Mfonobong Nsehe

With over a decade of experience creating impactful narratives about Africa, Mfonobong Nsehe is one of the most recognized journalism and communications professionals on the continent. He is the editor-in-chief of Billionaires.Africa. A former Forbes Magazine contributor covering African wealth and entrepreneurship, Mfonobong conceptualized, initiated, and managed for a decade the Forbes annual ranking of Africa’s richest people. He was also the pioneer managing editor of Ventures Africa and built it into one of the continent’s most influential business news companies.

Isabel dos Santos dragged into $400-million London lawsuit

Isabel dos Santos' company, Unitel International Holdings, is being sued over its non-repayment of loans that totaled more than $400 million.

Kenya’s Merali family sells 35-percent stake in Nairobi-based batteries distributor

While the aggregate consideration remains undisclosed, the Naushad Merali family received a premium above the market price.

Owned by Kenya’s Mukuha family, Naivas rakes in $15.2-million profit in 9M 2023

The leadership of the Mukuha family has played a pivotal role in the company's growth.


America’s richest black billionaire Robert F. Smith maintains top spot with $12 billion net worth

Robert F. Smith, America's richest black billionaire holds firm to top spot with a whopping $12 billion net worth

Nigeria’s richest banker Jim Ovia rakes in $26 million in single day as NGX soars

This recent surge has further solidified Ovia's position as one of the most affluent investors on the Nigerian Exchange.

Zimbabwe’s richest man Strive Masiyiwa sees net worth decline by $100 million

Despite the recent setback, Masiyiwa's net worth is still up by a remarkable $900 million since the start of the year.

Egypt’s second-richest man unveils $1.2 billion in investment projects in Uzbekistan

The announcement came during a meeting between Egypt's second-richest man Naguib Sawiris and Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev.