A billionaire is simply anyone with a net worth of at least one
billion of any currency preferably the US Dollars.
American magazine Forbes revealed that they were 2,153 billionaires in the world as of April 2019.
Out of these 2,153 billionaires,244 of them are women.
In this article we are going to take a look at the top 3 richest billionaire black women in the world.
Top 3 Richest Billionaire Black Women In The World With African Origin
Folorunsho Alakija ($1.1bn)
Folorunsho Alakija is a dynamic Nigerian business woman.
She is currently the 3rd richest black billionaire woman in the world.
Folorunsho is the vice chair of Famfa Oil, a Nigerian oil exploration company, she also owns a fashion company.
Isabel Dos Santos ($2.2bn)
Isabel Dos Santos is the oldest daughter of Angola’s former president, Jose Eduardo dos Santos. She is a savvy businesswoman and private investor.
While her father was the president of Angola she bought stakes in Angolan companies which including banks and a telecom firm.
Isabel is ranked as the 2nd richest billionaire black woman in the whole world.
Oprah Winfrey ($2.7bn)
Oprah Winfrey popularly called ”Oprah” is an American media guru and entrepreneur.
Oprah make her money through her hit talk show, she also bagged some lucrative endorsements and deals.
She is a brand ambassador for Weight Watchers, currently she signed a multi-year content partnership deal with Apple.
Oprah is currently the richest black billionaire woman in the world this year.
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