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20 Highest paid Nigerian Actors and Actresses in Nigeria.

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Nollywood has gained much acceptance and respect from the rest of the continent since Nigerian movies are one of the most watched movies in Africa. This has turned Nollywood into a lucrative business venture especially for the Nigerian actors. Most of the actors have given up their careers in order to venture into the film industry. Nigeria actors gossip is centered around the lavish lifestyles the actors live.

Currently, the Nigerian Film industry is booming with business. From the films’ sales and ratings, it is safe say that both producers and actors are reaping the benefits of their sweat.

Below Nigeria’s highest paid actors list:

 

20: MARY REMMY NJOKU

20 Highest paid Nigerian Actors and Actresses in Nigeria.

Mary Nnenna Njoku is a Nigerian actress and film producer, and Director General of the award-winning Lagos-based film house, ROK Studios, in Nigeria, which was recently acquired by French TV giant, CANAL+. She is the wife of the founder of Iroko Tv. Her ventures in the entertainment industry have made colleagues and stakeholders label her as one of the richest actors in the country.  Njoku is said to worth an estimated $1Million and charge more than 1 million per movie.

 

19. PATIENCE  OZOKWOR

20 Highest paid Nigerian Actors and Actresses in Nigeria.

Veteran Nollywood actress Patience Ozokwor popularly known as Mama G. The woman who many people have come to hate because of her roles in movies is not just an actress, but also a singer and a fashion designer who is definitely one of the best actresses in the country. Ozokwor was among 100 Nigerians honoured by the government to celebrate the amalgamation of the northern and southern protectorates in 2014. Mama G earns millions of naira from starring in movies and she’s reportedly worth am estimated $1 million and charge more than 1 million per movie.

18. DANELLA OKEKE

Daniella Okeke is one of the icons who is calling the shots in the Nigerian entertainment industry. Her contribution to the field is worth reckoning as she has for the longest time been the fastest-growing Nollywood actress. Besides acting, Daniella is also a model and an entrepreneur. For the longest time, she has been the talk on social media because of her gorgeous body. Not only is she a pretty being but also an accomplished lady.

She’s know to charge N3 to 5 million per movie work net worth of $1 million

17. CLARION CHUKWURA

Clara Nneka Oluwatoyin Folashade Chukwurah popularly known as Clarion Chukwura is a famous and multiple award-winning Nollywood actress, model, television personality, entrepreneur and a philanthropist.

She is very beautiful, gifted, skillful, creative and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles and can fit in any character given to her by movie directors and producers in Nigeria.  she’s reportedly worth am estimated $1 million and charge more than 2 million per movie

 

16. INI EDO

20 Highest paid Nigerian Actors and Actresses in Nigeria.

Iniobong Edo Ekim Popularly known as Ini Edo is a famous Nollywood actress, model, film producer and a philanthropist. She has won several movie awards which include Best Actress of the year at the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards and Most Prominent Actress in Nigeria at the African Movie Academy Awards.

Ini Edo is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $4million and charge more than N 2million Naira per movie

 

15. FUNKE AKINDELE

Funke Akindele or “Jenifa” as many know her, is a beautiful, talented and world recognized Nigerian actress who has been doing well in the limelight as a woman with great vision when it comes to shaping her career. she has won a good number of awards and endorsements for her ability to actually entertain. Her career as an actress will always remain a subject of perfection and great joy to her as long as she lives. She is gifted, talented and she was born to be on the television. She is optimistic for great things in the future and knows that she is going places. Funke Akindele is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of 500 Million and charge more than N 2million Naira per movie .

 

14 Omotola Ekeinde

Omotola Jalade Ekeinde is a talented and prominent Nigerian actress. She is one of the leading Nigerian actors as well as one of the most followed and respected actresses in Africa. She was honored in Time magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2013 with an estimated net worth of 500 Million and charge more than N 2million Naira per movie .

