Forbes list of the top 10 richest Presidents in Africa from the year 2021 to 2022. Richest President in Africa 2021 (Forbes top 10 list today).
We all have to admit that Africa is the most resourceful continent enriched with minerals and oils in the world. Hence, prevailing as a president in any of the natural resource-producing countries can be beneficial to the rulers. Despite we do not advocate for this, most African Presidents are currently considered the richest since they are taking advantage of their power to gain wealth. Today, we shall list the top 10 richest President/presidents in Africa in 2021 according to Forbes journal.
Who is the richest president in Africa 2021?
King Mohammed VI of Morocco is the richest President in Africa 2021, with an estimated net worth of $5.8 billion. Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon is the second richest President in Africa today.
Currently, Kenya’s Commander in Chief Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta is the richest President in East Africa in 2021.
In summary, we will list the names of the Forbes top 10 richest Presidents in Africa in 2021 and their respective countries. Then, we will state their current estimated net worth. Have a look at the list beneath;
Top 10: Richest President in Africa 2021
- King Mohammed VI, Morocco. Net Worth: $5.8 billion.
- President Ali Bongo Ondimba, Gabon. Net Worth: $1.9 billion.
- President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, Equatorial Guinea. Net Worth: $710 million.
- Uhuru Kenyatta, Kenya. Net Worth: $540 million. He’s the richest President in East Africa in 2021 today.
- King Mswati III, Swaziland. Net Worth: $510 million.
- President Paul Kagame, Rwanda. Net Worth: $460 million.
- Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa, South Africa. Net Worth: $455 million.
- President Paul Biya, Cameron. Net Worth: $212 million.
- Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Egypt. Net Worth: $203 million. And finally,
- Isaias Afwerki, Eritrea. Net Worth: $120.5 million. Isaias Afwerki is also one of the wealthiest presidents in Africa in 2021.
According to the Forbes top 10 list above, the richest president in Africa in 2021 has a net worth that doubles the second wealthiest ruler. Lastly, here are the top 10 richest politicians in the world in 2021.