Ezekiel Handinawangu Guti
After a five-year legal battle that almost rendered him bankrupt, a landmark ruling was made to remove the state monopoly in telecommunications. He became the first black billionaire to grace the Sunday Times Rich List with a net worth of £1.087 billion.
He has international appointments on board memberships from Unilever, Netflix, Bank of America, and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation trustee just to mention a few. As a philanthropist, he has given scholarships across Africa, America, UK and China.
Nicholas Van Hoogstraten
He was named Britain’s youngest millionaire with a portfolio of more than 300 properties. He has a net worth of $750,000,000. He later relocated to Zimbabwe and owned over 1,600 square miles of land by 2013.