 

13 MERCY JOHNSON

Mercy Johnson Okojie is a Commonly known as Mercy Johnson or MJ, she stands as one of the most, if not the most, controversial actresses in Nigeria. Both in her movies and real life, she is ever surrounded by all types of critics. She first came to limelight when she featured in the movie, The Maid, where she played a possessed Nanny role. Ever since, she has attracted multiple movie producers and evidently, has appeared in many movies an estimated net worth of 500 Million and charge more than N 2million Naira per movie .

 

12: GENEVIEVE NNAJI

When you set out in search of the most beautiful celebrities Africa has ever had, Nigerian celebrities stand out among them and at the top of the Nigerian cadre is Genevieve Nnaji. Talk of outstanding Nigerian ladies who have given out their best in developing their country’s movie industry and you will be making mention of people like Genevieve Nnaji.

Genevieve is a veteran Nigerian actress and singer who has played important roles at very different times . The multiple award-winning Nollywood actress has always been a delight to watch, her dressing, beauty, and charisma have won her many accolades and mouth-watering deals with local and international brands. Genevieve Nnaji is popularly celebrated, acknowledged and recognized both by Nigeria and abroad.an estimated net worth of 500 Million and charge more than N 2million Naira per movie .

 

11.RITA DOMINIC

Well, obviously you are a great fan of Rita Dominic. The fact that you are here reading this goes to show that you simply can’t get enough of this Nigerian diva. Without a doubt, Rita Uchenna Nkem Dominic Waturuocha popularly known as Rita Dominic is one of the most talented and gorgeous women Nigeria and even the world has ever encountered.

She is the definition of a sexy African woman. The beautiful actress has graced our screens year in, year out and many of us have grown up watching and admiring her. She has been in the industry for over 14 years and her energy is still fresh and renewed an estimated net worth of 500 Million and charge more than N 2million Naira per movie .

 

10 PETE EDOCHIE

Pete Edochie is one of Nigeria’s most successful actors. The veteran actor who is seen as one of Africa’s most talented has amassed several movie awards to his name. Although a seasoned administrator and broadcaster, he came to limelight in the 1980s when he played the lead role of Okonkwo in an NTA adaptation of Chinua Achebe’s masterpiece novel, Things Fall Apart. He’s reportedly worth an estimated $3.8million and charge more than 2 million per movie.

 

09. NKEM OWOH

It is almost impossible to discuss the Nigerian movie industry without mentioning Nkem Owoh. He is one of the most popular and accomplished names in Nollywood, Thanks to his natural talent complemented by a fluid comical personality. The actor fits naturally into most of his roles as he never struggles to find words in any situation. He’s reportedly worth an estimated $3.9million and charge more than 2 million per movie.

 

08. RAMSEY NOAH

Ramsey Nouah could very easily be described as one of the most familiar faces in the Nigerian movie industry, known more commonly as Nollywood. He has managed a feat that not many actors can boast of, maintaining a successful career in two distinct phases of Nollywood.

This means that Ramsey Nouah is as well-known now, in the era of making movies tailored for cinema and international film festivals, as he was when we relied on video cassettes and VCD or DVD copies of films to get our fill of Nollywood.

 

7.JOHN OKAFOR

John Okafor is more commonly known as Mr Ibu after an extremely popular role he played, though he had already adopted the name from his grandfather whom he says was his mentor and inspiration for doing comedy. John Okafor is undoubtedly one of the funniest men in Nigeria although his life hasn’t just been a barrel of laughs.


6. MIKE EZURONYE

Mike Ezuruonye rose to prominence in Nollywood for his diverse acting skills. He is celebrated as one of the finest Nigerian actors, directors, and filmmakers.

For his consistent and excellent performance in the Nigerian movie industry, Mike Ezuruonye has received several nominations and awards.

