The Insider Motivation series focuses on successful business moguls that have achieved exceedingly great things, with a highlight on their determination and passion for success.

Orji Uzor Kalu 

He is one of the richest men on the soil of Africa. This young billionaire was rusticated from college for his participation in a student’s protest. Instead of lamenting over his predicament; he started trading on palm oil and from that humble beginning, he grew his business into a conglomerate “Slok Group.” Though he was later pardoned by the school authorities, he rejected the amnesty offer thereby refusing to return to school.

Net worth $330 million


Mike Adenuga:
Born to Nigerian parents in Oyo state, He worked as a taxi driver to help fund his university education and he graduated from Northwestern Oklahoma State University and Pace University, New York with degrees in Business Administration. Today his company Globacom is Nigeria’s second-largest telecom operator. He also owns stakes in the Equitorial Trust Bank and the oil exploration firm Conoil (formerly Consolidated Oil Company). 
Net worth $10 billion 


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