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Fatai Rolling Dollar Biography

Fatai Rolling Dollar a Guitarist. Singer and Exponent of the Native Thumb Piano (Agidigbo) is the Veteran of West African Folk Music and the greatest ... Full story

Chinua Achebe's Biography

Born in Nigeria in 1930, Chinua Achebe attended the University of Ibadan. In 1958, his groundbreaking novel Things Fall Apart was published. It has since ... Full story

Danbaba Suntai - Biography

Danbaba Danfulani Suntai (born 30 June 1961) is a pharmacist who was elected as Executive Governor of Taraba State, Nigeria running for the People's Democratic ... Full story

Irene Charnley

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>Charnley, 52, is a former trade unionist who has amassed a net worth of $150 million. Currently the CEO of Smile ... Full story

Elisabeth Bradley

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>Bradley, whose father Albert Wessels brought Toyota to South Africa in 1961, enjoys a net worth of $32 million as a ... Full story

Sharon Wapnick

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>Worth $43.1 million, Wapnick is one of the largest individual shareholders in listed loan stock companies Octodec Investments and Premium Properties, ... Full story

Bridget Radebe

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>The founder of Mmakau Mining, the successful mining firm with assets in gold, platinum, uranium, coal, chrome and exploration, Radebe started ... Full story

Wendy Ackerman

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>Retail tycoon Ackerman is worth $190.2 million, with the Ackerman Family Trust run by her and her husband owning about 50 ... Full story

Mama Ngina Kenyatta

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>The widow of Kenya’s first president, Jomo Kenyatta, the former glamorous “mother of the nation” now leads a quiet, reclusive life ... Full story

Wendy Appelbaum

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>The only daughter of South African billionaire Donald Gordon, Appelbaum became a director of her father’s insurance and real estate firm ... Full story

Hajia Bola Shagaya

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>The richest Nigerian businesswoman, Bola Shagaya has retained links with important figures in various administrations up to the present day and ... Full story

Isabel Dos Santos

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>Dos Santos, 39, is the oldest daughter of Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos. The millionaire businesswoman is estimated to be ... Full story

Folorunso Alakija

<< PREVIOUS         NEXT IMAGE >>   Folorunso Alakija is a Nigerian Billionaire who shares the journey of her life on CNN's African Voices. She was born July ... Full story

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