The list of the richest people in Ghana varies depending on the source and the time frame considered, as their net worths may fluctuate due to changes in their businesses, investments, or other factors. Here are some of the wealthiest individuals in Ghana based on various sources as of my knowledge cutoff in 2021:
Charles Ampofo: With an estimated net worth of over $1.46 billion, Charles Ampofo is considered the richest person in Ghana. He is the founder and CEO of Kampac Group, a diversified conglomerate that operates in the oil and gas, mining, real estate, and financial sectors.
Ibrahim Mahama: Ibrahim Mahama is a businessman and the founder of Engineers and Planners, a mining and engineering company. His net worth is estimated at over $1.3 billion.
Kwame Addo Kufuor: Kwame Addo Kufuor is a businessman and the chairman of the Ghana Chamber of Mines. He is also a shareholder in various mining and energy companies. His net worth is estimated at over $1.2 billion.
John Mahama: John Mahama is a politician and businessman who served as the President of Ghana from 2012 to 2017. His net worth is estimated at over $900 million, mainly from his investments in mining, real estate, and telecommunications.
Sam E. Jonah: Sam E. Jonah is a businessman and philanthropist who is the former CEO of Ashanti Goldfields Corporation, a gold mining company. His net worth is estimated at over $650 million.
Other notable wealthy individuals in Ghana include Nana Akufo-Addo, the current President of Ghana, who has a net worth of over $250 million, and Ernesto Taricone, the founder of Trasacco Group, a real estate and construction company, who has a net worth of over $250 million.
It's important to note that these estimates are based on publicly available information and may not be completely accurate or up to date. The actual wealth of these individuals may be higher or lower than the reported figures.
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