Africa is often considered the poorest continent, but this is rapidly changing. In 2014, there were 169,000 millionaires in Africa, and it is believed this number will rise by more than 53% over the next ten years, according to the Knight Frank Wealth Report. Here are some of the richest places in Africa, picked out by the number of millionaires with a net worth of over $30 million living in them.

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10 – Kano, Nigeria – Kano is located in the northern part of Nigeria, and according to WealthInsight, it is home to 10 ultra-high-net-worth individuals (UHNWIs).