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Top Nigeria Politician Suspected To Be Extremely Rich.

Politicians are known to be very wealth. But most of the politicians can not declare their full assest as they may accused of corruption, embezzlement and misappropriation of funds.

Nevertheless no matter how this politicians try to hide their wealth rumours, enquiry and investigation on their wealth is available.

Here are the top richest Nigeria politicians believed and suspected to be rich either corrupt or not.

1 General Olusegun Obasanjo:
Olusegun Obasanjo popularly called ”OBJ” or ”Baba” is one of the richest politicians in Nigeria, he hails from Ogun state Nigeria. The veteran politician owns the Otta Farms and other businesses and investments in the country, it’s also rumored that he has some oil blocks and some stake in MTN Nigeria. Obj was Nigeria’s former military head of state from 1976 to 1979 and was also democratically elected as president from May 1999 to May 2007.

During the military era, Obasanjo was given credit for handing over power to a civilian government. Over the years he has amassed wealth, Obj has an estimated net worth of about $1.6 Billion dollars.

2 Ibrahim Babangida:
Ibrahim Babangida is one of the most popular politicians in Nigeria and definitely one of the richest. He was the former military president of Nigeria. IBB was also famous for the annulment of the June 12 election that MKO Abiola win in 1991. IBB is said to be worth billions of dollars. IBB is estimated to have a net worth of about $5billion dollars.

3 Atiku Abubakar:
Atiku Abubakar is one of the most famous vice presidents in Nigerian history. He served as the vice president under Obasanjo’s regime from May 1999 to May 2007. He is also the presidential candidate of the main opposition party in Nigeria, People Democratic Paty (PDP)

He was also a former comptroller of the Nigerian customs. Atiku has diversified business interests, he owns a logistics company and also founded the American University of Nigeria (AUN) in 2005 amongst other investments including real estate business. Atiku Abubakar is estimated to have a net worth of about $1.4 Billion dollars.

4 Bola Ahmed Tinubu:
Bola Tinubu, Chief Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu was elected senator for the Lagos West constituency in Lagos State, Nigeria in 1993. The election was just prior to a military take-over in December 1993. After the return to democracy, he was elected governor of Lagos State, holding office from 29 May 1999 to 29 May 2007. He is the National  leader of the All Progressives Congress party.

5 Alison Madueke.

6 Orji Uzor kalu:
Orji Uzor is the chairman of SLOK Holding and the former governor of Abia State. His other investments include the Daily Sun and the New Telegraph newspapers.

According to Forbes, he is worth $1.1 billion. Orji Uzor Kalu was a student activist during his time at the University of Maiduguri and was involved in the Ali Must Go riots. As a result of his participation, he was suspended by the school authorities but he never returned as he went on to building several successful businesses.

He started with only $35 which he had received as a loan from his mother. At that time he traded palm oil which he bought from the South East and sold to the market in the North.

Following the success of his palm oil business, Orji Uzor Kalu moved to another line of business which was selling furniture on a large scale. Eventually, he established the SLOK Holding which is conglomerate comprising Ojialex Furniture Company, SLOK Nigeria Limited, SLOK United Kingdom Limited, Adamawa Publishers Limited, SLOK Vegetable Oil, Aba, SLOK Paper Factory, Aba, SLOK United States Incorporated, SLOK Ghana, Togo, Cotonou, Guinea, South Africa, Liberia, Botswana, SLOK Korea, Supreme Oil Limited, SLOK Airlines, Sun Publishing Limited, and First International Bank Limited.

7 Senator Dino Malaye:
Melaye is a senator representing Kogi east. He has held nothing less than 5 offices in different political levels in Nigeria. He earned the name “Mr Fix it” for his rants about how poorly Nigerian politics is being run. He has a fleet of cars and motorcycles and is reportedly worth about $802 million.

8 David Mark.

9 James Ibori.

10 Rochas Okorocha:
Rochas Okorocha may be a politician from Imo State, South East, Nigeria and he is listed as the richest politician in Nigeria for the year 2018. He was a rich businessman before he joined politics. Rochas contested and won in 2011 and 2015 respectively in the Imo State Governorship elections as Governor. Added to this, he is the founding father of Rochas Foundation, an organization that has special colleges for the less privileged within the society. Rochas is reported to be worth a whopping 1.5 billion dollars.