He’s reportedly worth an estimated 5 million  and charge more than 2 million Naira per movie

 

5. SEGUN ARINZE

Segun Arinze Aina popularly known as Black Arrow is a famous Nollywood actor, director, producer, singer, television personality and a philanthropist. He’s reportedly worth an estimated $5 million  and charge more than 2 million Naira per movie

 

4. CHIDI MOKEME

Chidi Mokeme is a famous Nollywood actor, investor, television host and a model. Chidi Mokeme started his career as a model before joining the Nigeria movie industry (Nollywood) in 2003. He came into limelight after he anchored the first two edition of the Gulder Ultimate Search Talent Hunt Show. He’s reportedly worth an estimated $7 million  and charge more than 2 million Naira per movie

 

3. JIM IYKE

Jim Iyke is a veteran Nollywood actor, entrepreneur and Nigerian media personality. From his humble acting days, he geared off to the level of film and music production. He’s reportedly worth an estimated $8million and charge more than 2 million Naira per movie

 

2. DESMOND ELLIOT


Desmond Elliot is a seasoned actor/politician who rose to prominence as a result of his roles in the Nigerian movie industry. Considered as one of the greatest Nigerian actors of all time, he is an international celebrity with over 200 hundred film appearances as well as an impressive number of soap operas and television series to his name. He’s reportedly worth an estimated $10 million  and charge more than 2 million Naira per movie

 

1. RICHARD MOFE DAMIJO (RMD)

20 Highest paid Nigerian Actors and Actresses in Nigeria.

Richard Mofe-Damijo RMD is a Nigerian famous actor, his career in Nollywood started in the late 1990s. He was also the former Commissioner for Culture and Tourism of Delta State.

Richard is popular for playing major roles in movies and drama series, he has featured in dozens of films. RMD has won a number of awards including the 2005 Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, as well as a Life Time Achievement Award.

The veteran actor is regarded as Nigeria’s hottest grandpa not only for his handsome looks but also for his grooming and charisma. He is currently the COE of RMD Production Limited and produces his own drama series, The Mr. X Family Show. He’s reportedly worth an estimated $15 million and charge more than 3 million Naira per movie

 

 

 

 


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Comedian Ada Jesus dies 2days after birthday after kidney ailment and her fallout with Prophet Odumejeje (Read and watch details)

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Nigerian comedienne Ada Jesus has died following a kidney aliment and her fallout with popular preacher Chukwuemeka Odumejeje.

The 22-year-old comedienne died on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, in an Abuja-based hospital.
She was reportedly rushed to the hospital on Tuesday night after suffering a cardiac arrest.

Ada Jesus had spent months in the hospital after being diagnosed with kidney disease.
When her health took a turn for the worse, she went to ask for forgiveness from those she had spoken against in the past, including popular pastor Prophet Odumejeje and Nollywood actress Rita Edochie.

It has been said that the ailment came after she implied that the prophet and actress Edochie were working together to perform fake miracles.
The prophet, however, vowed not to forgive her until she provides evidence to back her claims even after her family took her to the church to seek for forgiveness

The prophet accused the comedian of ruining his image with false accusations on social media. He and Edochie later said that they had forgiven Ada Jesus.
May her gentle soul rest in peace.

 


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7 Most Stylish Nigerian Billionaire Wives in Nigeria(Photos).

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What is the dream of many people around the world? Money!

For a lot of people the dream is to either make money by doing something, creating something, or selling something while for a lot of others, the dream is to meet somebody with the ability to change their lives and make them rich.

The reason Disney princess stories sold so much is because for the most part, the men who come to rescue them and give them their love stories are literal princes – they have a lot of money. The idea of being a millionaire/billionaire wife is a concept that is alluring to many so much so that there have been a hundred thousand reality shows exploring this concept.

To have money is one thing, but to be able to use that money in a way that makes other people say “Wow, money really fits her” is a whole other kettle of fish.

Today, we’ll be counting down 7 of Nigeria’s Most Stylish Billionaire Wives – women on whom money is really showing!

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1. Regina Daniels

Most Stylish Nigerian Billionaire Wives in Nigeria(Photos).

