That’s what Forbes Africa is letting us know. Forbes Africa recently partnered with Urban music station Channel O Africa… to create the Top 10 Most Bankable Urban Artistes list.
According to Forbes Africa’s

“The HeArt of Business Leadership”! Photos from the Harvesters Business Leadership Conference Featuring Dr Sam Chand

“The HeArt of Business Leadership”! Photos from the Harvesters Business Leadership Conference Featuring Dr Sam Chand

Monday, August 5th, 2013

Many business people work very hard to achieve their visions and dreams, but lack of valuable information has been identified as a limiting factor in their quest for desirable result“. The recently concluded 3rd edition of Thrive… hosted

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

Who Will Be the Forbes Africa Person of the Year 2012? Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote & Tony Elumelu make the Final Shortlist

Who Will Be the Forbes Africa Person of the Year 2012? Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote & Tony Elumelu make the Final Shortlist

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

The anticipation of the award for the Forbes Africa Person of the Year 2012… is getting more intense as the magazine unveils its final shortlist. After an overwhelming response from its readers, Forbes Africa has presented the top 5 nominations

Forbes Africa Profiles Nigerian Writer, Chibundu Onuzo & Kenyan Activist Ory Okolloh in its August 2012 “Women’s Issue”

Forbes Africa Profiles Nigerian Writer, Chibundu Onuzo & Kenyan Activist Ory Okolloh in its August 2012 “Women’s Issue”

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

Chibundu Onuzo & Ory Okolloh
Forbes Africa… has released its August 2012 issue which is dedicated to celebrating African women.
With the knowledge that women are the bedrock of the African society, Forbes profiled Africa’s 20 Most Prominent Women in

Top Nigerian Banker & Philanthropist Tony Elumelu Covers the June 2012 Issue of Forbes Africa

Top Nigerian Banker & Philanthropist Tony Elumelu Covers the June 2012 Issue of Forbes Africa

Monday, June 4th, 2012

On the cover of the June 2012 issue of the African edition of International business Magazine – Forbes is top Nigerian economist, banker, investor and philanthropist Tony Elumelu….
The former MD of United Bank for Africa joins other renowned

“Africa’s Richest Man” Aliko Dangote Covers the May Issue of Forbes Africa

“Africa’s Richest Man” Aliko Dangote Covers the May Issue of Forbes Africa

Monday, May 7th, 2012

Since the African edition of International business magazine – Forbes launched last year, it has featured outstanding African entrepreneurs on its monthly covers including Mining Magnate - Patrice Tlhopane Motsepe, King of African Oil –  Wale Tinubu…, the

Forbes publishes Inaugural List of the 40 Richest People in Africa – Aliko Dangote ranked No 1, Mike Adenuga, Jim Ovia, Oba Otudeko, Theophilus Danjuma, Hakeem Belo-Osagie, Abdulsamad Rabiu & Mohammed Indimi on the list

Forbes publishes Inaugural List of the 40 Richest People in Africa – Aliko Dangote ranked No 1, Mike Adenuga, Jim Ovia, Oba Otudeko, Theophilus Danjuma, Hakeem Belo-Osagie, Abdulsamad Rabiu & Mohammed Indimi on the list

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Forbes Magazine recently launched “Forbes Africa…” and it seems as though their drive to create engaging African business-lifestyle content.
The inaugural list of the 40 Richest People in Africa is such to create some buzz and generate discourse.

“The King of African Oil” Wale Tinubu on the November 2011 cover of Forbes Africa

“The King of African Oil” Wale Tinubu on the November 2011 cover of Forbes Africa

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Forbes, the international business magazine recently launched its African edition – “Forbes Africa“.
The first issue of the magazine hit newsstands in October 2011 and featured South African mining magnate/billionaire, Patrice Tlhopane Motsepe… on the cover.
The