Ghana's wealthy personalities are renowned for the non-disclosure of information regarding their incomes and net worths. It makes the subject of 'Who is the richest man in Ghana?' one of the questions Ghanaian asks very frequently.
The reason there isn't much information about these people may rather be that they are not good at broadcasting their worth for public analysis and rankings or that their investments were not made in the target companies of the world since Forbes, the major company that track the rich, estimates the wealth of individuals and rank them based on the value of shares they have in quoted companies.
We've compiled the list of the top ten richest people in Ghana in ascending order, according to their net worths.
1. Haruna Iddrisu
Net Worth: $300 million
Haruna Iddrisu is the Member of Parliament for Tamale South and the Ministry for Employment and Labour Relations in Ghana. Hon. Haruna Iddrisu holds a Bachelors Degree in Sociology, and he is also a Barrister-at-law. He has been a member of the Ghana Bar Association and also the National Youth Organizer for the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) Party from 2002 to date.
The history and details of his businesses and investments are not available now, but according to Forbes Ghana, he is one of the wealthiest men in Ghana with an estimated net worth of $300 million.