There are kid celebrities in Nigeria who are talented and have drawn popularity to themselves due to their acts. An example is Regina Daniels who is the richest kid in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $350,000. She burst into lime-light in Nollywood at a tender age and now she is seen as the wealthiest teenager in the movie industry due to her marriage to one of Nigeria’s billionaires, Ned Nwoko.
TOP 10 RICHEST KIDS IN NIGERIA & NET WORTH (2022)
In no particular order, here are the richest kids in Nigeria and their net worth this 2022.
REGINA DANIELS NET WORTH ₦150 MILLION
Regina Daniels is the richest kid celebrity and the highest paid teenager in Nollywood worth an estimated ₦150 million Naira in terms of assets and investments. For every movie she acts, she is paid an average of ₦600,000. This makes her the richest teen actress in Nigeria currently.
With support of her mother, Rita Daniels, she began acting when she was just seven years old. Her mother is also an actress. Regina’s first movie is titled “marriage of sorrow”. She has also acted various movies since then.
Daniels has married the richest billionaire in Delta state, Ned Nwoko plus she has a non-governmental organization which she runs, the Regina Daniels Charity Foundation. This NGO is focused on providing support for disabled children.
EMMANUELLA’S NET WORTH ₦25 MILLION
Emmanuella the comedienne is another popular kid celebrity whose comedy skits with her nephew Mark Angel made her famous.
She is among the few popular Nigerian comedians on YouTube and Instagram to have about a million followers and subscribers respectively. Anytime a new video on Emmanuella’s comedy is released, it attracts a lot of views.
Born on 22nd, December 2010 in Port Harcourt, this young prodigy hails from Imo state. In a recent interview, she gave an insight that she would be starring in an upcoming Disney movie.
Since her popular comedy skit “This is Not My Real Face Oh”, Emmanuella has attracted several endorsement deals to her credit. The comedienne is a brand ambassador for Peak Milk, Fresh yogurt drink, etc. She has also appeared for Nickelodeon ad.
She was proclaimed the youngest recipient during the Afro-Australian Music & Movie Awards (AAMMA). In 2016, Emmanuella was hosted by CNN in a talk show. Despite her young age, her net worth is estimated at $70,000 that is ₦25 million in Naira.
AHMED STAR BOY NET WORTH ₦10 MILLION
Ahmed is one of the few young millionaires in the music industry. At age 12, he made a public show of his talent during Wizkid’s homecoming concert that wowed the audience.
His rapping skills impressed Wizkid, who on his part gave the young champ ₦10 million and also signed him to his star boy record label. Automatically, the money giving to Ahmed by Starboy elevated him to the millionaire status.
He is worth an estimated ₦10 million this 2022.
DESTINY BOY NET WORTH ₦8 MILLION
At just age 13, Destiny Boy is already Nigeria’s youngest Fuji pop artiste. After releasing a cover of one of Davido’s hit song titled ‘If’, it went viral and this marked the begining of fame, wealth and popularity for the young entertainer.
His real name is Afeez Adesina and he was born and bred in Agege. In an online publication, he disclosed that his love for Fuji music was because of his environment and upbringing.
His talent has not gone unnoticed as he now links up with some of Nigeria’s musical stars such as D’banj, Tuface Idibia, etc. Destiny boy net worth is estimated at ₦8 million Naira.
MARYLOVE EDWARDS NET WORTH ₦15 MILLION
Marylove Edwards is a young kid celebrity tennis superstar currently ranked number one and rated as the best in Africa in her age bracket.
Nicknamed “Nigeria Serena”, Marylove Edwards, opened her first U.S. account on a winning note by dispatching her opponents with ease to win the USTA Celsius Level 6 girls’ 14 & Under tournament.
According to her, she began playing tennis at the age of 4 and since then has climbed the ladder pf success till date. In 2018, she won the 2018 CAT/ITF West and Central African Junior Championship qualifiers after deafeting Kumba of Mali 6-2, 6-0.
Marylove Edwards net worth is estimated at ₦15 million.
OZZY BOSCO NET WORTH ₦20 MILLION
Ozzy Bosco is just 11 years and has been listed among the richest young entertainers in the country this year. His real name is Oziomachukwu Mojekwu and he is popularly known as Ozzybee.
Having discovered his talent and passion for music early, his family through his mother nurtured the young lad into a recognized international recording artist. She did this by linking her son to other famous musicians in the country.
Ozzy has featured on the international scene in Britain’s Got Talent show which saw his performance earn him a befitting standing ovation from the audience. He has also been invited for an African summit to recognize his humanitarian works on the global stage.
Not only has Ozzy’s career as a recording artist being a success, he has other roles which he excels at. One thing about Ozzy worth mentioning is that Ozzy Bosco has never failed in terms of his grades in his school despite his busy schedule in the entertainment industry.
Ozzy Bosco net worth is estimated at ₦20 million and he has endorsements from some big brands in the country.
AMARACHI UYAENNE NET WORTH ₦30 MILLION
This talented child was born 17th of December 2004 and was labelled winner of the Nigeria’s Got Talent maiden edition which saw Amarachi Uyaenne win a cash prize of ₦10 million Naira.
Although she is from Imo State, her upbringing was in Delta State. She began dancing at the tender age of 5. Amarachi due to her cash price was named the “youngest millionaire in Nigeria”.
She released her first single “Amarachi Dance”, after which she featured Nigeria’s best Igbo rapper, Phyno in her song titled “Ova Sabi”. This brought her popularity as it received positive reviews from radio stations, musical directors, etc.
As of writing this post, she has her own talent academy which she runs as she aims to find and help other children discover and train their dance and musical talents. Amarachi is currently worth ₦30 million.
EGYPT IFY UFELE NET WORTH ₦10 MILLION
The story of Ify Ufele is an inspiring one and would help others, especially the young ones learn not to be perturbed by physical shortcomings and the pressure of society. Before she founded her clothing brand, ChubbiLine, Ify said in an interview that she was a victim of bully due to her chubby size.
This did not deter her from using her talent in carving a name for herself in the society. Ify was taught how to sew from her grandmother when she was just 3 years. When she was five years old, she already knew how to handle a proper sewing machine. Today, she has become a force to be reckoned with in the fashion industry as her clothing line caters for people of all shapes and sizes.
The talented fashion genius knows how to manipulate African fabrics into foreign designs naturally and can create a master piece when ever she handles a fashion project. Her rise to fame has seen her feature in the New York Fashion Week to expose and showcase her designs.
Ify Ufele is one of Nigeria’s youngest kid celebrities whose estimated net worth is ₦10 million.
MOMPHA JUNIOR NET WORTH ₦15 MILLION
Mompha Junior is the son of the billionaire CEO of Mompha Bureau De Change, Muhammed Lawal Mustapha also known as Mompha.
Since his father is a billionaire, this makes Mompha junior the heir apparent to the investments and assets of his father which includes the Mompha Bureau De Change.
DJ YOUNG MONEY NET WORTH ₦20 MILLION
DJ Young Money took after his father in the disk jockey business. He is just an eleven year old DJ and has already performed for Tinubu at his birthday recently. Currently, he is under the K-Nation Entertainment and he is worth ₦20 million Naira.