In this article I will be sharing with you the top 10 most richest actresses in Nigeria in 2020 and their net worth. The Nigerian movie industry also known as Nollywood is money making industry and regarded as the third most largest film industry in the world. No wonder most of Nigerian actresses are extremely rich because they earn so much money in acting and also as runs girls. In this list, we are going to look up at the top 10 most richest actresses in Nigeria in 2020 and their net worth. You will be surprised to see who is number one on this list and why.
This list of top 10 most richest actresses in Nigeria is highly competitive and however changes every year. So therefore after a careful study and research I present to you the top 10 most richest actresses in Nigeria in 2020 and their net worth.
10. Chika Ike
Chika Ike is a Nollywood actress, entrepreneur and a TV personality. In 2014, Chika Ike spent millions of naira shopping in Turkey, Dubai and London, shopping on some of the most expensive designer’s shops and having a good time cruising in Yacht. Chika Ike is no doubt one of the richest actresses in Nigeria. She is currently the UN Ambassador for displaced persons and also the brand ambassador for Bullet Energy Drink. She has one of the biggest cosmetic boutiques in Abuja the capital city of Nigeria which she called Fancy Nancy Collections. Chika Ike was born on 8th November 1985 in Onitsha, Anambra State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. She began her career as a model at the age of 16 years old before joining the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood professionally. She has an estimated net worth of $2 million making her the 10th richest actress in Nigeria.
9. Adesua Etomi
Adesua Etomi is a Nollywood actress, model and TV personality born and bred in Lagos State, Nigeria. She is originally Edo State, Nigeria and currently the amiable wife to Nigeria musician and record label owner Banky W. Adesua Etomi rose to fame after starring in the popular TV series Wedding Party. Adesua Etomi feature mostly in cinema movies. Her movies are in high demand and she is extremely beautiful. Adesua Etomi has received the award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards and Best Actress in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards. She has an estimated net worth of $2.4 million making her the number 9th richest actress in Nigeria.
8. Ini Edo
Ini Edo is a Nollywood actress and a TV personality. She has been described as one of the sexiest actresses in Nollywood and also one of the top richest actresses in Nigeria. She has featured in over 250 movies. She is a winner of the 2013 Nafca Award for Best Supporting Actress in Nigeria. She was born on 19th April 1982 in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria but grew in Calabar in Cross River State, Nigeria. She is currently 35 years. She is the second child in a family of four children. She is a graduate of English Language from the University of Calabar. In 2013, she was announced as a judge for the Miss Black Africa United Kingdom Beauty Pageant. Due to her philanthropic gestures, the United Nations appointed her as the United Nations Habitat Youth Envoy. She has an estimated net worth of $3 million making her the 8th richest actress in Nigeria.
7. Funke Akindele
Funke Akindele whose full name Olufunke Ayotunde Akindele but popularly known as Jenifa is a famous Nollywood actress, producer and a TV personality. She is one of the most successfully actress of Yoruba decent. In 2009, she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role following her role in Jenifer. She is the CEO of Scene One TV. She is the producer of the popular television series “Jenifa Diary” which has earned her over millions of naira since the release of her first episode. She has been regarded as one of the best comic actress in Nigeria. She has an estimated net worth of $4.2 million making her the 7th richest actress in Nigeria.
6. Mary Remmy Njoku
Mary Remmy Njoku is a Nollywood actress, producer and a TV personality. She is the CEO of ROK TV. She made it this far on this list because of her husband Jason Njoku, who is the owner of Iroko TV. Her husband made her the CEO of Rok TV 2 and Rok TV 3. She and her husband Jason Njoku have combined together to take Nollywood business to the next level. Mary Remmy Njoku started dating Jason Njoku who is the CEO and founder of Iroko TV in 2011. They got married on 18th August 2012 in Lagos, Nigeria. That union was the real turning point in Mary Remmy’s career as she is now the CEO of ROK Studios which is a film production studio based in Lagos and also the CEO of Rok 2 and Rok 3 television channels in DSTV and GOTV. She has an estimated net worth of $4.9 million making her the 6th richest actress in Nigeria.
5. Regina Daniels
Regina Daniels is Nollywood child actress, model and a TV personality. She is known worldwide for always playing the role of a spiritual possessed child in several Nollywood movies. Regina was born and bred in Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria and rose to fame after starring in the 2007 movie “Miracle Child” as a child actress. She earns N600,000 per movie and made this list after getting married to Nigerian billionaire Ned Nwoko. Before she got married to Ned Nwoko, she was an undergraduate student of Mass Communication at Igbenedion University in Okada, Edo State, Nigeria. Her movies are in high demand and she is extremely beautiful. In 2019 she bought a very beautiful mansion for her mother and also acquires a Brabus jeep for herself worth over N250 million. Regina Daniels has an estimated net worth of $5 million making her the 5th richest actress in Nigeria.
4. Mercy Johnson
Mercy Johnson is a Nollywood actress. She is currently married to Prince Odi Okojie. She is originally from Okene, Kogi State, Nigeria and had her first taste of education in Calabar where her biological dad resides. Her parent’s names are Mr. Daniel and Mrs. Elizabeth Johnson. Her father was a former Naval Officer. She attends streams State Secondary School & Nigerian Navy Secondary School in Port Harcourt, River State, Nigeria. Mercy Johnson rose to fame after starring in the movie “The Maid” where she played the role of a servant. She has received awards like Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role and Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for Best actress in Nigeria. Mercy Johnson has an estimated net worth of $5.8 million making her the 4th richest actress in Nigeria.
3. Omotola Jalade
Omotola Jalade fondly called Omosexy is a Nollywood actress and a TV personality. She joined Nollywood in 1995 and has starred in over 250 movies. She has been in the industry for over 2 decades. She joined the Nigerian movie industry popularly known as Nollywood in 1995 and made her first acting debut in the 1995 movie titled “Venom of Justice” a movie directed by Reginald Ebere. Her role in the movie earned her an award for Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the Africa Movie Academy Awards. Omotola Jalade has won over 40 local and international awards. She is considered as Africa’s biggest box office actress. In 2013, she was honoured in Time Magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world alongside American former first lady Michelle Obama. She has an estimated net worth of $7.1 million making her the third richest actress in Nigeria.
2. Genevieve Nnaji
Genevieve Nnaji is Nollywood actress, producer and a TV personality. In 2005, she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role and also Best Actress in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards. She has been honored with Member of the Order of the Federal Republic (MFR) by the Nigerian government for her contribution to the Nigerian movie industry. She is the owner of St. Genevieve clothing line. She has a sponsorship deals with Amstel Malta, Etisalat, Jumia, GLO and many more. In 2019, she produced a movie “Lion Heart” which became the only movie in Nigeria that was featured on Netflix. She has an estimated net worth of #7.6 million making her the second richest actress in Nigeria.
1. Rita Dominic
Rita Dominic is a Nollywood actress, producer and a TV personality. She was born on 12th July 1975 in Imo State, Nigeria and grew up in Lagos State, Nigeria. Rita Dominic is a member of the Royal family of Waturuocha of Aboh Mbaise local government area of Imo State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. Her late parents were medical practitioners. Her late father was a medical doctor while late her mother was a nursing officer. In 2012, she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She is originally from Mbaise in Imo State in the southeastern part of Nigeria and currently single. Rita Dominic has an estimated net worth of $8 million making her the richest actress in Nigeria.