While the super rich, the rich are getting richer by the minute, the poor man's poverty has never been this bad. But can we blame the rich? Not at all. Forbes Magazine has just announced that the business magnate with massive investments in Oil & Gas, Properties, Communications etc, in the person of the Bull, the Guru, the one and only Otunba Dr. Mike Adenuga is now the 2nd richest Nigerian & 5th richest African on earth.
One of Mike Adenuga's company, Globacom which is the 2nd national carrier and second biggest telecoms company in Nigeria, with a subscriber base of 24 million is his money making machine. By virtue of his enormous wealth, Dr. Adenuga is rated 312 on the world's richest list. According to Forbes Adenuga's wealth has now grown to about ($4.8 billion) $5 billion dollars, a far cry from Dangote's $25 billion (23rd richest person in the world), but still a colossal wealth any day, anywhere.