It is official! Hooper has released the list of richest Instagram celebrities in the world 2019 and Nigerian celebrities are not in any way behind. This post is aimed at informing you about the richest Nigeria Instagram celebrities in 2019. But before that, let’s talk about Hooper.
Hooper is a UK based company with thousands of customers in over 55 countries. Hooper is an Instagram planner & scheduling tool for helping people, companies and brands market and engage better with their followers.
Hooper had in the past compiled the list of richest Instagram personalities for two years and has now released the 2019 list. Below is a list of the richest Nigerians on Instagram, according to the data released by Hooper:
List of Richest Nigerians on Instagram 2019
#1. David Adeleke (Davido)
David Adeleke leads as the richest Nigerian on Instagram for 2019. With a net worth of $16 million (N5.7 billion), each of Davido’s post is valued at $74,000 (26.6 million). The Afro-pop singer sits at #38 in the world ranking of Instagram Richest celebrities, with 11.8 million followers on the social media platform. Davido ranks as the 38th richest Instagram celebrity in the world.
#2. Funke Akindele Bello
Second on the list of Nigeria’s richest Instagram celebrities is Funke Akindele Bello, popularly known as ‘Jenifa’. The actress whose net worth is valued at $1 million (N36 million) has 8 million followers on Instagram. A post on her page is valued to be $50,500 (N18.1 million). The mother of one is no doubt one of the most popular actresses in Nigeria and her series ‘Jenifa’, a comic sitcom is one of the most followed series in Nigeria. Funke Akindele is 45th on the list of richest Instagram personalities for 2019.
#3. Ayodeji Balogun (Wizkid)
A list with Davido on it is not complete with Wizkid. Ayodeji Balogun, more known as ‘Wizkid’ is a Nigerian Afro-pop singer with an international presence to his belt. Wizkid, according to Hooper is the third richest Nigerian on Instagram for 2019. Wizkid’s net worth is valued at $12 million (4.32 billion), and with a follower base of 7.9 million on Instagram, each of Wizkid’s posts is valued at $49,700 (N17.8 million). Wizkid makes the cut as the 46th richest Instagram personality of 2019.
#4. Tiwa Savage
Tiwa Savage is the only female singer on the list of Nigeria’s richest Instagram personalities of 2019. With a follower base of 7.5 million on Instagram, Tiwa Savage’s cost per post is valued at $47,200 (N16.9 million). The musician’s net worth is valued at $5 million (N1.8 billion). Tiwa Savage sits at the 48th position of Instagram richest personalities of 2019.