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East Africa is getting richer

Published on March 23, 2016

th 21,700 dollars in wealth per person, Mauritians are the wealthiest individuals in Africa, whilst people in Zimbabwe are the poorest with 200 dollars per person. This is according to the 2016 Africa Wealth Report, which sees Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda among the top 16 richest African countries.

The list, which ranked the countries by average wealth per person, showed steadfast growth from East Africa. Speaking to CNBC Africa, Andrew Amolis, Head of Research at New World Wealth, unpacked the latest rankings and went into detail on how the countries are ranked. Read more. Source | East African