Just like Nigeria actors, women have been in Nollywood for years, and many of them have held it down and are still as relevant. The movie industry in Nigeria has seen many Actresses and has bid many actresses farewell. Many Actresses have either gotten married or have gotten caught up in their family life that acting is no longer a top priority for them.
This article presents the top richest Nigerian Actresses: their cars and net worth.
Genevieve Nnaji Net worth – $10 million
Genevieve Nnaji has been in the Nigerian movie industry for more than 10 years, graduating from acting home videos to acting cinema standard movies and even producing and directing her own movies. In 2018, Genevieve Nnaji alongside Chinny Onwugbenu produced Lion heart, Nigeria’s first Oscar submission. Although the movie was disqualified by the academy, it was a pivotal moment for the Nigerian movie industry. Genevieve Nnaji is Nigeria’s richest Actress with a net worth of$10 million. She is also a brand ambassador to local and international brands.
She owns a 2013 Mercedes-Benz G-wagon that has a 5.5 Litre V8 engine that produces 388 horsepower and 391 lb-ft of torque. It can get to a top speed of 135 mph. Some of its in-built features are dual-zone automatic climate control, navigation, satellite radio, a Harman Kardon stereo system, Bluetooth, blind spot monitoring, a rear-view camera, etc. To acquire the car she spent up to N50 million. She also own a Range Rover Evoque features a 2.0 Litre inline turbo four-cylinder engine, which cost the Actress N30 million to acquire. The Range Rover can produce a horsepower of 240 while going from 0 to 60 mph in 7.1 seconds.
Ibinabo Fiberesima Net worth – $8 million
Ibinabo Fiberesima, is a Nigerian film actress, ex-beauty pageant, and event manager. She is a former President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria. Fiberesima is the second richest actress in Nollywood her net worth is estimated at $8 million. She has featured in different popular movies such as Mortal Sin, St. Mary, The Twin Sword, Ladies Night, The Limit, Letters to a Stranger, ’76, Rivers Between, A Night In The Philippines, Pastor’s Wife and so many more. She has won several beauty contests and emerged first or second runner-up in others.
Funke Akindele Net worth – $7.6 million
Akindele Bello Olufunke Ayotunde popularly known as Funke Akindele or Jenifer is a Nigerian actress and producer. She was born on August 24th, 1977, in Ikorodu, Lagos State, Nigeria. Funke is the second of three children two girls and a boy, Funke Akindele’s mother is a Medical Doctor while her father is a retired School Principal. Funke Akindele obtained an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Mass Communication from the former Ogun State Polytechnic, now Moshood Abiola Polytechnic.
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Net Worth – $7.2 million
Omotola has been in the acting industry for over two decades. She is well known in Nigeria and even internationally. She is also known as a curvaceous actress because of her figure, and beauty. Omotola is married to a successful Pilot. Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a brand ambassador for many brands in Nigeria and also an Ambassador to some international agencies. Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has a net worth of N650 million.
Rita Dominic Net Worth – $6 million
Rita Dominic is another actress who has been in the game for over two decades. She has been in several movies and she used to be one of Nollywood’s most sought after. She was a child actor and then she continued acting like an adult. She has received many awards and recognitions over the years and has positioned herself as one who believes in women’s empowerment. Rita Dominic has a net worth of N550.
Chioma Chukwuka Net Worth – $5.7 million
Chioma Chukwuka is a Nigerian actress, director, and movie producer. In 2007, she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for “Best Actress in a leading role” for her performance in the movie “Sins of the flesh”, and the Afro Hollywood award for best actress in a lead role in 2010. Currently, Chioma is married to Franklin Akpotha and she is among the top richest and the most influential actress in the Nigerian and in the Nollywood movie industry with an estimated net worth of 5.7 million dollar.
Mercy Johnson Okojie Net worth – $5 million
Mercy Johnson Okojie, a prominent Nigerian Actress, has acted in over 100 movies since joining the Nigerian movie industry. The Kogi state Actress has been engaged with at the very least 150 movies since the time she came into the acting industry in Nigeria. She is hitched with 3 children to a Prince from Edo state. Mercy Johnson Okojie has a net worth of $5 million while charging nothing less than N2 million per movie role.
Uche Jombo Net Worth – $4 million
Uche Jombo Rodriguez, is a Nigerian actress, screenwriter, and film producer. She was among the several celebrities like Omoni Oboli, Laura Ikeji, and some more, to launch GrandLux Cafe Located in Lekki on the 30th of November 2018. Uche Jombo is currently one of the richest and most influential actresses in Nigeria, She has signed a multi-million Naira endorsement deal with telecommunication giant with an estimated net worth of $4 million