The returns from investing in Africa are clearly delivering dividends. 2014 has seen 5 more billionaires added to the list of Africa’s wealthiest people compiled by rich list.ventures-africa.com, claimed to be the most comprehensive compilation of the continenent’s wealthiest individuals. This year has seen 5 more added with a total net worth of $161.7 billion a 12.4 per cent rise on the previous year. There are now 55 African billionaires.
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