12 Richest Comedians In Sub-Saharan Africa

Written by Lillian Mutiso

Ali Baba – Nigeria

Ali Baba, christened Atunyota Alleluya Akporobomerere,  sits at the apex of Nigeria’s comedy industry as one of the pioneers of the country’s new age of comedians. His net worth is estimated to be over $15 million, which explains how he managed to acquire a mansion worth more than $1.5 million in Lekki. He’s a successful businessman with strong connection in the country’s political circles and makes his money through a chain of business in Lagos.