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Some Data on Billionaires In our Quick view today we bring you some data about the richest people in the world. The 2014 Forbes list of world billionaires has 1,645 people. Among these only nine are black. However, of the nine, four are Nigerian, who have made their fortunes from a variety of sources. Maybe there is hope after all for diversifying the Nigerian economy. Even so, having only nine blacks world wide out of 1,645 billionaires is reason for more investigation into how people become billionaires. In this connection, 1-who among the following is the richest black person in the world? 1. Oprah Winfrey 2. Aliko Dangote 3. Mike Adenuga and 4. P Diddy. 2-Which of the following women is among the top 4 richest black persons in the world? 1. Oprah Winfrey 2. Beyoncé 3. Isabel Dos Santos and 4. Queen Latifa ANSWERS 1. The Nigerian cement and flour tycoon Aliko Dangote is the richest black person in the world. And he is the richest by a wide margin, nearly $10 billion richer than the second place Saudi-Ethiopian billionaire Mohammed Al-Amoudi. 2. Isabel dos Santos of Angola, is the black woman who happens to be fourth richest black person in the world, behind Aliko Dangote, Mohammed Al Amoudi and Mike Adenuga of Nigeria.

 

Posted: Oct 7th, 2015 @ 01:56:08 AM