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5 Nigerian celebrity billionaires and how they made their money (With Pictures)


Nigerian celebrity billionaires – Although billionaire celebrities in the entertainment industry are few and far between but it doesn’t mean there are none. And although popular Nollywood celebrities may have grossed billions at the box office it still doesn’t mean they are billionaires.


To be precise, only a few actors or actresses have reached billionaire status, and it wasn’t only from high-paying roles in film or television but other business ventures.

Below are our compilation of Nigerian celebrity billionaires and how they made their money. Enjoy!

5.  Basketmouth


Basketmouth has been able to give other comedians a run for their money! The act is frequently used as an ambassador for reputable brands in Nigeria. He pockets over N120 million annually from his endorsement deals and gets N100 million from his Basketmouth Uncensored show.

With an income of over N360 million, his net worth stands at N2 billion.

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  1. Olumide says

    What about the duo, Peter and Paul Okoye. If we can have D'banj and Basketmouth on the list. I just feel that list ain't complete if the duo aren't in it. Only if this ranking is on an individual basis

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