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9 Richest African Presidents With An Accumulated Net Worth Over $25B


King Mswati

Country: Swaziland

Years in Power: 28

He has 13 lavish palaces and an estimated net worth of $100 million. In the 2014 budget, parliament allocated $61 million for the king’s annual household budget. His luxury car collection includes a $500,000 Daimler Chrysler’s flagship Maybach 62.



Goodluck Jonathan

Goodluck Jonathan

Country: Nigeria

Years in Power: 4

His net worth is around $100 million. He owes his fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings and lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics. He also owns several restaurants (such as the Fat Jonathan Burger chain in Abuja) and a football team, the Otueke Angels. He has launched his own brand of vodka, Pure Wonderjonathan (Nigeria), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume “With Love from Goodluck” and a fashion line called “Goodluck Jonathan Seduction,” according to

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