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Aliko Dangote Biography

Aliko Dangote
Aliko Dangote
Full Name/Real Name: Aliko Dangote
Age: 62 years
Birth Date: 10 April 1957
Birth Place: Kano, Nigeria
Height: 1.7 m
Weight: 72 kg
Nationality: Nigerian
Spouse: N/A
Children: Halima Dangote
Dating: N/A
Profession: Businessman, investor
Net Worth in 2019: $12.5 Billion

Heard about the famous Dangote Group? Who wouldn’t! Aliko Dangote is the owner of this massive group and a philanthropist. He not only the owner but also the biggest Nigerian Business Magnate. He is one of the richest persons in the world, and Africa, he stands in first place in terms of wealth.

But do you know how much is Aliko Dangote’s net worth in 2019, and how old is he? If you do not know, we have prepared the following article in which you can find everything that interests you about Aliko Dangote’s life and career. We have prepared this article for you not only about details of Aliko Dangote’s career, professional life, and personal life but also about his net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

As of 2019, Aliko Dangote has a net worth of $12.5 Billion.

Early Life & Biography

Born on 10th April 1957, Aliko Dangote belongs to Kano in Nigeria. He was born into a Muslim family. His great-grandfather Alhaji Alhassan Dantata was considered to be the wealthiest African of the time, which meant that his family was already well settled.

Aliko Dangote was business-minded ever since he was a child. He did his schooling from Sheikh Ali Kumasi Madrasa and Capital High School, whereas he was graduated from Al-Azhar University at Cairo with a degree in Business and Management.

Aliko Dangote’s Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Aliko Dangote was born on 10 April 1957, and currently, as of 2019, he is 62 years old. Statistics put Aliko Dangote height as 1.7 m. And weight 72 kg.

Aliko Dangote Personal Life: Affair, Dating, Girlfriend, Wife, Family & Children

Relationship Statistics of Aliko Dangote

What is Aliko Dangote’s marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
Does Aliko Dangote have any relationship affair? N/A
Is Aliko Dangote Lesbian/Gay? No
Who is Aliko Dangote’s Spouse? (name): N/A
Does Aliko Dangote Have Any Kids? Halima Dangote

Aliko Dangote currently lives in Lagos, Nigeria, and has a beautiful wife. He had been married to three ladies earlier but got divorced. However, now he has only one wife and is a father of three sexy girls.

Career, Awards, & Nominations

The company of which Aliko Dangote is the owner started back in the year 1977. Dangote Group has its branches in Ghana, Togo, Benin, and Nigeria. When Aliko grew, he contributed $1million at Olusegun Obasanjo’s re-election. At the National Mosque, $0.25 million was provided by him.

In the year 2011, he received ‘Grand Commander of the Order of the Niger Award’ by Goodluck Jonathan (Nigeria’s President). When there was a spread of Ebola, Aliko Dangote donated 150 million to the government so that it could be used to stop the disease. In the year 2014, he received the title of Forbes Africa Person, and the next year in 2015, he won the Clinton Global Citizen Award.

Aliko Dangote Net Worth & Earnings in 2019

Aliko Dangote Net Worth
Aliko Dangote Net Worth

Aliko Dangote is entitled to both the titles of The Richest African and Richest Black Person. This person has its net worth at around $12.5 Billion as of 2019. Apart from it, he stands at the 66th position to be the most powerful person in the world. He entered the list of wealthiest persons from the year 2014 and has maintained his place in it. Every year, he added some amount to his wealth so that he could reach the top list of the wealthiest persons in the world. He has earned millions from his company, which continues its operations successfully in various African countries.

Since Aliko Dangote was determined and passionate to earn money, and no one could stop him. When he was in primary school, he got involved in business all by himself. He did everything on his own and became the richest man in Africa, just like his great-grandfather, and is now one of the wealthiest persons in the world. We want him to be more successful in his life and achieve his goals. All the best, Aliko Dangote!