Tag: forbes

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Mallam YeroJune 13, 2015

A Forbes intern is probably getting fired tonight

Wait one minute. This Gareth Bale? Stick to business, guys.

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Ada IgboanugoApril 28, 2015

Otedola’s daughter, DJ Cuppy featured in Forbes Woman Africa

by Chinwe Okafor Like father like daughter. Ife Otedola, popularly known as DJ Cuppy has been featured in Forbes Woman ...

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Kolapo OlapojuMarch 3, 2015

Dangote loses $10.3 billion… and still remains Africa’s richest man

by Kolapo Olapoju Despite losing a fortune in the past few months, Nigerian billionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote, still remains atop ...

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Isime EseneNovember 19, 2014

Tony Elumelu & Orji Uzor Kalu join Forbes Magazine list of Africa’s Richest

by Isi Esene   Forbes Magazine has released a list of 50 Richest Tycoons in Africa with Chairman of Heirs Holding, ...

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Kolapo OlapojuNovember 12, 2014

@AlikoDangote ranked 68th most powerful person in the world

by Kolapo Olapoju The President of Dangote Industries Ltd, Aliko Dangote has been ranked by Forbes Magazine as the 68th ...

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Kolapo OlapojuNovember 6, 2014

@AlikoDangote becomes first black man to break into top 25 world richest people

by Kolapo Olapoju Bilionaire business mogul, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has become the first black man to break into the list of ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 16, 2014

Even in death, Michael Jackson still rakes in the big bucks || See how much he made last year

by Kolapo Olapoju Long live the King of Pop; and music, we dare say. Michael Jackson may have been dead for ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 14, 2014

Meet TY Danjuma’s son who is taking the art scene by storm

by Kolapo Olapoju Theo Danjuma is the 28-year-old son of retired Lt. Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, who according to Forbes ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 29, 2014

Bill Gates is the richest man in America | SEE top 10 rich list

by Chidi Okoye Microsoft founder, Bill Gates continues to top the list of American billionaires beating renowned investor, Warren Buffet to ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 17, 2014

“They tried to induce me” || Zambian minister accuses Dangote Cement of bribery

by Kolapo Olapoju A Zambian labour minister, Fackson Shamenda, has accused an executive at the country’s station of Dangote Cement ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 17, 2014

#TheYNaijaInterview: Africa is the new China – Billionaire businessman, Ashish J.Thakkar

by Wilfred Okiche Listed by Forbes magazine as Africa’s youngest billionaire, Ashish Thakkar, 33, sits atop the Mara group, a ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 3, 2014

Goof of life: Business Insider calls ‘DJ Xclusive’ the son of Folorunsho Alakija

by Jewel Stephen Business Insider can be forgiven for thinking DJ Xclusive is the son of Africa’s richest woman, Folorunsho ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 25, 2014

Meet Bankole Cardoso, the only child of Dr Ameyo Adadevoh

by Damilola Jagun His name is Bankole Cardoso, and according to City People, he is the only child of late ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 5, 2014

Top Dollar Actresses: Meet the highest paid women in Hollywood (LOOK)

by Kolapo Olapoju   If you’ve been wondering who are the highest paid women in the American film industry – ...

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writerJuly 22, 2014

Meet the highest paid actors in Hollywood (TOP TEN LIST)

by Kolapo Olapoju According to a Forbes list, Robert Downey Jr has been named the highest paid Hollywood actor for ...

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July 17, 2014

Like a boss: Dangote rakes in $1.7 billion in 3 months

by Kolapo Olapoju According to research carried out on Bloomberg Billionaire’s Index, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, business magnate who owns the ...

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writerJuly 11, 2014

Money rules: Meet the top 5 richest members of Pres. Obama’s cabinet

by Kolapo Olapoju Now we know its not only in Nigeria where we have billionaires in positions of power! America’s ...

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May 4, 2014

Daddy’s ‘little girl’: Meet billionaire, Aliko Dangote’s pretty daughter (LOOK)

by Adeola Balogun Despite being one of Africa’s most popular men, billionaire, Aliko Dangote still manages to keep his family ...

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April 18, 2014

It’s official: Jay Z falls as Puff Daddy tops Forbes richest hip-hop artistes list

by Liku Zelleke   Forbes has just listed the five wealthiest hip hop artists. So, without further ado: 1. Sean ...

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March 4, 2014

Girl power! Billionaire, Folorunsho Alakija joins 171 other women on Forbes list

by Oge Okonkwo The world is slowly recognising the girl power as there are now more female billionaires than ever. ...

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March 3, 2014

Money talks: How Dangote moved up 20 places in Forbes RICHEST ranking

by Akan Ido The President of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote has been named the 23rd richest man in the ...

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January 3, 2014

Like a boss: Dangote leads Forbes biggest African billionaire gainers of 2013 (See full list)

by Oke Efagene Recent findings have shown that Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, made the biggest profit in the continent ...

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December 30, 2013

Abigail Anaba profiles Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala: Why NOI deserves our praise (Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2013 Nominee)

by Abigail Anaba Even NOI’s ‘enemies’ will acknowledge that she is an uncommonly brilliant and intelligent woman whose economic weight ...

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December 30, 2013

Tolu Ogunlesi profiles Aliko Dangote: Rich is but the least of it (Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2013 Nominee)

by Tolu Ogunlesi This has been a fantastic year for Aliko Dangote. He appeared on the Forbes Billionaires List for ...

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November 13, 2013

The Forbes list is out! Meet the 50 richest people in Africa (and Dangote is still number one)

by Chi Ibe Forbes today released the 2013 list of the 50 richest people in Africa. Remarkably, the number of ...

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November 1, 2013

Too much money: Billionaire California financier feels guilty about being so rich

Billionaire California financier Bill Gross has apologised for the wealth he has amassed at the expense of workers. In a ...

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September 29, 2013

10-year-old Nigerian girl interviews American civil rights leader, Jesse Jackson

Nigeria’s whiz kid, Zuriel Oduwole has added American Civil Rights leader, Reverend Jesse Jackson to the list of world leaders ...

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September 21, 2013

Beyonce, Jay Z top highest-earning celebrity couple list: Forbes

With estimated earnings of $95 million, pop singer Beyonce and her rapper husband Jay Z are the highest-earning celebrity couple for the ...

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September 20, 2013

Vera Ezimora: Brace yourselves, Oprah has become even richer

by Vera Ezimora She’s one of only seven self-made female billionaires on this year’s rich list — that is, women ...

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August 13, 2013

Opinion: Why I want to grow to be like Tony Anenih

by Ose Oyamendan They call him Mr. Fix-it. And, boy – did he fix that birthday! If I have a ...

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