Just like music and movie, comedy is another facet of the entertainment industry in Nigeria. It has metamorphosised into a thriving industry.
10. Akpororo - Net worth of N350 Million
Bowoto Jephthah Oluwatiseyifumi Tanimola was born on October 3, 1989. Bowoto, popularly known as Akpororo, is the 10th richest Comedian in Nigeria for 2021. Akpororo has been in the game for a while and has been able to make a living out of cracking jokes on stage.
9. Gordons - Net Worth of N400 million
At number 9, we have Godwin Komone. Mr Godwin who is best known as Gordons is a Nigerian comedian. Gordons is the 9th richest comedian among the top ten richest comedians in Nigeria in 2021.
Gordons is a native of the Urhobo, a tribe in Delta state Nigeria.
8. Gbenga Adeyinka - Net Worth of N500 Million
Gbenga Adeyinka ranks as the 8th richest comedian in Nigeria. Gbenga Adeyinka, born in Ogun state, tags himself as GCON (Grand Comedian of Nigeria). He studied English at the University of Lagos.
7. Okey Bakassi - Net Worth of N600 million
Okechukwu Anthony Onyegbule, popularly known as Okey Bakassi, was born on October 23, 1969. He is the 7th richest comedian in Nigeria.
Okey Bakassi is a stand-up comedian and an actor ranking among the richest comedians in Nigeria for 2021. The Nollywood actor and comedian studied at River State University of Science & Technology.
6. Julius Agwu - Net worth of N800 Million
Nigerian pioneer comedian, Julius Agwu is one the earliest Nigerian comedians that earned so much wealth to increase their net worth.
The great old-time comedian is the sixth richest comedian among Nigeria's top ten richest comedians in 2021.
5. Bovi Ugboma - Net Worth of N1.5 Billion
This list will surely be faulty if there was no Bovi in it. Bovi is a comedian, TV presenter, actor, and host. Bovi is the 5th richest comedian in Nigeria for 2021.
His career has been a story of success and fame. Bovi Ugboma is a native of Delta state Nigeria and had his breakthrough in the Nigerian entertainment industry through his popular sitcom, 'Extended family'.
4. I Go Dye - Net Worth of N2 Billion
Famous Nigerian comedian, Francis Agoda, best known as I go Dye is the 4th richest comedian among the top ten richest comedians in Nigeria 2021.
The name 'I Go DYE' stands for Initiative guide on developing youth endowment.
The famous comedian from Delta hosts many comedy shows under his label 'Igodye standing' comedy shows.
3. Basketmouth - Net Worth of N2.1 Billion
Bright Okpocha, AKA Basketmouth, hails from Abia state in Nigeria. The UNIBEN graduate is a known brand and the 3rd richest comedian in Nigeria 2021.
Basketmouth is a comedian, A/R, artiste, and entreprenuer. He began his career in entertainment by venturing into rap music before his journey into comedy.
2. Ali Baba - Net worth of 3 billion Naira
It is easy to say that without Ali baba, there wouldn't be a comedy industry in Nigeria. Ali Baba was born Atunyota Alleluya Akpobome into a royal family in Warri, Delta state.
Ali baba ranks as the 2nd richest Comedian in Nigeria in 2021. Ali Baba made the list of the top richest comedians in Nigeria in 2021 because of his large estate and contribution to the Nigerian comedy industry.
1. Ayo Makun aka AY - Net worth of N3.2 Billion
Nigerian standup comedian, actor and movie producer, Ayo Makun, also known as AY, leads our Top 10 richest comedians in Nigerian 2021. AY is into standup comedy, comic movies and events. He is an actor, movie producer and event host.