4. Oba Rilwan Akiolu
The Oba of Lagos may be the king of Lagos but he serves as a ceremonial ruler of Lagos which is arguably the true heart of the Nigerian nation. Oba Akiolu has no actual political power, but is sought as a counsel or sponsor by Nigerian politicians who seek support from the various residents of Lagos.
Oba Rilwan graces top notch social events in the city and his dressing, swagger and entourage is unmatched.