Nigerian actress Regina Daniels infamously married Nigerian billionaire Ned Nwoko in 2019. Since then the 20 year old actresses entire life, career, and wardrobe have had a complete overhaul. Today, Regina Daniels is perpetually rocking designer clothes, posing in front of and driving expensive vehicles, and generally living a very stylish and glamorous life.

2. Nana Otedola

Most Stylish Nigerian Billionaire Wives in Nigeria(Photos).

Wife to Nigerian billionaire Femi Otedola and mother to DJ Cuppy, Nana Otedola is another woman with a lot of style. While she chooses to remain very private and doesn’t post a whole lot on social media, the times when we do see Nana, she always looks really good. She’s another woman on whom money really looks good on.

3. Frances Chinonyerem Iwuanyanwu

Most Stylish Nigerian Billionaire Wives in Nigeria(Photos).

Frances Chinonyerem Iwuanyanwu is the wife of Nigerian politician and businessman, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu. When he was 72, he decided to give love another shot and married 26 year old Frances Chinonyerem, the sister of Big Brother Naija contestant, Prince.

Since then, Frances has been really glowing. She’s constantly doing photoshoot and wearing really chic and expensive clothes, and from all of her pictures, you can just tell that she’s radiating money.

Most Stylish Nigerian Billionaire Wives in Nigeria(Photos).

 

4. Lara Oshiomole

Lara Oshiomole, the wife of the former governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomole is another woman who is not only very beautiful but also very stylish.

Just like Nana Otedola, Lara too keeps a very low profile and doesn’t really engage with social media. However, the times we do see her, she looks incredible!

5. Dabota Lawson

Most Stylish Nigerian Billionaire Wives in Nigeria(Photos).

Former beauty queen Dabota Lawson married Nigerian billionaire Sunny Aku in 2014. Since then, Dabota’s wardrobe changed considerably, her demeanor changed, everything about her changed. Even after the couple went their separate ways in 2018, you could still tell that the old Dabota was gone, because since then, she has been giving back to back!

Most Stylish Nigerian Billionaire Wives in Nigeria(Photos).

 

6. Caroline Ekanem

Another woman who got married to a billionaire but later left is Nigerian actress Caroline Ekanem. In 2007, she got married to Musa Danjuma, the chairman of South Atlantic Petroleum Limited. After tying the knot with Musa, fans saw Caroline’s look and image dramatically change.

 

7. Shade Okoya

Shade Okoya is the wife of billionaire industrialist and Aare of Lagos, Chief Razak Okoya. Of all the women on this list, Shade is the most active on social media. She married Chief Razak when she was only 21 and he was 59. So because of that, she’s still very young and very up-to-date with everything social media. This woman you can tell just loves being rich! Who wouldn’t?


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“3 months without your child is a pain no mother should feel” – Tonto Dikeh pleads for the release of convicted actress, Akuapem Poloo

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Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has taken to social media to advocate for the freedom of Ghanaian actress, Akuapem Poloo, who was convicted for posing naked with her child.

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Recall that social media went agog after the actress was sentenced to 90 days (3 months) in prison for posting the nude photo on her Instagram page.

Tonto Dikeh pleads

Some netizens have started signing a petition to request for the release of Poloo and Tonto Dikeh has also lent her voice to the cause. She also appealed to Nigerians to sign the petition.

he wrote,

“One thing They always say is No one can tell a Mother how to bring Up her Child, it only becomes society responsibilities when you are hurting the child.
In this case i see no hurt here, Can i take same picture? No I cldnt, not even in the next life but Am different doesn’t mean The Act is Totally wrong when it’s in the privacy of your home alone.
BUT THE PICTURES ARE Morally Wrong? YES.
CLASSLESS? YES Sir but Not Bad enough to Go to Jail?
No I don’t think so..
Dear Nigerians pls show some Love/support let’s get this petition document filled up and get Our Girl back home..
Thanks
#freeapollo
#Wecantfightthelawbutwecanhelpchangethejudgement”


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