Top 20 Social Media Influencers In Nigeria 2022 (Photos)



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Davido has a total of 22 million followers on Instagram which makes him the biggest Instagram celebrity and Instagram Influencer in Nigeria currently. He is also ranked second biggest Instagram celebrity in Africa and 53rd in the world. According to online daily newspaper, Davido earns around $128,300 per sponsored post on Instagram. And this makes him the richest Instagram celebrity in Nigeria.

2:Yemi Alade

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Yemi Alade is ranked the second Instagram celebrity in Nigeria with Instagram fan of over 15.3 million followers. She is also the third Instagram celebrity in Africa and also the 67th in the global chart of highest followed celebrity. Yemi’s estimated Instagram earning according to our reliable source stood at around $88,000.

3:Funke Akindele

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Funke Akindele is the third (Nigeria’s actress) with the highest Instagram followers. This talented actress and movie producer has a 14.3 million Instagram followers. which makes her  the third biggest Instagram celebrity in Nigeria. and she also earns $83,000 for sponsored posts on Instagram.

4:Tiwa Savage

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The Nigerian music princess, Tiwa Savage comes 4th in our list of top biggest Instagram celebrities. She has over 13.9 million Instagram followers and earn over $70,000 on sponsored post on Instagram.


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Nigerian’s afrobeat singer Wizkid (machanla) comes 5th on our list, The award winning singer has over 13.3 million Instagram followers and earns around $77,000 on Instagram.

6:Mercy Johnson Okogie

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The Nigerian Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson, is a top followed actress on Instagram. She is one of the highest followed celebrities on Instagram with over 11.6 million active followers. The curvy actress is estimated to earn a whooping $65,000 on Instagram.

7:Mercy Aigbe

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Another top Nigerian nollywood actress making the list of highest followed celebrities on Instagram in Nigeria is Mercy Aigbe. She has Instagram followers of 10 million and She earns around $63000 on Instagram.

8:Toke Makinwa

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Top female on the air personality, Toke Makinwa is one of the biggest Instagram celebrities in Nigeria. she has an Instagram followers of 4.8 million. The female celebrity is estimated to earn around $18000 from Instagram.

9:Adesua Etomi

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Adesua Etomi is also one of the most followed celebrities on Instagram in Nigeria. The beautiful actress has 4.3 million Instagram followers. She also  earn around $26000 on Instagram.

10:Bisola Aiyeola

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Former BB Naija house mate has a  3 million Instagram followers which makes her  one of the highest followed celebrities on Instagram in Nigeria. Bisola who is also an actress is estimated to earn around $19000 from Instagram.


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