TOP 10 RICHEST IGBO MEN IN NIGERIA 2017

​TOP 10 RICHEST IGBO MEN IN NIGERIA 2017

We now have so many business moguls in the country. Do not be surprised as the Igbos are taking a step forward to be among the richest as we speak. This article will highlight the top 10 richest igbo men in Nigeria, as they have moved from barely nothing to something.

TOP 10 RICHEST IGBO MEN IN NIGERIA 2017

1. ORJI UZOR KALU

ORJI UZOR KALU, RICHEST IGBO MEN IN NIGERIA

ORJI UZOR KALU

He is the founder of SLOAK HOLDING. Sloak Holding is a West African Conglomerate with interests in shipping, oil trading, manufacturing and media. Orji Uzor Kalu started business at the age of 19, he borrowed money from his mum and started trading in different commodities like oil, sugar and rice. At the age of 20, he hit his first million, which was when he diversified into furniture manufacturing and transportation. Orji Uzor Kalu is a former governor of Abia state.

2. COSMAS MADUK

COSMAS MADUK, richest igbo man in Nigeria

COSMAS MADUK

Cosmas has a multimillion dollar company, Coscharis Group. This company deals in technological gadgets, automobile spare parts and agricultural products. Cosmas started the company with just $1. This success story has been featured on the Forbes Magazine, on how he built this company from nothing to something. Cosmas is definitely a great entrepreneur.

3. PASCAL DOZIE

PASCAL DOZIE

PASCAL DOZIE

Everyone talks about Pascal; I guess we all know Diamond bank. Well this is the man behind the bank. Pascal is the founder of Diamond Bank, he is also the chairman of MTN Nigeria Communication Ltd and many other companies. Pascal is a man with an entrepreneurship spirit.

4. CLETUS IBETO

CLETUS IBETO, richest igbo man nigeria

CLETUS IBETO

He is the head of the Ibeto group, the largest spare parts shop in the Eastern Nigeria. Cletus started as an apprentice, then moved to become a spare parts dealer. His company owns the largest liquid storage facilities for petroleum products in Nigeria with 60,000 metric tonnes capacity.

5. TONY EZEANNA

TONY EZEANNA

TONY EZEANNA

Tony Ezeanna is the owner and founder of Orange Group. He started out as an intern in 1975 where he worked for thirteen (13) years. On July 20th 1988, Tony incorporated his company, Orange Drugs limited. The company is involved in importation, distribution and marketing of drugs. The company also imports soaps, cream and others cosmetic items.

6. LEO STAN EKEH

LEO STAN EKEH, RICHEST IGBO MEN IN NIGERIA

LEO STAN EKEH

Leo Stan Ekeh is the CEO of Zinox Technologies Ltd, Bugright Africa limited. He pioneered ICT products, desktop publishing and computer graphics in Nigeria. He is successful in this field, and he is known as one of the richest.

7. EMEKA OFFOR

EMEKA OFFOR

EMEKA OFFOR

He is the executive vice-chairman of Chrome Group. Chrome Group is involved in oil and gas, insurance, power sector, telecommunication and many others. Emeka Offor has been honoured by many corporate bodies. He established a non-governmental organization.

8. ARTHUR EZE

ARTHUR EZE

ARTHUR EZE

He is one of the richest business men in Nigeria. He is the owner of Atlas Petroleum International. Arthur studied chemical and mechanical engineering at California State University.

9. VICENT AMAECHI OBIANODO

VICENT AMAECHI OBIANODO

VICENT AMAECHI OBIANODO

He is the founder of “THE YOUNG SHALL GROW” motors limited. A transport company which has been in operation since the early 70s. Vicent has invested in the rural market. He has also built lots of shops and stores. He has also provided mass employment in the rural areas.

10. TONY ELUMELU

TONY ELUMELU

TONY ELUMELU

Tony Elumelu is the chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Transcorp and founder of Tony Elumelu foundation and Heirs Holdings. He is one of the 100 most influential people in Africa.

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