5. Rochas Okorocha
The current Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha is a very strong political kingpin from Imo State, the eastern part of Nigeria. Rochas Okorocha tops the list of our top 10 richest Politicians In Nigeria for the current year 2018. Rochas Okorocha was a very successful business man before he ventured into politics. Haven ran for the office of the president of Nigeria in 2009 without winning, he retracted and contested for the Imo state governorship election in the years 2011 and 2015 respectively, winning both.
Rochas Okorocha is a popular philanthropist having many foundations including the Rochas Okorocha Foundation, an organization that has specializes on attending and catering for the less privileged in the society.
Rochas is reported to be worth a whooping $1.5 billion dollars.