Naija Celebrities Who May Never Go Broke

These artistes are making money as if its their hobbies. They control assets that makes some oil tycoons want to consider a career switch. These guys move about in chartered jets,they own expensive rides and jaw-dropping mansions. I think they may never go broke because of other businesses they venture into. So,let's take a look at these artistes and what fetches them more money. In no particular order,let's get started.

2face Idibia - This former member of the defunct Plantashun Boiz is believed to be among the richest artistes in the industry. Innocent Idibia is said to worth about N1.8b. His endorsement deal with brands like Guinness,which earned him N50m and Airtel which earned him N35m is a major boost to his wealth. I also learnt the producers of Phat Girls paid him N50m for using his song as a soundtrack. Tuface currently charges between N5m and N7m per show depending on the organizers of the show. Annie's husband was recently quoted as saying "with real estate,you can never go wrong". Currently,2face earns a lot of fortune from Real Estates. Idibia is one Nigeria celebrity that may never be broke.

D'banj - Dapo 'Banji aka Kokomaster has boasted of how much money he makes in a week in one of his hit song. D'banj is speculated to worth N2.5b. He charges between N7m to N9m for local shows. Sources revealed he charges between $50,000 to $150,000 for foreign shows. Dapo is a great entrepreneur with investments in other businesses such as Koko Mobile. He owns Koko lounge and has a charity foundation named Koko Foundation. He has a deal running into millions with Chris Aire,as the face of his watches and another one with UAC Foods. His recording deal with Kanye West's G.O.O.D Music is also a viable source of income for the CEO of DB records. Kokomaster may not go broke anytime soon.

P-Square - The Okoye twins are undoubtedly one of Africa's richest artistes. As KORA award winner in 2010,they received $1m. Their endorsement deal with Globacom is worth about N500m for 4years. Their house at Omole is worth N400m. They have investments in Hotel and Confectionery business. As Ibo boys,they didn't disappoint their kins men as it is believed they have two multi-million naira factories in Jos and a satchet water company they built for their parent. They make cool money from concerts,especially in Africa and they charge about N5m per show. I also learnt they have shown interest in Real Estate as well.

Omotola Jalade - This sexy mother of four and wife of Captain Ekehinde is worth about N250m. I learnt Omotola now charges about N5m per movie. That is why you hardly see her in a movie that is not cinema worthy. Being a wife of a rich pilot,she is known for turning down scripts which attracts less than N4m. She was recently honored on the 2013 Time 100 Most Influential People In The World List alongside Michelle Obama, Beyonce and Kate Middleton. She is the first African celebrity to receive over 1 million likes on her Facebook page. Omosexy is truly rich and has no chances of going broke soon.

Don Jazzy - CEO of Mavin Records is rumored to worth N2.8b. His Lekki mansion is said to cost him N160m. His label artistes are doing well in the industry and that contributes to his fat purse. Don Jazzy has an endorsement deal with Loya Milk which runs into millions of naira. Michael Enebeli is believed to be the most expensive music producer in Nigeria. He recently produced a track for 9ice and also have a deal with Kanye West. Don baba Jay is a philanthropist and sure won't go broke soon.

To be continued.....

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Asiwaju is the CEO of Novent Concept, he is a Professional MC and also a Movie Director "Biographical Info" Novent TV is a subsidary of Novent Concept.