Presented as the richest businessman on the continent, the Nigerian Aliko Dangote plans to settle in New York. He wants to diversify his investments and protect himself against currency fluctuations on the continent reports Bloomberg.com
He is currently building a $ 12 billion refinery in Nigeria with a production capacity of 650,000 barrels per day. He is already based in London.
At 62, Aliko Dangote got rich thanks to investments in cement, sugar and flour. He has a fortune of around $ 15 billion. The Bloomberg Billiardaires Index ranked him 95th richest man in the world,