Instagram has become a home for most people, especially celebrities in Nigeria as well as other social trending countries. Instagram is seen as a place of displaying wealth, affluence, beauty, jewelries, cars and more. There are lot of celebrities being followed by lots of fans on the network, with the fans finding the content being posted by their favourite celebrity, catchy, interesting and cool. Clear shot photo with appropriate tags and good content are crucial.
In Nigeria, the rate of Instagram activities is very high with many celebrities using the medium to promote their new music, flaunt their expensive jewelries, cars and keep up with the rest of the world socially.
In this article, we will highlight the top 10 most followed celebrities on instagram. This will come as a shock to many as some highly rated socially trending nigerian celebrity such as Olamide,Tekno, Phyno, did not make up the list.
Top 10 Most Followed Nigerian Celebrities On Instagram Till Date
1. Davido (7 million)
Davido topped the list with the most followed Instagram celebrity with highest fans. The assurance crooner has 7 million followers an a very active IG account.
2. Wizkid (5.5 million)
Wizkid is the number 2 celebrity with the highest followers of 5.5 million on IG next to Davido. He is a talented singer who flaunt his Instagram page with expensive attire and his cuteness cannot be overemphasized.
3. Tiwa Savage (5 million)
Next to wizkid is mavin first lady Tiwa savage. She got real fans of 5 million followers and she’s got #TiwaVibes that keeps her moving. Her sexy photos on IG usually gets tongue rolling. No doubt she is one of the most sexiest female artist in Nigeria.
4. Funke Akindele (4.9 million)
Funke Akindele came into limelight in her movie Jennifer’s Diary and since then she has got lot of fans on IG following her up to date post. She is a very talented actress and a movie producer.
5. Don Jazzy (4.4 million)
Don Jazzy got 4.4 million followers on IG. The founder and CEO of mavin record is seen as a pioneer of record label owners in Nigeria. Though he rarely sings, he plays back up for his artist and his the best producer Nigeria has seen.
6. Mr P (Psquare 4.1 million)
Peter okoye who is now known as Mr p is the no.6 Nigeria celebrity with the highest Instagram followers of 4.1 million. The older of the famed P square is seen to be more popular than his younger brother. The nasty fight between both brothers saw them go separate ways in their music career.
7. Genevieve Nnaji (3.9million)
Genevieve Nnaji comes as the no.7 Nigerian celebrity with the highest Instagram follower with 3.9 million fans. She is a popular nollywood highest paid actress. Though her IG account she wrote Actor best known to her though.
8. Patoranking ( 3.9 million)
Patoranking also has 3.9 million followers just the same as Genevieve Nnaji. The famous reggae started poor as a rat seller but now he is very rich. He hails from Benin city and his amazing personality also contributed to the success in his music career.
9. Yemi Alade ( 3.9 million)
Yemi Alade has 3.9 million followers just the same as Patoranking and Genevieve. She is loved by fans for her dress sense and the energetic vibe in her song which is not common among Nigerian female singers.
10. Chidinma ( 3.7 million)
Chidinma has 3.7 million Instagram followers. The beautiful singer came to limelight when she won the MTN project fame and since then she has been moving tirelessly to the top.
Note: the list is subject to change as time goes on.