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Successful Women In Kenya

Power is not only defined by the leadership position one holds either politically or in an institution but it is also defined by the wealth that an individual has access to.The Forbes company put together a list of 356 Kenyans who are over a billion mark,Men have dominated the list but here are top of the 32 women and how much they are worth.

MAMA NGINA KENYATTA

Mama Ngina is the mother to the current president of Kenya and also was a first lady during reign of Mzee Jomo Kenyatta.Her net worth is estimated to be $10Billion,she owns and runs some of the most exclusive companies in the country which include:CBA bank,Brookside,Mediamax and Heritage Hotels.Mama Ngina has also invested in real estate businesses around the country.

NJERI RIONGE

Njeri Rionge is one of Africa’s leading entrepreneurs and one of the very few women pioneers in the ICT.She is known for her being the co-founder of Wananchi Online,last year alone the company raised US $57.5 million in growth capital from a group of international investors.

Her net worth is estimated to be $7.8Billion.She is also the owner of Ignite Lifestyle

TABITHA KARANJA

Tabitha Mukami Karanja is a Kenyan business woman,industrialist and an entrepreneur.She is the founder of Keroche Breweries which is involved in 20% of nationwide beer consumption and also which is the first company owned by a multinational Company.Her net worth is estimated to be $6.4Billion.Tabitha has also invested in real estate agencies.

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