Here are the 13 most interesting things we learned about Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote during the chat that we never knew.
“Spending projected income. Let the money come in first then you can spend.”
#MadeBoss #Nigeria 🇳🇬 Aliko Dangote GCON (born 10 April 1957) is a Nigerian billionaire, who owns the Dangote Group, which has interests in commodities. The company operates in Nigeria and other African countries, including Benin, Ethiopia, Senegal, Cameroon, Ghana, South Africa, Togo, Tanzania, and Zambia. As of June 2016, he had an estimated net worth of US$14.9 billion. Dangote is ranked by Forbes magazine as the 67th richest person in the world and the richest in Africa; he peaked on the list as the 23rd richest person in the world in 2014. He surpassed Saudi-Ethiopian billionaire Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi in 2013 by over $2.6 billion to become the world’s richest person of African descent. _________________________________ #madeboss #philanthropist #entrepreneur #investor #visionary #giveback #goals #contributions #influentialpeople #online #oracle #billionaire #businessman #DangoteGroup #Nigeria #africa
Wrong soil research cost him $480 million in 2003.
The purpose of any health care system is to provide access to quality health services in order to improve health. We recognise that improving health status contribute to long term economic development if it best serves the interest of the poor & vulnerable people. Today we move many steps closer towards achieving our goal. We would be commissioning 7 health care centers located in rural areas in Kano. The first of many of our interventions in improving Primary Health Care delivery in our country. #DangoteFoundation #Health #primaryhealthcare
He says make money and then have fun.