In this write up, a lot of findings have been made to put the article together. This article is for Nollywood lovers, who would want to know how rich Nigerian actresses are. The following is the highlighted list of the Top Ten Nigerian Actresses and their net worth. Some of them are still single while some are married and some divorced; most of the net worth listed here are estimates as their actual net worth could not be verified independently.
Top 10 Richest Nigerian Actresses
Rita Dominic (A Single Lady, Age: 40+)
Rita Uchenna Nkem Dominic Nwaturuocha is a Nigerian actress and has featured in hundreds of movies both locally and internationally. In 2012, she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
She is a graduate of the University of Port Harcourt (BA in Theatre Arts).
Rita Dominic, as she is fondly called by her fans, is the richest actress in Nigeria and can boast of a Net Worth of N950 million.
Genevieve Nnaji (A Single Lady, Age: 40+)
Genevieve Nnaji is a Nigerian actor, producer, and director. In 2005, Gene, as she is fondly called by her friends, won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role which made her the first actor to win the award. She has starred in hundreds of films both locally and internationally
Nnaji is a graduate of the University of Lagos, UNILAG (BA in Creative Arts)
Genevieve Nnaji, who is one of the richest actresses in Nigeria, can confidently boast of a Net Worth of N850 million
Mercy Johnson Okojie (Married with kids, Age: 30+)
Mercy Johnson, born 28 of August 1984, is a talented Nigerian actress who has featured in numerous movies locally and internationally.
In 2009, the mother of three kids, won an award for Best Supporting Actress at the African Movie Awards and in 2013, she won the Best Actress award at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for her role in the comedy movie Dumebi the Dirty Girl.
Mery Johnson, who is married to Prince Odianosen Okojie, is one of the richest actress in Nigeria with a Net Worth of N600 million.
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde (Married with kids, Age: 40+)
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde MFR is a Nigerian Actress, Singer, Philanthropist and a one-time Model. She talented actress has featured in numerous movies both home and abroad.
Omotola, married to Captain Matthew Ekeinde, is the first African celebrity to receive over one million likes on her Facebook Page.
The mother of four can boast numerous awards and was honoured by the Nigerian Government as a member of the Order of the Federal Republic, MFR for her contributions to Nigeria cinema.
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, one of the most influcial people in the world by Time Magazine, can boast of a Net Worth of N580 Million.
Akindele Olufunke Ayotunde, popularly known as Funke Akindele is a Nigerian actress and producer. The talented actress, who starred in the Sitcom I Need to Know weekly series from 1998 to 2002, won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role in 2009.
She also emerged the Best Actress in a Comedy at the Africa Magic Viewers Awards in 2016 and 2017 respectively.
The talented actress, who has featured in over one hundred movies, is one of the richest actors in Nigeria with a Net Worth of N550 million.
No one will be surprised to find Ini Edo on the list of the richest Nigerian actresses due to her acting prominence.
Ini Edo, Nigerian Actress who began her acting career in 2000, has featured in more than one hundred movies over the time. She was appointed as the United Nations Habitat Youth Envoy in 2011 by the United Nations.
The actress, who was once married to Phillip Ehiagwina, is one of the richest Nigerian Actresses we have around. She can boast of a Net Worth of N480 million.
Born Clara Nneka Oluwatoyin Folashade Chukwurah is a Nigerian Actress and Humanitarian and who has featured in numorous movies both home and abroad.
The middle-aged actress is the mother of the Clarence Peters, the popular and talented Nigerian music director.
Clarion Chukwurah is a successful woman who has made acting the main factor behind her substantial Net Worth of N400 million.
Patience Ozokwor is a talented Nigerian Actress, Gospel Singer and Fashion Designer. The celebrated Actress won the Best Supporting Actress award at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards.
The funny actress was among the one hundred Nigerians honoured by the Government to celebrate the Amalgamation of the Northern and Southern protectorates in 2014.
Mama G, has she is fondly called, can boast to be of the richest actresses we have in Nigeria with a Net Worth of N390 Million.
Mary Remmy Njoku
Mary Remmy Njoku is a Nigerian actress and film producer. She is the CEO of ROK Studio, a film production outfit in Nigeria.
She has featured in numerous movies both home and abroad. She is the producer of ‘Thy Will be Done, Husbands of Lagos’. She starred and directed ‘Single Ladies and Festac Town’.
Mary Njoku’s husband, Jason Njoku, is also the proud owner of Iroko TV which operates across Lagos, Accra and Nairobi
The Lagos State University (LASU) graduate, is one of the richest Nigerian actresses with a Net Worth of N380 million
Source(s): Time Magazine