Nicknamed “the Guru” in his native Nigeria, this guy represents the “Nigerian Dream” he started as a cab driver and security guard in USA to fund his studies. He made his first million at age 26 selling lace and distributing Coca-Cola in Nigeria. However, he lost two telecom licenses lost a bank, fled into exile and still went on to become one of the richest black men in the world. He owns Equitorial Trust Bank and Consolidated Oil, which carries out crude oil drilling, refining and marketing.
( Courtesy Continent & Forbes …… Source ……. New Africa Business News)