2. Tokyo Sexwale
Tokyo Sexwale is also businessman and politician who was former political prisoner and the anti-apartheid activist with charismatic leader Nelson Mandela.
He is a major participant in the diamond industry and holds the second biggest company after the De Beers.
Also the director of the Absa Limited, Allied Electronics and Gold Fields and holds the chair of Trans Hex and Northam Platinum Limited.
Tokyo Sexwale estimated net worth is US $ 200 million and he is ranked at No. 2 in the list of top 10 richest politician of South Africa.
1. Cyril Ramaphosa
Cyril Ramaphosa ias our number 1 is politician, activist, businessman and trade union leader who served as the deputy president of the of South Africa under the president Jacob Zuma.
He also holds the chair of national planning commission which is accountable for the strategic planning of the country.
He has been criticized for his business interests for his appearance in the board of Lonmin.
Cyril Ramaphosa estimated net worth is around US $ 700 million