Thursday, August 23, 2018

Billionaire, Kadji Defosso Dies at 95

The baobab tree has fallen. One of Cameroon’s industrialist and politician, Kadji Defosso has died at the age of 95 years. Reports say Kadji Defosso died early Wednesday morning in a hospital in Johannesburg-South Africa. The celebrated business magnet who hails from Bana in the West region was the Chief Executive Officer of Union Camerounaise du Brasserie-UCB which he created in 1972. He was also Mayor of Bana Council. It should be noted that in its recent publication Forbe Magazine classified him as the second richest person in Cameroon with 205 million dollars. The Group Kadji has to its credit many other business entities such as Kadji Sports Academy that trains young footballers, Polyplast that produces plastic items, SCC that also produces cereal produces, Insurance Company etc. He was mayor of Bana council since 2002 until today that he took the journey of no return.     

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