They’re numerous entertainment industries in Nigeria. we have the general Nollywood, Kannywood industry and the Yoruba movies. Each sector of this is grossly increasing as new faces emerge yearly. In this article we’ll basically discuss the top 10 richest Yoruba actresses in Nigeria and their estimated net worth.
Of course they’re many Yoruba actors and actresses that builds the industry, however this emphasis is centered on the female extracts. the Yoruba actresses are known for their exellence and descency in their careers. Aside the names and fame they make in the industry, the most enticing part of their career is the huge amount of money they take home. to know the list of the top 10 richest Yoruba actresses in Nigeria, below are they:
Top 10 Richest Yoruba Actresses In Nigeria 2022
1. Funke Akindele
As the time stand still, the richest Yoruba movie actress at the moment isn’t any other person than Funke Akindele. She is a vibrant actress who built her whole career from scratch.
She’s the pioneer of the Jennifer Diaries, a TV comedy series she established years ago. She’s currently 42years old.
Net Worth: 250 Million Naira
2. Dayo Amusa
Mentioning the pioneer of the Yoruba movie actresses, then Dayo Amusa should be at the top on the list. The actress started her career about 16 years ago during her youthful age. During her career she has won a lot of awards with numerous roles. She’s currently the 2nd richest actress in Yoruba movie industry.
Net Worth: 210 Million Naira
3. Sola Sobowale
Sola Sobowale is a Nigerian Yoruba actress, and a producer. she has produced a lot of movies and still counting. Sola Sobowale is one of the modern day actresses in the industry. At the moment she stands as the top 3 richest actress in the Yoruba movie production industry. She is currently an ambassador for Glo.
Net Worth: 200 Million Naira
4. Mercy Aigbe
The Edo born actress, Mercy Aigbe grew up in Lagos to become one of the most successful Yoruba movie star in Nigeria. Not being a yoruba was not a barrier to her success in the industry. She’s known for her excellent role and her glaring beauty while performing. Currently she’s the top 4 richest Yoruba actress.
Net Worth: 180 Million Naira
5. Fathia Balogun
Fathia Balogun is the wife of popular Yoruba extract, Balogun. Although she’s a Delta citizen she was raised in Yoruba land. Not only is she among the living richest actress, she’s equally the pioneer of the long existing Yoruba movie industry. Her contribution to the betterment of the organization is second to none. She is the arguably the top 5 richest actress in the industry.
Net Worth: 150 Million Naira
6. Iyabo Ojo
One may wonder the source of her health, of course you may be tempted to ask sometimes how she managed to live such an amazing life. Iyabo Ojo isn’t an actress alone, she’s a business woman and an investor. Yoruba movie is just little of what brings her income. She currently stand as the 6th richest actress in the industry.
Net Worth: 140 Million Naira
7. Toyin Abraham (Aimakhu)
Every well meaning Yoruba movie enthusiast and as well as Nollywood movie will know Toyin Abraham. she’s no longer a new face in the entertainment industry due to her rotational roles in those sectors. She’s one of the most popular and most successful in the film industry, she’s currently the 7th richest Yoruba actress as of 2021.
Net Worth 130 Million Naira
8. Ronke Odusanya
Ronke Odusanya made to the top 10 list of the richest Yoruba movie actress standing as the 8th in the over all ranking. Virtually she’s a very Hardworking and consistent woman.
Net Worth: 120 Million Naira
9. Doris Simeon
As a non Yoruba origin, Doris Simeon has left a record of being one of the best performing actress in the Yoruba movie industry. Being one of the most beautiful woman in the industry isn’t much to be considered about her, she is currentlye 9th richest Yoruba actress in Nigeria.
Net Worth: 100 Million Naira
10. Bukky Wright
Talking about Bukky Wright? she’s one of the most the most famous faces in the industry with her glaring face, one can easily tell she’s an epitome of beauty. She has been in the industry for decades and have been featured in many movies alongside other colleagues. While she seems to be resting unlike before, her relevance still prevail in the industry. She’s currently among the richest actress in the industry. stand as the 10th richest Yoruba actress in Nigeria.
Net Worth: 80 Million Naira