7. Omar al-Bashir – $1 billion
Prepare to greet the next billionaire politician – the president of Sudan, Omar al-Bashir.
Have a good look at one of the most controversial rulers yet to be ousted. Al-Bashir is the first sitting president incriminated by the International Criminal Court, a direct result of the mess he created in Darfur.
Obviously, Omar al-Bashir didn’t make his money by working overtime in his office for the good of the Sudanese people. WikiLeaks revealed how the 73-year-old looted his country on repeated occasions, siphoning billions in foreign accounts.
Some say his reign would be over the second banks breach their confidentiality agreements and expose Al-Bashir as the corrupt politician he is.