8. Varney Sherman
Net worth: $3.2 million
Sherman was born on February 16, 1953, in Robertsport, Grand Cape Mount County and graduated from St. John’s Episcopal High School in 1971. He continued his education at Cuttington University where he earned a degree in 1975. In 1979, he was awarded a Bachelor of Laws at the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law at the University of Liberia in Monrovia. Sherman completed his education in 1982 in the United States where he earned a Master of Law at Harvard Law School.
In 2003, Cuttington University of Liberia conferred on him the honorary LLD. degree in recognition of his philanthropy, especially his personal financial and material support for higher education in Liberia.
Harry Varney Gboto-Nambi Sherman is a Liberian politician and the current chairman of the Unity Party.