Atiku and Tinubu: Who Is Richer?
Atiku and Tinubu both have impressive wealth but Tinubu is by far richer.
Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu is nearly two times richer than Atiku Abubakar according to Car Mart.
Tinubu has an estimated net worth of around $4 billion which is roughly two times larger than Tinubu's $1.8 billion.
The politician does not hesitate to flaunt his wealth by showing his luxurious rides, he owns An armored Jeep Prado, Armoured Land Rover, A Mercedes-Benz, A Porsche, A luxury Lexus, and a private jet according to Car Mart.
He made his fortune with his diverse business around Nigeria, some of his alleged owned businesses are Lagos Oriental Hotel, TVC Television and Radio, Radio Continental, Ikeja Shopping mall, Oando PLC, and many other businesses.
Nigeria’s main opposition Peoples Democratic Party has elected Atiku Abubakar as its presidential candidate for next year’s national election in Africa’s largest economy https://t.co/Qc9UvLsE5h— Bloomberg (@business) May 28, 2022
What Is Atiku Abubakar Net Worth As He Runs For President?
Atiku Abubakar has an estimated net worth of $1.8 billion according to Car Mart.
He was chosen as the Peoples Democratic Party candidate in the 2023 Nigerian presidential election in May 2022.
Atiku has amassed his fortune from his diverse businesses. He started his career with Nigeria Customs Service, he worked for the department for 20 years and retired from the position of Deputy Director, the second-highest position in the Service.
He had already started investing his money in real estate before retiring and he focused his energy on real estate after his retirement. He also co-founded Nigeria Container Services (NICOTES) which later became Intels Nigeria Limited providing colossal of wealth to Atiku.
Similarly, he has some investments in several other businesses as well, including Adama Beverages Limited, American University of Nigeria (AUN), and many more according to his Wikipedia profile.
Today, the battle to rebuild and unite our great country moves forward. I’m honoured to be named the @OfficialPDPNig candidate. I look forward to speaking with Nigerians across the country, taking the message of hope and unity as we build one future for one people.-AA #OneNigeria pic.twitter.com/6HdbwUOde0— Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) May 28, 2022
Meet Atiku Abubakar Wife And Family
Atiku Abubakar has four wives and 28 children.
He secretly married Titilayo Albert, in Lagos, because her family was initially opposed to the union in 1971. In 1979, he married Ladi Yakubu as his second wife
In 1983, he married his third wife, Princess Rukaiyatu, daughter of the Lamido of Adamawa, Aliyu Mustafa. In 1986, he married his fourth wife, Fatima Shettima.
Later he divorced Ladi Yakubu and married Jennifer Iwenjiora Douglas. He divorced his second wife because he was only permitted to marry four wives as a Muslim.
His children are, Fatima, Adamu, Halima, Aminu, Abba, Atiku, Zainab, Ummi-Hauwa, Maryam, Rukaiyatu, Aisha, Hadiza, Aliyu, Asmau, Mustafa, Laila, Abdulsalam, Amina (Meena), Mohammed and the twins Ahmed / Shehu, the twins Zainab / Aisha, and Hafsat according to his Wikipedia profile.