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Bloomberg Lists Dangote as One of World’s Most Influential People



Leading international business publication, Bloomberg Business, has listed renowned African entrepreneur, Aliko Dangote, among the world’s most influential people.

Ranking Dangote 41st, here is what the publication had to say about him:

Africa’s most successful businessman built his fortune in sugar, textiles, and cement in his native Nigeria, where today he’s a political as well as a financial power broker. He’s expanding in other countries and may list his cement company in London.

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The personalities chosen by the publication comprise CEOs, world leaders, and  religious leaders including Warren Buffet, Barack Obama, Pope Francis, and more.

See the full list on Bloomberg Business

Photo Credit: Bloomberg Business

1 Comment

  1. debs

    October 7, 2015 at 1:00 am

    Congrats to Dangote. Though he is wealthy, I don’t see him as influential. His story does not inspire me, as in nothing ticks inside when i hear about him. Apparently, the people that chose him feel different.

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