Black Billionaires: Who Made the Forbes List This Year?

2. Mike Adenuga – $6.1 Billion

Mike Adenuga amassed his fortune with business ventures in two major industries – oil and telecom. He owns Globacom, Nigeria’s second-largest telecom operator, and stake in the Equitorial Trust Bank. Becoming a black billionaire is never easy, but achieving success in big markets like oil, banking, and telecom make it easier.