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Zimbabwe gets its first billionaire | Africanews

4 days ago, 23:18

By: Daniel Mumbere

Telecom tycoon Strive Masiyiwa has become Zimbabwe’s first billionaire. According to a report by Forbes, Masiyiwa, 57, is now worth $1.7 billion, a fortune sufficient to rank him along other African billionaires like Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote. The Forbes 2018 List of the Richest Africans confirmed that Dangote is still the richest man on the continent with a fortune of $12.2 billion. His investments in cement, oil and fertiliser production have paid off. #Dangote sole #Africa-n on #Bloomberg ’2017 ...
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Zimbabwe gets its first billionaire | Africanews

4 days ago, 23:18

By: Daniel Mumbere
Telecom tycoon Strive Masiyiwa has become Zimbabwe’s first billionaire. According to a report by Forbes, Masiyiwa, 57, is now worth $1.7 billion, a fortune sufficient to rank him along other African billionaires like Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote. The Forbes 2018 List of the Richest Africans confirmed that Dangote is still the richest man on the continent with a fortune of $12.2 billion. His investments in cement, oil and fertiliser production have paid off. #Dangote sole #Africa-n on #Bloomberg ’2017 ...
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Ethiopian Airlines signs deal to revive Zambia's national carrier | Africanews

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