Kenya, Oh Kenya, a country with one of the highest Gross domestic product(GDP) in East Africa, so it’s imperative for us to compile the new list of the richest personalities in Kenya as submitted by Forbes.
Kenya is a country that has been faced with numerous counts of challenges of shame that define its stagnation. This is because there have been countless downfalls and closures of industries, lack of employment, theft of public funds, the Covid-19 pandemic, and many more.
However, Kenya can boast of having great personalities that are doing very well financially. In this article, we are going to unveil some of the richest personalities in Kenya that have risen above the challenges the country faces to create employment and to give hope back to the people.
We have also compiled the list of the richest men in Ghana. You should check that out as well.
The Covid-19 pandemic hit Kenya so bad that most industries were shut down which affected productivity hence down railing the economy to a halt. But they say, “tough circumstances do not last but tough people do”. Some exclusive Kenyans manage to stay on top of their game during the pandemic by coming up with new business strategies that worked efficiently to increase their profits margins.
We have compiled the list of these incredible personalities from a list from Forbes, Bloomberg, and other reliable sources.
In this list, you will see the ranking, the links to their profile, and also their net worth.
The List of the Top 10 Richest in Kenya
|#1||The Moi Family||$2.1 Billion|
|#2||Vimal Shah||$1.7 Billion|
|#3||Nicolas Biwott and Family||$965 Million|
|#4||Mama Ngina||$925 Million|
|#5||Naushad Merali||$795 Million|
|#6||Uhuru Kenyatta||$511 Million|
|#7||S.K Macharia||$650 Million|
|#8||Peter Munga||$341 Million|
|#9||Manu Chandaria||$305 Million|
|#10||Chris Kirubi||$230 Million|
The above table shows the list of great personalities in Kenya that have risk their all to amass wealth to help sustain the economy of Kenya through their numerous investments. They have helped propelled Kenya as one of the vibrant economy in Africa.
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