3. Olusegun Obasanjo
A very influential Politician, Olusegun Obasanjo is one of the richest, most-connected and most influential Politician in Nigeria. Like the story of Joseph in the bible, Olusegun Obasanjo came from prison and became the president of Nigeria for a second(2) time in 1999.
Popularly called “OBJ” Obasanjo is one of the Richest Politicians In Nigeria and owns the largest farm in Nigeria (otta farm). Along with the otta farm, OBJ owns a couple of businesses and investments within and outside of the country. also reported that he has some oil blocks and a few in some other countries.
Obasanjo or OBJ as he is fondly called was Nigeria’s Military Head of State from 1976 and 1979 also Nigeria switch to democracy in 1999, he was elected as Nigeria’s President which he served as till May 29, 2007.
Olusegun Obasanjo is reported to be worth a whooping $1.6 billion dollars.