Bode Akindele

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Chief Bode Akindele (2 June 1932 – 29 June 2020) was a Nigerian billionaire businessman.[1] According to The Daily Telegraph, he was worth about $1.19 billion.[2][3] He was the owner and Chairman of Madandola group of companies.[4] He was born in Oyo, Oyo.

Bode Akindele
BornJune 2, 1933
Oyo, Nigeria.
OccupationBusiness man

Akindele died on 29 June 2020 at his home in Lagos, aged 88.[5]

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  1. "Buhari, Makinde, Olubadan mourn as business mogul, Bode Akindele, dies". Punch Newspapers. 30 June 2020. Retrieved 2020-06-30.
  2. Burn-Callander, Rebecca (2013-10-07). "Africa boasts 55 billionaires from 10 countries". The Daily Telegraph. ISSN 0307-1235. Archived from the original on 2020-06-30. Retrieved 2020-06-30.
  3. "Africa's Richest 2014 (Visualization)". African Business Central. Archived from the original on 2014-12-06. Retrieved 2020-06-30.
  4. "JUST IN: Ibadan business mogul Bode Akindele dies". Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics. 2020-06-29. Retrieved 2020-06-30.
  5. "Parakoyi Of Ibadanland, Bode Akindele, Dies At 87". Retrieved 2020-06-30.