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Harry Akande with granddaughter
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Billionaire Harry Akande Steps Out Again After Years In Oblivion     

Billionaire businessman, Harry Akande, steps out again after a long time. 

Funsho Akinwale

Billionaire businessman, Harry Akande, has resurfaced again after several years in hibernation.

The former presidential candidate was sighted on Saturday night at Echoes of Calabar restaurant at Akin-Olugbade Crescent, Victoria-Island, Lagos, where he went to relax and enjoy himself.

Many were surprised to see the father-in-law of the Nollywood actress, Dakore Egbuson, because for a long time, the former richest man in Nigeria before Alhaji Aliko Dangote had recoiled into his shell.

He had tactically avoided mixing with the bigwigs in the society before his surprise outing on Saturday night.

Akande, who arrived with friends and amidst security details, had a wonderful night out before leaving the club which was recently opened by Senator Florence Ita Giwa.

He is a successful entrepreneur with over 400 companies around the world.

Akande is a businessman and a one-time presidential aspirant born 1943 in Ibadan.

As a child, Harry showed himself to be brilliant in academics and in sports.

Being a staunch fan of the famous American singer, Harry Belafonte, Ayoade Akande took to the name Harry and is fondly called so.