Instagram has grown to be one of the most influential apps available today. Its applications range from public relations to brand promotion, marketing, and broadcasting. Celebrities On Instagram
With over 1 billion monthly active users, Instagram has grown into a massive platform that you can’t afford to ignore if you want to gain public exposure for yourself, your products, or your services.
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People can even make a living there now, thanks to the rise of influencers (or at least get some free stuff).
Because of this, Instagram following has become a big deal.
In this post, we will be giving you a list of the most followed Nigerian celebrities on Instagram in 2021.
10. Mercy Johnson Okojie (10.7 Million)
Funny woman Mercy Johnson-Okojie’s Instagram account is ever buzzing with activities. The 36-year-old star actress frequently engages her followers with photos and skits of family events, throwbacks to films she has appeared in, birthday messages to friends and colleagues, and so on. She uses her Instagram account to promote products as one of the country’s most effective brand influencers. She is currently Nigeria’s tenth most followed celebrity on Instagram.
9. AY Makun (11 Million)
He is widely regarded as one of Nigeria’s most hardworking entertainers and showbiz tycoons. Ayo Makun is a creative person who uses any means possible to promote his crafts, shows, and interests. And, of course, his Instagram account comes in handy to accomplish all of these goals. The 49-year-old also uses his Instagram account to wish friends and colleagues happy anniversaries. The comedian frequently interacts with his 11 million Instagram followers.
8. Peter Okoye (11.4 Million)
Peter Okoye, aka Mr. P, is familiar with the strategy of using social media accounts to promote businesses. The 39-year-old Jos-raised musician, dancer, and entrepreneur frequently promotes his various entrepreneurial ventures on Instagram. He has a total of 11.4 million followers. Celebrities On Instagram
7. Ini Edo (11.4 Million)
The stunning Ini Edo is Nigeria’s sixth most followed celebrity.
The Akwa Ibom native emphasizes the fact that if you are beautiful and keep updating your Instagram account with adorable photos of yourself, you can amass a large number of followers. On the social media app, the 39-year-old star actress has 11.4 million followers.
6. Don Jazzy (11.8 Million)
Don Jazzy, the CEO of Mavin Records, is one of Nigeria’s most influential celebrities. His online presence broadens his influence even more.
His Instagram page is filled with personal skits as well as promotions for other skit creators and artists. He currently has 11.8 million Instagram followers.
5. Wizkid (12.6 Million)
Ayo Balogun, better known as Wizkid, rose to prominence following the release of “Holla at Your Boy,” the lead single from his debut studio album, Superstar, in 2011.
The 31-year-old Star boy currently has 12.6 Instagram followers.
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4. Tiwa Savage (12.7 Million)
Tiwa Savage is Nigeria’s fourth most followed celebrity on Instagram.
The 41-year-old singer, songwriter, and actress maintains an active Instagram account with mostly sensual photos of herself.
Her Instagram followers currently number 12.7 million.
3. Funke Akindele Bello (13.7 Million)
Funke Akindele rose to prominence after appearing in the popular United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)-sponsored sitcom I Need to Know from 1998 to 2002.
The 43-year-old actress and producer has 13.5 million Instagram followers.
2. Yemi Alade (14.4 Million)
Yemi Eberechi Alade, 32, is the second most followed Nigerian on Instagram.
Her personal, work, and tour photos can be found on her Instagram account.
The Afro-pop singer, songwriter, actress, and activist won the Peak Talent Show in 2009, and her single “Johnny” became a hit in 2014.
1. Davido (20.9 Million)
Davido rose to prominence as a singer, songwriter, and record producer following the release of “Dami Duro.”
He has the most Instagram followers in Nigeria. His Instagram account has a total of 20.9 million followers.
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