The following people are considered by Pantheon to be the most legendary Nigerian Businesspeople of all time. This list of famous Nigerian Businesspeople is sorted by HPI (Historical Popularity Index), a metric that aggregates information on a biography’s online popularity.
With an HPI of 56.27, Aliko Dangote is the most famous Nigerian Businessperson. Her biography has been translated into 17 different languages on wikipedia.
Aliko Dangote GCON (born 10 April 1957) is a Nigerian billionaire business magnate and philanthropist. He is the wealthiest person in Africa, and the richest Black person in the world with an estimated net worth of US$13.5 billion (July 2020).