Who is The Richest Hausa-Fulani Man in Nigeria
Hausa-Fulani is one of the three major ethnic groups in Nigeria alongside Igbo and Yoruba.
Hausa-Fulani are majorly farmers and civil servants by occupation. They are the most populated ethnic nationality in Nigeria.
Few of Hausa-Fulani people that are into production and manufacturing in Nigeria are really doing well and are among the richest people both in Nigeria and Africa.
It is a fact that for few years ago, Alhaji Aliko Dangote who is an Hausa man is the richest man in Nigeria and Africa.
This status also bequeath on him the title of the richest Hausa-Fulani man in Nigeria. This post is not just about Dangote, but the richest Hausa-Fulani Men in Nigeria.
These Hausa-Fulani billionaires are among the richest people in Nigeria and they are top CEOs of top and highly performing companies in Nigeria.
In this post, we present to you the top billionaires from northern Nigeria. These are the Hausa-Fulani richest men in Nigeria.
List of Richest Hausa-Fulani Men in Nigeria
Below is the roll call of richest people in Northern Nigeria an areas dominated by Hausa-Fulani tribes.
Some of these richest Hausa-Fulani Men in Nigeria are very popular and well-known because of their entrepreneurs prowess and achievements.
We hope this list of richest people among Hausa-Fulani will inspire more entrepreneurs and business owners into putting and achieving unprecedented success and growth especially in northern Nigeria.
Alhaji Aliko Dangote
Alhaji Aliko Dangote is rated the richest Hausa-Fulani man in Nigeria. He also double as the richest man in Nigeria.
According to Forbes, Aliko Dangote net worth is estimated at $8.1 billion. The top Chief Executive hails from Kano Nigeria and founded Dangote Group in the year 1977.
Dangote Group is into Cement production, Sugar and floor production, pastries, petrochemicals, oil and gas refining as well as real estates.
Dangote business empire cuts across west and East African countries. He is no doubt the richest Hausa-Fulani man in Nigeria.
Abdulsamad Rabiu is one of the richest men in Hausa-Fulani land.
The top entrepreneur is the CEO and founder of BUA group, a business conglomerate with activities in Cement, sugar, floor, real estate, oil and gas.
Abdulsamad Rabiu net worth is estimated at $2.1 billion according to Forbes magazine. The Kano billionaire is graduate of Economics from Capital University, Columbus, Ohio, USA. At the age of 24, Abdulsamad Rabiu took after running of his father’s business.
By the year 1988, he birthed BUA, a business conglomerate that has gone to become one of the prides of Nigeria local brand.
Abdulsamad Rabiu is well placed in the list of richest Hausa-Fulani Men in Nigeria.
General Theophilus Danjuma
Also in the list of richest billionaires in Hausa-Fulani land is former Nigeria military Chief, General Theophilus Danjuma.
He is founder of South Atlantic Petroleum (SAPETRO). He is graduate of history from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
His net worth is estimated at $750 million. He has business activities in hospitality and real estate as well.
Mohammed Indimi who is Inlaw to President Mohammed Buhari is also among the top richest Hausa-Fulani Men in Nigeria.
The oil and gas magnet is the chairman of Oriental Energy Resources. Mohammed Indimi also owns oil wells in Nigeria and his company conducts activities at Okwok and Ebok oil fields.
Sayyu Idris Dantata
This is another rich Hausa-Fulani man in Nigeria who made the list of the richest Hausa-Fulani Men in Nigeria. He is the former chairman at MRS Nigeria Plc.
He is also former chairman and board member, Chevron oil Nigeria Plc, Mobil Nigeria Plc.
He was also former director Transport, at Dangote Group. Sayyu Idris Dantata is ranked one of the richest Hausa-Fulani Men in Nigeria.
Alhaji Umaru Mutallab
Umaru Mutallab is in the league of richest Hausa-Fulani people.
He is a top banker and former chairman first bank of Nigeria and chairman of Jaiz Bank, a top Islamic bank in Nigeria.
He hails from Katsina State Nigeria. He has also served in board of many top companies and firms.
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar
The former vice president of Nigeria and businessman, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is also one of the richest Hausa-Fulani Men.
He is into beverages production, communication investor, education and Shipping line.
His business is more present in his native state, Adamawa state. He concludes our list of top richest men in Hausa-Fulani tribe.