Dr. Reginald Mengi
Tanzanian media mogul Reginald Mengi sits atop one of the largest media conglomerates in Africa. His IPP Media Group owns 11 newspapers, radio and television stations and internet properties.
He also owns Bonite Bottlers, the sole bottler of Coca-Cola products in the northern region of Tanzania. His Kilimanjaro brand of bottled water is the biggest selling in the country. His IPP Resources mines gold, uranium, copper, chrome and coal. A devout philanthropist, he sends hundreds of Tanzanian children with heart ailments to India for treatments.
Dr. Reginald Mengi on Forbes Lists
No. 34 Africa’s 50 Richest (2013)
No. 45 Africa’s 50 Richest (2014)
Source Of Wealth: media, mining, Self Made
Residence: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania