1. Strive Masiyiwa:
Born on 29 January, 1961 is a London-based Zimbabwean entrepreneur and businessman who tops the list of being the richest person of Zimbabwe with an estimated worth of $860 million. He is the founder of the organization “Econet Wireless”. The company is an international telecommunications group with operations in more than 20 countries. He has been rewarded and recognised globally for his philanthropic activities and is considered as the biggest humanitarian and philanthropist of Zimbabwe. Over the last 20years, his organisation has helped more than 100,000 African students by providing them scholarships.
African countries are generally considered poor among the world but the shocking fact is that no. of millionaires are increasing day by day. In the last 15 years the no. of billionaires has doubled up whereas the economies of many African countries are going low. In the above article; we have discussed about 10 richest people of the country Zimbabwe. The country has richness of natural resources like mining and agriculture which has improved its economic situation. Along with these sectors; business sector has also contributed majorly in the economic growth of the country. Most of the above mentioned richest people of Zimbabwe were businessmen.