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A Glimpse at How Africa’s Second Richest Woman, Folorunsho Alakija, Made Her Wealth

Rags to riches is a familiar narrative, but when it comes to Folorunsho Alakija, a self-made-millionaire, the third richest Nigerian and the second richest woman in Africa, that classic cliché is not her fairytale.

A Glimpse at How Africa’s Second Richest Woman, Folorunsho Alakija, Made Her Wealth
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