Actresses are no inferior to their male counterparts when it comes to making money. Beauty, talent and hard work really pay off because Naija actresses own impressive assets and luxury belongings. To answer the question ” Who is the richest actress in Nigeria?”, let’s take a look at the massive net worths of top ten richest actresses in Nigeria 2020:
- 1 1. Genevieve Nnaji – ₦850 million naira
- 2 2. Mercy Johnson Okojie – ₦700 million naira
- 3 3. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde – ₦650 million
- 4 4. Regina Daniels – ₦600 million naira
- 5 5. Rita Dominic – ₦550 million naira
- 6 6. Patience Ozokwor – ₦520 million naira
- 7 7. Funke Akindele – ₦500 million naira
- 8 8. Ini Edo – ₦450 million naira
- 9 9. Clarion Chukwura – ₦400 million naira
- 10 10. Uche Jumbo Rodriguez – ₦370 million naira
1. Genevieve Nnaji – ₦850 million naira
Genevieve Nnaji is believed to be the most successful actress in Nigeria, thus she deserves the number 1 spot in our list of the wealthiest Nigerian actresses. Known as the most influential actress in Nollywood, Genevieve is the brand ambassador for biggest international brands such as Lux, Range Rover, Amstel Malta and Etisalat in Nigeria. She has a lot of awards to her name, including a member of the order of the Niger. She owns multi-million naira houses in Lagos and Ghana.
Genevive Nnaji’s exotic cars
2. Mercy Johnson Okojie – ₦700 million naira
Mercy Johnson has become a legend in the Nollywood scene due to how versatile, consistent and talented she is. The Kogi state born star has been involved in not less than 150 movies ever since she ventured into the acting business in Nigeria. She is married with 3 kids to a prince from Edo state.
Mercy Johnson’s cars
She takes at least ₦2 million for a movie role. Little wonder she can afford a massive mansion in Ajah, Lagos and a Lexus SUV worth over ₦15 million. She also has other cars like a Toyota SUV gifted by her husband on the birth of their baby. It’s said to be worth about ₦20 million.
3. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde – ₦650 million
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde also known as Omosexy is one of the most popular actresses in Africa. This is because she not only starred in Nigeria movies but has been a supporting actor in some international movies as well. The curvaceous actress is married to a pilot and drives a Gold coloured Rolls Royce phantom worth over a hundred million naira. She also bought her daughter an expensive BMW coupe as a birthday present.
4. Regina Daniels – ₦600 million naira
Regina Daniel is considered a newbie in the movie industry, which she had since taken by storm. The young actress who is in her early 20s has been consistent in the news. It’s no surprise she’s on the list of richest actresses in Nigeria, as she got married to one of the richest politicians in Delta state, in a lavish ceremony. He has since spoilt her with cars like:
- Lexus RX 330
- Mercedes Benz ML 350
- Mercedes Benz G-wagon Brabus
and many more exotic cars that she flaunts in her Instagram. Each of those cars is worth not less than ₦40 million. Details of the collection is provided further in these articles below.
Collection of cars acquired by Regina Daniels
5. Rita Dominic – ₦550 million naira
Rota Dominic is a veteran Nollywood actress who got famous for having the sexiest lips and legs in the industry. She has starred in a lot of movies ever since she started acting from her childhood. Rota Dominic is from Imo state in Nigeria and born into one of the wealthiest families in the community before becoming one of the richest female actresses in Nigeria.
She has won many prestigious awards from her acting and production including Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She is also known to have been involved romantically with some politicians and military officers.
The two names which are rumored to have been in a relationship with Rita are Jim Iyke and D’Banj. However, the actress never shared anything about these rumours.
She owns a mansion in Lagos believed to be worth over ₦150 million, and drives a Mercedes Benz ML 350 4matic worth over ₦30 million.
Rita Loves SUV’s
6. Patience Ozokwor – ₦520 million naira
Patience Ozokwor became a household name in Nigeria movie industry when she constantly played the role of a wicked mother-in-law in countless movies. The actress who hails from eastern Nigeria also has a lot of awards she won including a couple from the African Movie Academy Awards. She is also a musician, with various popular songs to her name, and owns a fashion design outlet.
Patience Ozokwor has several automobiles but she is not interested in flaunting them to the public. We caught some rare moments she’s traveling in her multi-million naira Toyota SUV.
7. Funke Akindele – ₦500 million naira
Olufunke Akindele Ayotunde, easily known as Funke Akindele, is the richest Yoruba actress in Nigeria. She made a name for her self in the famous TV series and movie sequels including I need to know. She is also nicknamed Jenifer, because of her role in the movie Jenifa’s Diary and the accent she uses while playing her role.
Funke Akindele’s Amen Estate home
Funke Akindele married to the legendary musician, JJC. They have a house in the UK, a mansion in Lagos and multiple cars.
She’s mostly seen driving a Wrangler but some people insist she got a Rolls Royce and Ferrari as well. Here’s the possible list:
- ₦30 million Jeep Wrangler
- ₦50 million Rolls Royce phantom
- ₦50 million Ferrari
Funke’s car collection
8. Ini Edo – ₦450 million naira
Ini Edo came into the Nollywood industry in the early 2000s and made a name for herself after featuring in over 15 dozen movies. She was also considered the sexiest actress in Nigeria at a time. The Akwa Ibom born actress is also a winner of multiple awards including the 2013 NAFCA award.
She owns a huge multi-million naira mansion in Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria. It’s reported to cost 70 million naira initially, but the actress has spent no less than 10 more million to decorate the house in her style. The mansion was bought after her divorce with Philip Ehiagwina.
Here’s the list of Ini Edo cars inside her garage:
- ₦32 million Mercedes Benz G-wagon
- ₦40 million Range Rover SUV
- ₦22 million BMW X5.
Ini’s luxury cars
9. Clarion Chukwura – ₦400 million naira
Clarion Chuwkura is a legendary female actor who has been in the movie industry since the 1980s. She was once involved with the internationally recognized Afro juju musician, Sir Shina Peters. They both have a son who is the most popular music video director in Africa, Clarence Peters.
Her later marriage to Femi Oduneye didn’t last long either. In March 2016, the 51-year-old Clarion Chukwura once again got married to her boyfriend Anthony Boyd in the United States. She also shared some photos of her wedding as you see above.
The actress has been starred in over a hundred movies in the last two decades and still makes a lot of money off it. Clarion Chukwura is also one of the richest actresses in Nigeria.
She isn’t a fan of luxury cars but drives a Toyota SUV worth at least ₦10 million.
10. Uche Jumbo Rodriguez – ₦370 million naira
The last one in the list of top ten richest actresses in Nigeria is Uche Jumbo Rodriguez. Popularly known as Uche Jumbo, she has been in the Nollywood scene for close to two decades. She always starred in the bad girl role in movies, which earned her a regular place in many movies and even awards from renowned show organisers.
Uche Jumbo Rodriguez is married to a Puerto Rician, Kenny Rodriguez, with who she has a son. They live in their mansion in the USA and Nigeria.
Jumbo’s SUV Collection
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