Just like other countries, Nigeria is well-known for having some talented actresses. These actresses made a way to reach success through their magnificent acting skills. It is due to the exceptional acting talents of Nigerian actresses that made them rich in the Nollywood. Their career is so perfectly managed that they have now become successful in earning million of dollars. The following article highlights the details of the top 10 riches Nigerian actresses in Nollywood in 2022:
List of the Top 10 Richest Nigerian Actresses In Nollywood in 2022:
1. Genevieve Nnaji:
Presently of age 42 years, Genevieve Nnaji is a skilled Nigerian actress, director, and producer. She has received the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress when working in a lead role during 2005. This achievement made her the first actor to receive the award. Nnaji was featured in several films. Apart from acting, she also worked as a producer. It was 2019 when she has produced Lion Heart. Furthermore, this skillful actress is the owner of a clothing line named St Genevieve. Also, she has sponsorship deals with Amstel, Etisalat, Malta, and Jumia, etc. Her net worth is $10 million.
2. Ibinabo Fiberesima:
Born in 1970, Ibinabo Fiberesima is a popular Nigerian film actress, event manager and ex-beauty pageant. She is active since 1997. Moreover, she is a former President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria. She debuted in acting by featuring in the Most Wanted in year 1998. She got married to Uche Egbuka. Her net worth is $8 million.
3. Funke Akindele:
Funke Akindele is the popular name of Akindele Olufunke Ayotunde. Apart from being a Nigerian actress, she is also a producer. She was featured in the sitcom entitled I Need to Know during the period of 1998 to 2002. It was 2009 when she received the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress as a Leading Role. What adds to her fame is she obtained over 10 million followers on the Instagram account. So, it is proved that she is one among the greatest followed and influential female stars. She belong toYoruba descent. Her net worth is $7.6 million.
4. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde:
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde was born in 1978. This Nigerian actress is versatile because she is a former model and singer. Also, she is a philanthropist. Right from her Nollywood film debut in the year 1995, this actress also appeared in 300 films. It was 2013 when she was named as one of the topmost 100 influential people in the world as per Time Magazine. Her net worth is approx. $7.2 million dollar.
5. Rita Dominic:
Rita Dominic’s current age is 46 years. In 2012, she received the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Lead Role. She began working as a child, featured in children’s TV shows in Imo State and also in school plays. In 1998, she was featured in her foremost movie entitled A Time to Kill. Her net worth is $6 million.
6. Chioma Chukwuka:
Chioma Chukwuka was born in 1980. This Nigerian actress is also a movie producer. In the year 2007, she has received the Africa Movie Academy Award for category of “Best Actress in a leading role”. Also, she won the Afro Hollywood award for category of best actress in a lead role in the year 2010. Her net worth is $5.7 million.
7. Mercy Johnson:
Immediately after completing her secondary education, Mercy Johnson gave audition for a role in The Maid. Later, she has acted in several movies including Baby Oku in America, Hustlers, and War in the Palace.
It was 2009 when she was bestowed with an award for Best Supporting Actress at the 2009 African Movie Award ceremony. Also, she got the Best Actress award at 2013 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards due to her stint in the comedy movie entitled Dumebi the Dirty Girl. Her net worth is $5 million.
8. Uche Jumbo:
Jombo started her acting career in 1999 in the film entitled Visa to Hell. Being a screenwriter, Jombo has written as well as co-written different movies including The Celebrity, Girls in the Hood & A Time to Love, and Games Men Play. Her net worth is $4 million.
9. Ini Edo:
Ini Edo’s current age is 39 years. This beautiful Nigerian actress started her acting career in 2000. Till now, she has been featured in over 100 movies. She stayed as a judge for the Miss Black Africa UK Pageant in 2013. Her net worth is $3.9 million.
10. Oge Okoye:
Oge Okoye is a talented and experienced Nigerian actress of age 41 years. She was born in London and shifted to Lagos along with her family. From the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, she completed her graduation with Theatre Arts degree. Her net worth is $3 million.