Five Nigerian celebrities born into rich families

It is always a journey to stardom for most Nigerian celebrities born with a silver spoon.

Although talent in the entertainment industry is key, the wealthy ones get considerable privilege from affluent pedigrees.

Here are the top 5 Nigerians celebrities who were born rich.


David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, is one of the young Nigerian artists that has swept the Nigerian entertainment scene withoutstanding hit songs.

His father, Dr. Deji Adeleke is the chairman of Keplo-pacific, a company comprising of banking, steel, power and energy.

Davido’s father is also the founder and pro-chancellor of Adeleke university, Ede in Osun state.

Davido’s uncle, senator Isiaka Adeleke, is the former governor of Osun state.



Naetochukwu Chikwe popularly known as Naeto C is a Nigerian rapper and record producer.

He is the son of Kema Chikwe, a former minister of aviation, national women leader of Nigerian political party PDP in 2012 and the one time Nigerian ambassador of Ireland.



Florence otedola better known as D.J Cuppy is a Nigerian-British entertainer and disc joker.

She launched her project, house of Cuppy in 2014.

Her father is a billionaire femi Otedola, CEO forte oil plc.

He is also the Nigerian president and CEO of Zenon petroleum and gas limited.



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Very excited and honored to be a part of this first of it’s kind Intra Africa trade fair. Creative Africa is coming of age and I am so happy we are a part of this great push to transform our continent. #IATF2018 December 11 – 17 Cairo Egypt. #Investors #Stakeholders #Repost @intrafricantradefair ・・・ Did you know that the film and television industries are two of the sectors targeted by the IATF2018? The trade fair will have a dedicated space for these and other creative industries, and will provide an unprecedented platform for business2business exchanges and an opportunity for the buying and selling of film and television content across the continent. With this in mind, @afreximbankofficial is delighted to announce the appointment of award-winning actress, and African super star, Ms Rita Dominic, as an IATF Goodwill Ambassador. Ms Dominic was a guest at our Engagement Session in Abuja, where this photo was taken. She will be promoting what the IATF 2018 has to offer to key players in the film and television industries, throughout Africa. We are extremely excited to have her onboard. . . . . .#iatf2018 #transformingafrica #ritadominic #filmandtelevision #africa #africancinema #africancinematotheworld #nollywood

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Rita Dominic is a Nigerian actress who was born into the royal Nwaturuocha family in Aboh mbaise, Imo state.

In 2012 she won the Africa movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.

She has been at the top of her career for a very long time.


Chukki edozien known as lynxx is the son of John Edozien, a corporate tycoon.

His father is the chairman of a number of Nigeria companies including jenkyns consults Nigeria limited and Mercedes benz automobile service limited.

Source Daily Trustj


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  1. God bless them

  2. We that are not born in a wealthy family uko bayi

  3. am so happy for them because their parent plan well for them .

  4. There were born with silver spoon.

  5. I’m happy for them

  6. Wow, good to know that Rita Dominic is from a wealthy home.

  7. That’s good. Their parents plan well

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