Some Nigerian billionaires find discomfort in showing off their wealth and their activities are far away from the social media space. Some of them do so for security reasons while others believe in modesty and personal reasons. Business Insider Sub-Saharan looks at some of these personalities and their businesses in the Nigerian environment: 1. Michael Ade Ojo
Elizade Motors Nig Limited, Distributor of Toyota cars and Elizade University Net Worth: Undisclosed but estimated to be around $2 billion
2. Leo Stan Ekeh
Chairman/CEO of Zinox Technologies Limited, Africa’s most integrated ICT firm. Net worth: $1 billion
3. Jim Ovia
Banking, Real Estate and Communications Jim Ovia is the founder of Zenith Bank. He is the chairman and largest individual shareholder with a stake of slightly more than 9% stake. He also owns prime real estate across Nigeria, and mobile telecom operator Visafone, which has 3 million subscribers. Net worth: $1 billion
4. Pascal Dozie
Chairman MTN Nigeria, Diamond Bank Net worth: $1.1 billion 5. Oba Otudeko
Founder, Honeywell Group, Chairman FBN Holdings, Airtel Nigeria and Fan Milk of Nigeria Net worth: $650 million 6. Cletus Ibeto
Chairman of Ibeto Group (with interests in automobile parts, cement production, energy, petrochemical and the real estate industry). He is also the owner of Ibeto Hotels Net worth: $1.5 billion
7. ABC Orjiakor
Co-Founder & Chairman, Seplat Petroleum, CEO, Shebah E&P Company Limited Net worth: $1.5 billion *** Source: Business Insider/Pulse
The beautiful daughter of Rev. Stafford Nwaogu, the presiding Bishop of Praise Centre Incorporated, Owerri, Imo State has died. Tehila lost her life following a gas explosion on Sunday, June 3, 2018, while the Bishop was presiding over service.
The late daughter of the Bishop has now been buried on June 9, the day she was to celebrate her 24th birthday.
She had finished conducting the first session of service on that day and went back to the house to have her breakfast for the main church service, when the incident happened.
“She went to the house and on lighting the gas burner at the kitchen, flame overtook the kitchen and burnt her,” a source told Punchng.
She was immediately taken to Umezuruike Hospital in Owerri, where she was later transferred to Federal Medical Centre in the same Owerri, but died on Thursday, June 7.
Many are still talking about June Wanza on social media after she died last week in a botched surgery conducted by an unidentified surgeon that left her with complications.
Here is a report by SDE Kenya on what really happened:
Wanza, a mother of three, is said to have gone for a breast enlargement surgery at the clinic in Galleria Mall, Karen of Kenya where the procedure was carried out.
When she complained...
Antoinette Munirat Lecky popularly known as Anto hasn't been seen with Lolu for months, giving indications that their relationship failed to withstand the strong waves and winds of the sea of life.
Seems the brewing relationship between former Big Brother Naija housemates, Lolu and Anto has died.
He took to his Twitter page to declare that he is single and people are welcome to shoot their shots.
I am SINGLE and if/when that status changes, I would be the FIRST to tell the world.
However, I would not tolerate any name calling in my mentions.
You have been warned..
Ps: Shot shooters are welcome."
Recall that Lolu and Anto during their media tour after the BBN show said they might consider a relationship, with a photo of them kissing even went...