Richest man in history

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The richest man ever in the history of Humanity is African.

His Name is Mansa Musa, Emperor of the 14th century Mali Empire which covered modern day Mali, Senegal, Gambia, and Guinea.

At the time of his death in 1331, Mansa Musa was worth the equivalent of 400 billion dollars. Before European invasion of Africa, Mali Empire was producing more than half the world’s supply of salt and gold.

When Mansa Musa went on a pilgrimage to Mecca in 1324 he carried so much gold, and spent them so lavishly that the price of gold fell read more


About Mawuna KOUTONIN

Mawuna Koutonin is a world peace activist who relentlessly works to empower people to express their full potential and pursue their dreams, regardless of their background. He is the Editior of, Founder of, and Social activist for Africa Renaissance. Koutonin’s ultimate dream is to open a world-class human potential development school in Africa in 2017. If you are interested in learning more about this venture or Koutonin’s other projects, you can reach him directly by emailing at