The Nigerian film industry popularly referred to as Nollywood records a whooping revenue of $500 million to a billion dollar yearly, and it is only right that the members of the industry should be very rich. In recent times, a lot of critics have claimed that the female members (actresses) of the industry are way more richer than their male counterparts.
So, in this article we outlined the 6 richest actresses in Nigeria in descending order.
6 Richest actress in Nigeria in 2024
See the list of the 6 richest actress in Nigeria in 2024 below:
Genevieve was born on the 3rd of may 1979 in Mbaise, Imo state. 44 years later, she has grown to be a big force to be reckoned with in the movie industry. She is currently the richest actress in Nigeria with a networth of about $10 million.
A lot of you might not know Ibinabo Fiberesima but she is a big gun in the movie industry, and that is why she was able to have staked up this much in her acting career. She is worth $8 million, and does other businesses like event management.
With her 2023 cinema movie “ a tribe called Judah” grossing over a billion naira in sales, it is non doubt that she is very rich.
The 46 years old actress is also a movie producer and politician who contested as the deputy governor of Lagos state during the 2023 gubernatorial elections.
Omotola Jailade Ekeinde
Omotola Jailade Ekeinde is the fourth richest actress in Nigeria in 2024, and she is currently worth an estimated $7.2 million dollars.
The 49 years old screen diva and nollywood legend who got married to her heartthrob in 2022 is worth an estimated $6 million dollars.
Who says being a good girl doesn’t pay? Lol, Chioma Chukwuka is worth around $5.7 million dollars despite critics claiming she is overly religious or posing to be holier than thou.