When we talk about Nigeria and Africa’s prominent celebrities in various industries, influence is one of the most important aspects that cannot be undermined. Nigeria is known for its dominance in the entertainment industry across the globe. Ranking of their influential power is based on several factors analyzed and concluded based on facts. I am going to list the 5 Most Influential Celebrity In Nigeria
Davido aka David Adeleke is a Nigerian artiste who is widely known across all spheres of the globe. He is the son of one of Nigeria’s notable billionaire and business mogul, Self acclaim OBO(Omo Baba Olowo).
Davido is well known for his attention on social media with over 15 million fans on Instagram and over 10millions fans on twitter. His total audience coverage from several platforms is over 50million making him the highest audience reach in the music industry.
- Naira Marley
Azeez Fashola aka Naira Marley is Nigeria’s fastest rising musician who has won the hearts of so many young Nigerians with his talents and craft. His fans are called Martians, all over the globe.
From various dance steps to music all over the streets of Nigeria, He is Nigeria’s most controversial, musician.
- Burna Boy
Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, aka burna boy is one of Nigeria’s most prestigious artiste who is known for his professional music composition and multitalented icon. He is loved by the streets with is dynamic enthusiasm for providing their type of music.
He has over 5 million followers on Instagram and over 30 million in audience reach and video streams. He was recently nominated for the Grammys
Of course, the list would have been ridiculous if the well starboy is not enlisted as one of the most influential celebrities making him the fourth artiste on the list. Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun aka wizkid unending love by his fans is worth dying for as a celebrity in Nigeria.
He has over 10million followers on Instagram with over 40 million audience reach across all platforms. Wizkid is a notable international acclaimed act with several fans all over the world.
- Mercy Eke (BBnaija)
This reality T.V star has won the heart of so many nigerians and have made it to the top 5 most influential celebrity in nigeria with several fans across the globe. This young diva who happens to be the first female winner of the bbnaija 2019.
She has gotten quite a number of influence in the celebrity space and she is known by her exquisite personality and fans’ love for her is just on point. She has millions of followers across all platforms and has gladly made it to the fifth influential celebrity in Nigeria.