Richest Foreigners in Ghana

1. Ernesto Taricone ( Originally from Italy) Source Of Wealth: Real Estate (Trassaco Group, Trassaco Valley)Net Worth: $1.3 Billion Ernesto Taricone is an industrial investor and civil engineer, he is the Executive Chairman and CEO of Trasacco Group which employs over 4000 Ghanaians and expatriates. Ernesto Taricone was born in Italy in 1948; he came to […]

Why are some West African countries overspending on infrastructure

Santo Domingo Metro Cost  – $ 700 million Casablanca Tram- $ 745 million Mumbai World One Tower 442 metres (1,450 ft)  Cost – $310 million \ Addis Ababa tram – $475 million Now Look at West Africa Lagos Rail Project $2.4 billion Total Nigerian Railways Project $ 12 billion Hope City $10 billion Accra Financial Center […]

10 Fastest Changing Skylines in Africa

  Skyscrapers exude power, wealth and modernity, here are the fastest changing skylines in Africa. Luanda, Angola Major Projects under construction Baia de Luanda $7 billion IMOB Business tower- 145m- Angola 475 feet Nova Sonangol Tower 42 stories 500 feet Torre Vitoria         CIF Tower Torres Kianda Hotel Bahia Luanda Edifício Dyeji […]

5 Richest Women in Ghana

1. Patricia Poku-Diaby Source Of Wealth: Plot Enterprise (Cocoa & Commodities) Net Worth: $720 Million Overall Rank: 8 Patricia Poku-Diaby was involved in her family’s business (trading and transportation) before she set up the Plot Enterprise Group in Ivory Coast, which was a precursor to the Ghanaian company. Plot Enterprise Ghana is a wholly Ghanaian […]