6. Atiku Abubakar
Atiku was a former chief accountant of the Nigerian customs service, making lots of money during this time.
Atiku Abubakar is one of the most famous vice president in Nigerian history. He served as the vice president under Obasanjo’s regime from May 1999 to May 2007.
Being a former comptroller of the Nigerian customs Atiku was well connected.
Atiku has diversified business interests, while owning a logistics company he founded the American University of Nigeria (AUN) in 2005 amongst other investments including real estate business.
Atiku is reported to be worth a whooping $1.4 billion dollar