With only N200 COSMAS MADUKA has managed to build a Multi-Million ‘dollar business empire spanning automotive spare parts, technology, medical equipment and agriculture.
His success is chronicled in the November Edition of the leading Pan African magazine Forbes Africa.
Peace Hyde, West Africa Correspondent for Forbes Africa scripts an inspirational story, which profiles tragedy, misfortune, hope and the power to overcome adversity in this inspirational cover story.
Dr. Cosmas Maduka lost his father at the age of 4 years old and was forced to drop out of school when his mother could no longer support the family.
Maduka had to fend for himself on the streets of Lagos as a street hawker before beginning life as an apprentice at the tender age of 7.
Today he sits on a business empire which is embarking on building the first assembly plant for Ford pick-up trucks in Nigeria as well as a multimillion dollar agriculture project.
Coscharis group is also a franchise holder of luxury car brands Rolls Royce, Range Rover, Jaguar and BMW.
His story is celebrated in the November edition of Forbes Africa, which is out in all major outlets now.