This Are The Top 10 Richest Igbo Men In 2023, Igbo Men’s Net Worth
Arthur Eze – $5.8 Billion
on the wealthy Igbo men’s list is Arthur Eze, the CEO of Atlas Oranto Petroleum, one of Nigeria’s largest privately-held oil exploration and production companies. In 1992, he founded Triax Airlines following the deregulation of adirlines in Nigeria. He hails from Ukpo village in Dunukofia in Anambra State.
2. Cletus Ibeto- $3.8 Billion
Igbo businessman Cletus Ibeto is #3 on the list of wealthy Igbo men. He is the founder and chairman of Ibeto Group. His company deals in Cement, energy, and automotive parts production. His net worth of $3.8 billion ranks him as one of the top billionaires in Nigeria.
3. Orbit Uzor Kalu– $3.2 Billion
Orji Kalu Slok Holdings
Orji Uzor Kalu is the former Governor of Abia state, a sitting senator of Abia North Senatorial District, and the House of Senate Chief Whip in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Orji Uzor Kalu is both a businessman and an astute politician. He is the CEO of SLOK Holding, a company with investments in banking, shipping, manufacturing, oil trading, and media.
4. Allen Ifechukwu Onyema – $3 Billion
Allen Ifechukwu Onyema
Allen Ifechukwu Onyema was born in Benin City. He is the Air Peace Boss and CEO. Today, he is known as the ConflictResolutionExpert and has captured the hearts of Nigerians through his various charity endeavours.
5. Emeka Offor – $2.9 Billion
Emeka offor is the Anambra-born businessman Emeka Offor. He is a successful businessman and oil and energy tycoon. He is the founder and chair of The Chrome Group, an oil exploration firm headquartered in Abuja.
6. Benedict Peters – $2.7 Billion
Benedict Peters from Ebonyi State but was raised in Delta State. He is one of the billionaires in Nigeria. He started his career in the oil and gas industry in the early 1990s. He worked closely with the founders of Ocean and Oil, establishing Sigmund Communecci in 1999. He is the founder and CEO of Aiteo Group, a company that focuses on Nigeria’s oil and gas sector.
7. Emmanuel Andy Uba– $2.1 Billion
Emmanuel Andy Uba
Emmanuel Andy Uba is the 2011 Senator of Anambra South Senatorial District. He started his political career in college, and his major source of wealth is politics. His current net worth is $2.1 Billion.
8. Rochas Okorocha – $1.5 Billion
Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha is a Nigerian politician of Igbo extraction, from Imo State. He is the senator representing Imo West Senatorial district at the 9th Nigerian Senate. He is also the former Governor of Imo State.
9. Ifeanyi Ubah – $1.7 Billion
Ifeanyi Uba is a Businessman, investor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist popularly known in Nigeria.
He is also the CEO and owner of Nigeria’s top oil and gas business, Capital Oil and Gas Industries Limited. He started making money by selling tire supplies and vehicle replacement parts.
10. Innocent Ifediaso Chukwuma – $1 Billion
Innocent Ifediaso Chukwuma
Innocent Ifediaso Chukwuma is popularly known as Innoson. He is the founder and CEO of Innoson Motors. He was born in Uru-Umdim, Nnewi, Anambra State. He started his business by trading in car spare parts before he grew his car production company partly through the influence of the then Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi.