Alhaji Aliko Dangote, MFR, GCON is a Nigerian self-made business magnate, with an estimated net worth of $16.1 billion USD as of March 2013. He happen to be the current richest man in Africa. He is the owner of the Dangote Group, which has interests in commodities with operations in his homeland and several other countries in Africa, including Benin, Cameroon, Togo, Ghana, South Africa and Zambia.