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Check Out How These 5 Nigerian Celebrities Looked Before They Became Famous

In this article, I will share with you beautiful photographs of top Nigerian celebrities who were not raised in a wealthy family but have risen to prominence in Nigeria.

1. Patoranking

Patoranking is a well-known Nigerian reggae-dancehall singer and songwriter, as well as a brand ambassador. Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie was born on May 27, 1990 (age 31) in Ijegun, Lagos, with the birth name "Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie." Patoranking is from Onicha, Ebonyi State.

Before he became famous, the musician worked in a construction site, sold rat poison, and did other odd jobs.

Here are pictures of him before the fame.

2. Omotola Jalade

Omotola Jalade is a well-known Nigerian model and actress. Omotola has made significant contributions to the success of Nigeria's entertainment industry. The stunning actress was not raised in a wealthy family and lost her father at a young age. Despite these obstacles, she rose to the top.


Olamide is a well-known Nigerian music star who grew up on the streets of Lagos. He is always talking about his childhood experiences in the ghetto.

4. Linda Ikeji

Linda Ikeji is a well-known social media influencer and blogger. Her backstory is inspiring; she was impoverished and had to work as a waitress to make ends meet. Despite her ordeals, God found her and lavished her with riches.

5. Wizkid

Before becoming a well-known musician, Wizkid had to work hard, sleeping and eating in music studios.

With their previous life experiences, these celebrities have inspired many people.

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Ebonyi State Lagos Nigerian Patoranking Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie


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