Here in this article, you are going to read about the top 10 richest programmers in Nigeria and how much they are worth.
Programmers around the world are the ones dominating the richest men chart starting from Mark Zuckerberg the Facebook CEO, Evan Thomas Spiegel the owner of SnapChat and the worlds famous Larry Page the CEO of Google not forgetting Bill Gate, these men are billion dollars rich, but back home here in Nigeria how is our programmers fairing? As we want to check out the richest programmers in the country.
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The list of our top ten programmers in Nigeria is as follows:
1. Prosper Otemuyiwa
Prosper Otemuyiwa is the developer of the Laravel Hackathon Starter pack, a package that was specially built for starters. This tool helps beginners to learn programming quick and fast.
Before becoming the technical writer for Auth0, Prosper was a technical trainer for Andela. This young and talented programmer attended the highest height of his career as he was ranked second on the top trending chart of PHP developers in the world beating Facebook in the process in a ranking released by GitHub in 2016. Prosper skill and talent has equally brought him so much wealth securing him the number one sit on our ranking.
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2. Oluwaseun Akinrinlola
Oluwaseun currently works with FirstBank Nigeria as the senior software developer after graduating from SMC University Zug, Switzerland.
Oluwaseun has previously worked as a senior software developer at IQ systems solution limited, 2009 as a senior software developer at concept Nova, solution developer at V2d convergence and also with STPL back in 2005.
Oluwa Segun secures the number two spot on our list have made so much money from programming.
3. Segun Famisa
Segun Famisa is a software engineer who develops Android applications, program with Kotlin, java, python and also into robotics.
Segun is a graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University where he studied Electronic and Electrical Engineering, he currently works as android software engineer at Trivago in Dusseldorf Germany and has previously worked with Andela as a senior technical consultant, Konga online shopping limited as a software engineer, Truppr as an Andriod app developer and at iQube Labs as a software engineer. Segun’s skills and ability have also fetched him so much money along the path, placing him third on this list.
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4. Falade Gbenga
Third on our list is Falade Gbenga who is a senior software developer at Access bank, ITANDT solutions limited and Firstbank Nigeria.
Falade who is a First class graduate of computer science from Joseph Ayo Babalola University has previously worked with companies like CWG PLC, Altaviz support limited, Lasco Computer system as a software developer and End-user support engineer and Kotivu.NG amongst others.
As a renowned programmer and software developer Falade Gbenga has acquired so much wealth in this sector placing fourth on this list.
5. Ire Aderinokun
She is currently the head of design and product at Big cabal, publishers of big Cabal and Zikoko the most amazing thing about Ire is that she is a self-taught front-end developer.
Ire have a degree in Experimental Psychology from the University of Bristol and a Masters in Arts (MA) Law, in 2014.
6. Moyinoluwa Adeyemi
Moyinoluwa Adeyemi is an android app developer who is currently working with off. Grid Electric and Google developers group.
Before now Moyinoluwa previously worked with Swifta systems and services international, center for excellence in software Engineering and she is a graduate of computer science from Obafemi Owolowo University.
Her hard work and dedication have not gone unnoticed as she is very rich and famous, previously being listed as one of the richest programmers in the female category by blog.devcenter.
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7. Obinwanne Hill
Obiwanne Hill is the CEO and founder of ContentOmni and Restive (a development and ideation company who is working on a different principal concept and interface friendly tools that help in making the web super-fast, contextual and responsive). He is a graduate of the Federal University of Technology Owerri where he studied Civil engineering.
Obinwanne’s developmental skills and hard work have not been in vain as he currently ranks six in our list of top ten programmers in Nigeria.
8. Makinwa Olubukola
Makinwa Olubukola was previously a lead developer at Swap Space before switching her interest into coding because she had loved playing FIFA. Just like Ire, Makinwa is self-taught, she started and succeeded in learning programing on her own.
Makinwa Olubokola is a first class Graduate of Babcock University where she studied computer science. She has worked with Swap Space and lead developer and trainer, Gigalayercom (technical support), connectNigeria.com (web developer) and Andela as an engineering manager.
9. Miriam Wampana
Miriam is a graduate of the University of Plymouth where she studied computer science but before then had previous did her first degree at the Federal University of technology Yola where she studied information and communication science back in 2010.
She has worked in different capacities before now, some of those are ICT support officer at Abuja Technology Village and senior software developer at the American University of Nigeria, etc. She made it to the eight positions on our list as she has accumulated so much wealth in this line.
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10. Olalekan Eyiowuawi
Olalekan is a product of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta was he had a BS in computer science. Currently working with Andela as a software developer, Olalekan has previously worked with Gobble as a full stack software engineer. He is one programmer that tweaks different programming languages like PHP, Java, iQuery, Python.
He’s been renowned with his ability to create several mobile apps. He makes to our top ten list of richest programmers in Nigeria.
That has been our top ten list of programmers, we place and arrange each of these programmers according to the information gathered about them, it changes but these are the riches as at the time we are this.Click here to see the latest work from home jobs
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