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List of Richest Actors and Actresses in Yoruba Nollywood

By Dorcas Ajuwon

Yoruba Nollywood movies have come to be prominent in Nigeria today.

Some of the actors and actresses are doing well and almost at the top of their chosen carrier.

Some of them are also enjoying endorsement deals from corporate organisations and companies.

Apart from that, they have also won many awards and nominated for awards outside the nation.

They have also played a role in major Yoruba movies and English movies in the Nollywood industry.

Some of them are not only sustaining their life through acting but expand towards doing other businesses in Nigeria.

In fact, this has also caused them to live expensive lifestyles, riding million of naira cars, houses, and travel around the world.

Iyabo Ojo

However, she is also rich and wealthy just as other richest actresses in Nigerian Yoruba movies.

Iyabo Ojo estimated net worth is 350,000 dollars but taking a look at her net worth in Niara is at N126.5 million.

Besides, she has played a role in over 150 Yoruba and Nigerian movies to date.

Moreover, she has also gone the extra mile in the production of Nigerian Yoruba movies on her name and plays the main character.

Apart from acting movies,

Iyabo Ojo is also a businesswoman who owns a catering business, Spa, and event planning company in Nigeria.

Besides, she graduated from studying Real Estate management in a recognized Nigerian polytechnic.

She has also been starred in many Nigerian Yoruba movies including Bolutife, Okunkun Biribiri, Ololufe, and Esan.

Muyiwa Ademola

He is a gifted manuscript author recognized for creating and guiding an honor winning Yoruba movie, ‘Ori’.

In 2005, the movie he produced,”Ori” won the award of the most effective native movie at the initial edition of “Africa Movie Academy Awards”.

Moreover, to boost how this celeb is rich.

He Owns a 5 bedroom property built by him which is estimated to worth about N20 million.

However, he is also the existing brand name ambassador for Schemelink Residence Limited.

Looking at his net worth.

Muyiwa Ademola’s net worth is estimated to be about $400,000 which in Nigerian currency will be N145 million.

Fathia Balogun

Fathia Balogun is the most attractive Nollywood Yoruba actress.

Her popularity in the Nollywood movie industry is unrivaled. Besides acting, she is likewise a film-maker, director as well as producer.

Although she was born in Ikeja in 1969, she is originally an indigene of Okpara, Delta State.

Fathia Balogun’s effective occupation as a popular actress has actually seen her earn numerous awards, consisting of the ones she generated.

In 2008, she won the most outstanding actress Indigenous and in 2015, she also won AMVCA Best Local Language Yoruba.

She likewise has recommendation bargains worth millions and countless Naira with leading brand names in the nation.

It was purportedly that she is divorced with experienced Nollywood actor, Saheed Balogun, that many still recognize as her spouse.

She has actually been featured in many Yoruba movies including Farayola, Aje Metta, Awawu, Teni Teka, Omo Ale, Agbelebu Mi, Basira Badia, Adakeja, etc.

Fathia Balogun likewise has an NGO and other businesses she operates in the country.

Monetarily, Fathia Balogun is estimated to worth an approximated amount of $400, 000 currently N145 million.

Wale Akorede Okunnu

He recognized to be amusing because of the comic functions he plays in movies.

Considering that his very first act, he has been featured in over 90 Yoruba Movies which make him look more professional and young future stars admire him.

The skilled actor prior to choosing to start his profession on collection was an entrepreneur.

Now he is not only featured in Yoruba Movies yet he creates and also markets most of the Yoruba and English Nollywood movies.

Moreover, Wale Akorede Okunnu’s net worth is estimated at $450, 000 which is N162 million.

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