Top 10 Richest Hausa Men In Nigeria 2024

Richest Hausa Men In Nigeria: Hausa Men are the richest people in Nigeria followed by the Igbos, Yorubas and other tribes out there.

The Hausa people are known to be very good in business and farming activities. Two of the richest men in the country Aliko Dangote and Abdulsamad Rabiu are all from the same tribe which is Hausa.

Wondering who are the wealthy men from this great tribe? Below RichestPedia will be listing them in this post.

Top 10 Richest Hausa Men In Nigeria

1. Aliko Dangote

Top 10 Richest Hausa Men In Nigeria

Aliko Dangote remains the richest Hausa man in Nigeria as of 2024, asides that, he is one of the top wealthy and successful business man in the whole of Africa.

He started from owning a small trader business to having a multi billion naira business in Nigeria. Dangote is from Kano State and was born on the 10th of April 1957.

The Dangote group which he established after years of struggling manufactures products like Cement, Sugar, Flour, Salt, Spaghetti and others. In fact, his company are almost into producing numerous products in Nigeria.

2. Abdulsamad Rabiu

Top 10 Richest Hausa Men In Nigeria

With an estimated net worth of about $7.2 Billion, Abdulsamad Rabiu of BUA Group is the second wealthy Hausa man on this list. He is also from the same state where Dangote came from, Kano State, seems like business and money runs in their DNA.

That be said, Abdulsamad is the founder of BUA company, his company produces cement, sugar, spaghetti, Maggi and others.

3. Atiku Abubakar

Atiku is a famous Nigeria politician and a notable businessman who is into different businesses bringing him Billions of Naira Year. He served as Olusegun Obasanjo’s vice president of Nigeria from 1999 until 2007.

Asides politics, he is the owner of Atiku Farms and Faro Water, the business man also have other businesses not known to the public. Atiku is the third richest Hausa man in the country.

5. Auwalu Abdullahi Rano

Auwalu Abdullahi is another notable richest man in the country. He is the founder Of AA Rano Petrol Company which distribute Petrol all over the country, his petrol station are in every corner of this country which made him dominate that sector.

Rano is indeed a very Creative and strategic Billionaire in the country. Apart from the Petrol stations he has, Auwalu Abdullahi is into Aviation business with Airlines like Rano Air.

6. Mohammed Indimi

Mohammed Indimi is a Maiduguri born Nigeria businessman, Billionaire, and philanthropist. He is the 6th wealthy man from North.

Indimi is a successful business tycoon in Nigeria, he is the current chairman and founder of Oriental Energy Resources an oil exploration and production company in the country. As oil is the major source of Revenue in the country, most of the business men who have invested in oil selling and production are making huge amount of money.

7. Dahiru Barau Mangal

Dahiru Barau Mangal is a famous Billionaire and business man from Northern Nigeria, Katsina State to be precise. He was born into a wealthy family. Dahiru started and completed his primary and secondary education in the state.

After his graduation from high school, he proceeded to the University to study Business Administration. In 2002, he made his way into business and founded Max Air.

Max Air, is one of the leading airline in Nigeria with international and national flight network. Apart from that, Mangal is into other businesses like Oil and Gas, Transportation, and construction. With more than$1.2 Billion in net worth, it is safe to mention Dahiru Barau Mangal among the richest Hausa men.

8. Abdulmunaf Yunusa Sarina

Abdulmunaf Yunusa Sarina is a well known Billionaire and business tycoon from Kano State. He was born on the 7th of January 1958 into a rich family. The business man went to Rimi Primary school in Kano City where he graduated in 1973. Two of his brothers choose to continue their education while he made the choice of starting his own business.

He kickoff with retail sales, small trading, restaurant, Kiosks and finally moved into export an import. Today he is one of the richest Hausa men out there With different businesses to his name. Abdulmunaf is the founder of Azman Air, University, Oil And Gas, and transportation.

9. Mudassir Idris Abubakar

Mudassir Idris Abubakar is a notable businessman still from the same Kano State. He is the founder and chairman of Mudassir And Brothers, a popular Kano-based textile company.

Mudatex is a major dealer in fashion fabric, they produce and distributes African Wax, the company was established in 1997, and has so far become biggest fabric company in Nigeria. Mudassir is the 9th wealthy man.

10. Animu Dantata

Top 10 Richest Hausa Men In Nigeria

Animu Dantata is a well known philanthropist and Businessman in Nigeria. The business man is an indigene of Kano where he completed his education before venturing into Oil and Gas Sector. Dantata is the chairman and founder of Express Petroleum & Gas Company Ltd and one of the organizers of Jaiz Bank in Nigeria. Heis among the richest men from the Hausa tribe.


From the above list, you will agree with me that Hausa men are dominating the business sector in the country, they have a very good experience when it comes to business. Tell us what you think of this wealthy men through the comment section.

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