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Shonda Rhimes, Oprah Winfrey, P. Diddy Honoured As Forbes’ 100 Greatest Living Business Minds

To celebrate its 100th anniversary, Forbes Magazine released a special issue that features essays, lessons, and ideas for the next 100 years from today’s most influential business leaders around the world. The 100 quotes are meant to inspire and inform future entrepreneurs, the generation that will build and shape the next century. While creating the list, Forbes included people who…

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Toyosi Akerele, Ada Osakwe Listed Among Forbes ‘20 Young Power Women In Africa’ 2014

Well done, Toyosi! Forbes Magazine has released its 2014 edition of the annual ’20 Young Power Women in Africa’ list and Toyosi Akerele, the founder and CEO of Rise Networks, Nigeria’s leading Social Enterprise for Youth Development is on the list. She also just returned from Baku, Azerbaijan, where she represented Nigeria at the very…

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Tara Fela-Durotoye On Her Climb To The Top & Empowering Women On France 24 TV

It’s a great thing Nigeria is constantly put on the map for amazing things, through individuals such as Tara Fela-Durotoye, one of Nigeria’s top beauty entrepreneurs and CEO of House of Tara International. Mrs Fela-Durotoye attended the Nollywood Week in Paris, France early in June 2014, click here to view her photos at Omoni Oboli…

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Aliko Dangote Named Forbes Magazine’s 23rd World’s Billionaire, Bill Gates Tops The List

  Forbes magazine yesterday, Monday March 3rd released its annual listing of the World’s Billionaires. Forbes global wealth team found 1,645 billionaires with an aggregate net worth of $6.4 trillion, up from $5.4 trillion from last year ago. The team unearthed a record 268 new ten-figure fortunes, including 42 new women billionaires, another record. In…

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Beyonce Beats Jay Z, Kanye Missing As Madonna Tops Forbes’ World Top Paid Musicians List

Reputed magazine and undisputed wealth calculators, Forbes have released their list of the top 25 musicians who made the most money between the months of June 2012 and June 2013 and the American-dominated list has provided not a few talking points, as pop star Madonna tops the chart with a considerable distance, surpassing second placed,…

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Africa’s Billionaires Unveiled By Forbes Magazine: Aliko Dangote, Mike Adenuga, Jim Ovia, Folorunsho Alakija, Theophilus Danjuma, Oba Otudeko And Other Nigerians Top The List

  As Forbes Magazine annually draws attention to the entrepreneurial spirit of the members of the business community throughout the world, this year, the numbers of Nigerians who made the list rose from 8 in 2011 to 11 in the recent Forbes List of 40 African Richest Business People with Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote topping the…

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