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When Money Talks: Check Out Dangote’s 64th birthday cake that has got Nigerians talking [Photo]

 When money talks poverty is silence.The wealthiest black man, Aliko Dangote, celebrated his 64th natal day which caused a lot of reactions online.

 Mr. Dangote who is the richest black man on the planet is obviously expected to throw such fantastic party. Although the celebration was held privately, some vendors contacted to make some edibles publicised their products.

One of such that is making rounds on social media is a cake Access Bank ordered for their client and business magnate.

Meanwhile the attention seeking element in this occasion has to do with the cake used for the celebration. The cake took the form of Dangote’s factories, especially his newly commissioned fertiliser producing company.

His wealth is estimated net worth of US$13.5 billion as at 2020.

Some Accolades

1. Dangote was named as the Forbes Africa Person of the Year 2014.

2. For six consecutive years, 2013 to 2018 Forbes listed him as the 'Most Powerful Man in Africa'.

3. In 2014, he was listed CNBC's 'Top 25 Businessmen in the World' that changed and shaped the century.

4. In April 2014, TIME Magazine listed him among its 100 Most Influential People in the World.

5. In October 2015, Dangote was listed among top 50 Most Influential Individuals in the World' by Bloomberg Markets.

6. He won 'The Guardian Man of the Year 2015'

7. He won the '2016 African Business Leader Award,’ organized by the Africa-America Institute (AAI).

Meanwhile some Nigerians have reacted to the luxury cake amid birthday wishes to the nine-time Forbes billionaire.

Below is the birthday cake

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