The Labour Party presidential candidate Peter Obi is not only a renowned politician but a successful business man.
The two time former governor of Anambra state is one of the most talked about politicians in Nigeria because of his modesty and views of Nigeria political system.
The business man turned politician is one of the richest people in Anambra state and is known for his prudence in management of resources and finance.
Peter Obi is seen by many as one of the most disciplined politicians in Nigeria without corruption records.
According to Mr. Peter Obi in an interview carried out by Arise Tv in 2021, Peter Obi puts his net worth around $15 million but a source close to Peter Obi confirmed to ANAMBRA PEOPLE that the ex-governor’s fortune might be in excess of over $100 million.
He noted that he has lived abroad for many years and has achieved wealth through businesses especially in importation and finance.
He described himself as a very big trader. This Peter Obi’s net worth makes him one of the richest Igbo politicians and persons in Anambra State.
According to the former governor in an interview with Arise TV, he controls and owns many international franchises in Nigeria.
Below are the businesses and companies Peter Obi served in and owned;
- He owns international franchise in Nigeria like the Heinz products, Ovaltine, South Africa International Breweries, Distell.
- Next Shopping Mall with a turnover of over ₦6 Billion annual turnover.
- He also owns major shares in three (3) commercial banks in Nigeria of which Fidelity bank is one of them.
- Peter Obi also has shares amounting in billions of naira with blue chip companies both in Nigeria and abroad. He was Chairman and Director Future View Securities Ltd, Paymaster Nigeria Ltd, Chams Nigeria Ltd, Data Corp Ltd and Card Centre Ltd.