folorunsho alakija

Forbes is back again and this time, it has released its list of the richest women in the world but unfortunately, the richest Black woman currently, Nigeria’s Folorunsho Alakija was nowhere to be found on the list. Mrs Alakija who is worth $7.3 billion couldn’t measure up to other female international business moguls. In fact, no Black woman made the list. See the top 10 women who did make the list:

1. Christy Walton $36.7 billion

2. Liliane Bettencourt $34.5 billion

3. Alice Walton $34.3 billion

4. Jacqueline Badger Mars $20 billion

5. Gina Rinehart $17.7 billion

6. Suzanne Klatten $17.4 billion

7. Abigail Johnson $17.3 billion

8. Anne Cox Chambers $15.5 billion

9. Laurene Powell Jobs $14 billion

10. Johanna Quandt $12.8 billion