Genevieve Nnaji Named Richest Celebrity in Nigeria


GennyNollywood Actress, Genevieve Nnaji has been named the richest celebrity in Nigeria. According to the 2014 Vanguard’s richest list, the actress came on top of the list with a net worth of N220 million from endorsements alone reports.

She has signed many deals with multi-national companies for the past year including Etisalat, Amstel Malta, Range Rover Envogue and MUD Cosmetics.

Below is the Vanguard’s Richest List of the Top 10 richest celebrities in Nigeria (Vanguard)

1. Genevieve Nnaji: N220 Million

Brands deals; Lux, Cintrion Energy drink, Range Rover Evogue, Etisalat, Polo and Amstel Malta. The Etisalat deal alone earned her N100 million. Her deal with Polo is in the region of N70 while the Cintrion drink rakes in N50 million for the actress.

2. Iyanya -N151 million

Iyanya’s endorsement deal with MTN is worth N60 million. He has a $350,000 endorsement deal with Zinox computers and a N35 million deal with phone manufacturing company Solo Mobile.