1 Kate Henshaw Nuttall – This might come as a surprise to many that Kate is the highest paid actress in Nigeria. Well don’t be. The Cross River born actress who recently turned a politician was born in Akpaboyu Local Government Council. According to her personal biography, Kate Henshaw as she is popularly called has featured in over 60 Nollywood movies. The Actress/Politician does not fancy big luxury cars. Just enjoying a normal and a modest live.
2. Genevieve Nnaji – Genevieve Nnaji is a well known Nigerian actress and singer who has won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role in the year 2005. And in 2011, she was
honoured as a Member of the Order of the Federal Republic by the Nigerian government for her
contribution to Nollywood. Genevieve Nnaji without a doubt is the most popular actress in the Nigerian
make-believe movie industry called Nollywood. She is on the second place with a net worth of over 64
3. Ini Edo – Iniobong Edo Ekim is a Nigerian actress with acting skills 14 years past now. She is a popular
Nollywood face and has featured in over 100 films and still counting. Ini is one of the highest paid Nollywood actresses but She is still on the 3rd place with a net worth of over 60 million Naira.
4. Rita Dominic – Rita started going on stages and taking roles when she was a child, during school plays and children’s television shows in Imo state. In 1998 she starred in her first movie titled “A time to kill”. In 2004 she won the City People Award as the Most Outstanding Actress. She has starred in over 100 Nollywood acts.
5. Mercy Johnson Okojie, popularly known as Mercy Johnson, was born in Lagos on 28 August 1984, is a Nigerian actress who made her acting debut in the movie, “The Maid” in which she played the role of a Demon like house help. Mercy has showcased in over 60 movies. Mercy won the 2009 African Film Award for best supporting actress. Her worth is over 55 Million Naira.
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6. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde – This Nigerian actress, singer, philanthropist and former model of an Ondo
descent from Lagos, Nigeria is one of the most popular female celebrity of Nigerian film industry. She has a very successful career in acting, which started in 1995. Omolota has appeared in 300 films, selling millions of video copies. Her current assets worth more than 53 million Naira.
7. Patience Ozokwor – This Nigerian actress who appeared in more than two hundred films between 1995 and 2012 has won the Best Supporting Actress award at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards.
8. Monalisa Chinda – Beautiful actress, film producer and media personality, Monalisa Chinda, was born 13 September 1974. In 1996 she featured in her first major movie “Pregnant Virgin” and since that time she has featured in more than 80 films and she has earned 50 Million Naira.
9. Uche Jombo – Gorgeous Nigerian actress, producer and screen writer Uche Jombo is on the 9th place in this list and her net worth is 49.5 million Naira. Uche started to prove her God giving talent in the industry when she co-wrote the block buster movie “Games Men Play” with veteran female producer Emen Isong in 2005.
10. Chioma Chukka – Chioma Chukwuka was born in 1980. She began her career in 2000 and has featured in over 80 movies since then. In 2007 Chioma received the Best Actress in a Lead Role award at the African Movie Academy Awards for the movie “Sins of the flesh”. She is one of the richest actresses in Nigeria, she owns two houses and various properties in Lagos. Her considerable wealth is N46 million.