Who is the Richest Man in Delta State?
There are several businessmen in Niger Delta, and these men are working very hard for the betterment of their country, and their generation. The most successful man in Niger State, or rather, from Niger State is Jim Ovia.
Jim Ovia is a Nigerian business mogul and founder of Zenith Bank and Visafone Communications Limited. He was born Jim James Ovia on the 4th of November, 1951. Jim Ovia studied Business Administration at the Southern University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA where he bagged a bachelor’s degree in the course.
He also obtained a Masters degree in Business Administration from the University of Louisiana, Monroe, Louisiana, USA. Jim Ovia is an alumni of the Harvard Business School.
He’s a member of the Digital Bridge Institute (DBI), Honorary International Investor Council, and serves as the chairman of National Information Technology Advisory Council (NITAC), Nigerian Software Development Initiative (NSDI), and Cyberspace Network Limited. With an estimated net worth of $980 million dollars, he’s the richest businessman from Niger Delta State, Nigeria.