Omokolade Ajayi

Omokolade Ajayi is a financial reporter at Billionaires.Africa. Previously, he worked as a journalist at Nairametrics. Omokolade is a seasoned financial analyst and reporter with in-depth knowledge of and expertise in equity markets, and financial and economic analysis. He has a degree in economics and is a certificate holder of the CFA Institute’s Investment Foundation Program.

Kenyan banking tycoon Andrew Ndegwa loses $2.65 million in 60 days as NCBA shares slump

NCBA Group is a Nairobi-based financial services conglomerate functioning as a non-operating holding.

South African billionaire Stephen Saad receives $1.6-million salary package from Aspen

The figure includes a performance bonus of $777,400 and remuneration of $555,433.

Nigerian magnate Austin Avuru’s Seplat Energy rebounds from loss as revenue surges above $460 million

Seplat Energy is a leader on the Nigerian equity market and in the country’s energy sector.

South Africa’s richest man Johann Rupert is now worth more than $10 billion

His present net worth makes him the second richest man in Africa behind Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote.

Nigeria’s oldest bank confirms finance mogul Tunde Hassan-Odukale as largest shareholder

Hassan-Odukale is the managing director and CEO of Leadway Assurance Company.


Botswana-based tycoon Jonathan Gibson gains $14.4 million in 2023

Gibson, who ranks as one of the richest investors on the Botswana Stock Exchange, holds 31,830,406 ordinary shares in Chobe Holdings.

Egyptian tycoon Medhat Khalil hit by $8.5-million loss in Raya Holding stake

Raya Holding, formed in 1999 through a merger between entities owned by Khalil and Orascom Group, is a key player in the Egyptian investment landscape.

Court sets date for ruling on Nigerian multi-millionaire ABC Orjiakor’s $101-million debt lawsuit

ABC Orjiakor, who owns a 6.4-percent stake in Seplat Energy, one of Nigeria's largest energy companies, ranks as one of Nigeria's wealthiest business figures.

7 companies owned by billionaire African energy mogul Benedict Peters

Billionaires.Africa has identified and tracked seven notable assets owned by billionaire Benedict Peters.