Mike Adenuga ; Interesting facts about Nigerian Billionaire ranked 3rd Richest in Africa

Mike Adenuga was born on April 29, 1953, in Ibadan, Nigeria to Oloye Michael Agbolade Adenuga Sr and Omoba Juliana Oyindamola Adenuga who born hail from the West African country.

He is a businessman and being so determined to make some impact on the African Continent, Mike has gone through it all to become a popular Nigerian billionaire who is ranked as the third richest person in Africa.

His father Oloye Michael Agbolade Adenuga Sr was a school teacher and his mother, a businesswoman. He has five other siblings.

Road to becoming a Billionaire

Mike Adenuga worked as a taxi driver to help fund his university education, as if that is not enough, He also sold lace and distributing soft drinks where he made his first million dollars at age 21.

Fast forward He is the chairman and owner of Globacome, the second-largest telecommunication company in Nigeria and other parts of Africa.


Mike Adenuga started his education at Ibadan Grammar School, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria, and then Comprehensive High School, Aiyetoro for his Higher School Certificate (HSC). He also graduated from Northwestern Oklahoma State University and Pace University, New York, with degrees in Business Administration.


Mike Adenuga is very rich and feels he cam take care of two wives. He is married to two wives namely Adefolake Emilia Adenuga andTiti Joyce Adenuga.


Mike Adenuga has six children; Paddy Adenuga, Bella Disu, Eniola Adenuga, Adetutu Oyindamola Emilia, Michael Babajide Adenuga, and Abimbola Adenuga.

Mike Adenuga stands at 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 80kg.

Mike Adenuga House

Mike Adenuga owns one of the luxurious mansions in Nigeria estimated to cost ₦10 billion located at Banana Island, Nigeria.

Net worth

Mike Adenuga is estimated to have been a net worth of $6.2 billion. He is the third richest person in Africa.

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