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The number of Kenya's dollar millionaires is steadily rising. These group of individuals have a combined wealth, empires and money generating investments and portfolios that outstrips others in the region.

Here are some of the dollar millionaires…

Swaleh Nguru -                Investments, Ranching, Real estate, Sisal

Bhimji DeparShah -        Nairobi Investments

Ramon Kariuki Jr -           Banking, dairy processing, tire manufacture, transportation

Uhuru Kenyatta & Family - Banking, hotels, dairy processing, real estate

Chris Kirubi -                  Broadcasting, investments, real estate

Lumumba Washika -      Nairobi Business, investments, Politics

Atul Shah -                     Nakumatt Supermarkets

The Makuha Kago Family - Naivas Supermarkets

Peter Kahara Munga -    Investments, real estate

James Mwangi & Family - Equity Bank Group, investments, real estate

Raila Odinga & Family - Petroleum products storage, manufacturing, industrial gas storage, ethanol

Manu Chandaria-          Comfraft Group of Companies, steel manufacturing, banking, real estate

Abdulkadir Ghedi -       Cement manufacture, Athi River Mining

Baloobhai Patel-          Trans-World Safaris, investments, insurance, banking, telecommunications

Jane Wanjiru Michuki-   Kimani & Michuki Advocates, investments, banking

Narendra Raval -           Devki Group, manufactures steel products, roofing sheets and cement

Paul Wanderi Ndung’u –  Mobicom, stake in Pevans East Africa (Sportpesa)

Bundotich Kiprotich -       Buzeki Group of companies, Enterprises

Peter Muthoka -              Acceler Global Logistics

Jimnah Mbaru -               Dyer & Blair, stakes in Britam Holding, Equity Bank and Transcentury Group

Samuel Kamau Macharia-  Royal Media Services

Pius Ngugi -                        Kenya Nut Company, Thika Coffee Mills