Since the African edition of International business magazine – Forbes launched last year, it has featured outstanding African entrepreneurs on its monthly covers including Mining Magnate – Patrice Tlhopane Motsepe, King of African Oil – Wale Tinubu, the bold banker – Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Internet Pioneer – Amolo Ng’weno, Resources Mogul – Sipho Nkosi and capitalist – Herman Mashaba. On the cover of the May 2012 issue is Africa’s richest man – Aliko Dangote. Aliko Dangote is the third Nigerian to grace the cover of the magazine since its launch.
This issue is surely one to read as Aliko Dangote speaks on bombs, unrest, investment, the indomitable Nigerian entrepreneur and his plans to give some of his self made billions. This issue which is currently available for purchase, also gives us all the full list of the top paid African football players.