Diezani Alison-Madueke Net Worth: $2 Billion Dollars

Diezani Alison-Madueke net worth

Diezani Alison-Madueke is a Nigerian politician with an estimated net worth of $2 billion dollars. She became OPEC's (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) first female president.

On July 26, 2007, Alison-Madueke emerged the Minister of Petroleum for Nigeria. December 23rd 2008 witnessed the movement of Diezani Alison-Madueke to the position of Mines and Steel Development Minister for Nigeria.

In 2010, She became the Minister for Petroleum Resources following the formation of a new cabinet by former president of Nigeria - Goodluck Jonathan.

On November 27, 2014, Diezani Alison-Madueke was elected at the 166th OPEC Ordinary Meeting in Vienna as the first female president.

She was birthed on the 6th of December, 1960 in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria as Diezani K. Agama to a Chief named Frederick Abiye Agama.

Diezani Alison-Madueke is a graduate who graduated in 1992 with a Bachelor's Degree in Architecture, from the Howard University, United States.

After graduating from the Howard University in the US, the moved to Nigeria where she became part of the Shell Petroleum Development Corporation.

In 2002, Diezani went futher to obtain her MBA Degree at Cambridge University. So much progress dawned on her as she became the first female Executive Director at Shell Nigeria in 2006.

The very elegant politician is married to retired Admiral Allison Madueke. Her husband, Allison Madueke was a onetime Imo State and Anambra State Governor and chief of Naval staff.

The duo have been married since 1999 and they have two children; Chimezie Madueke and Ugonna Madueke. In 2008, month of September, there was a planned but failed kidnap attempt against Diezani Alison-Madueke in Abuja.

They planned to Kidnap both her son, Chimezie and herself at her house, but it didn't work out to be a success. In the month of September, 2011, she was honoured by the Nigerian Defence Academy in Kaduna State with a Doctorate Degree in Management Sciences.