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Meet 4 Famous Nigerians Who Found International Recognition

As we all know, Nigeria is one of the most blessed Nations in Africa. Apart from our natural endowments as a nation, we have a lot of talents who have made a name for themselves in the country and beyond. 

Based on that, this article will focus on four famous Nigerians who have found International recognition.

1. Wizkid:The first person on our list is Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun. He is popularly known as Wizkid. He is a Nigerian singer, a songwriter, and since he began his music career, he has recieved a lot of nominations and awards.

2. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala: the former Nigerian minister of Finance is the second on our list. She is currently the Director General of the World Trade organization. 

Ngozi Okonjo Iweala's list of achievements is beyond impressive. She has been named as one of the 50 greatest world leaders by Fortune.

3. Agbani Darego: the former miss world is the third on our list. In 2001, she made history by becoming the first ever black woman to become miss world.

After she became miss world, she continued her career in the beauty industry as a model, ambassador for renowned brands and a fashion designer.

4. Yemi Alade: popular Nigerian female musician, Yemi Alade is the fourth on our list. She stepped into the spotlight after winning the peak talent show in Nigeria in 2009.

After she released her single 'Johnny', it became the most viewed video of an African female artist on YouTube.

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