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5 Nigerian Celebrities Who Have Traditional Tribal Mark On Their Face(Photos)

The Tribal mark was a way for tribes in Nigeria to be able to recognize people from their tribe especially during the war in the past days. However, in the modern era, the tribal mark didn’t have much acceptance, most individuals who are known to have the tribal mark are elderly men and rare amongst youngsters. 

Therefore, the tribal mark tradition is widespread around Nigeria that it is even found in some Nigerian celebrities. Today in this article, we will be showing you some celebrities who have traditional tribal marks on their face.


Nigerian rapper Skales is one of the Nigerians who has a tribal mark on his face. Even though details on where Skales grew up was Kaduna, a tribal mark which looks like Edo tribal mark is been drawn on his face.

Linda Osifo

Linda Osifo is among the rare Nigerian celebrities who have a tribal mark on their face. Though Linda didn’t seem to acknowledge hers because they were a report that says she was mocked for the tribal mark and wanted to undergo surgery to remove the tribal mark but later on declined.

Sadiq Sani Sadiq

Sadiq Sani Sadiq is a Kannywood actor who has a Kano State tribal mark on his face. Due to his recent looks where he grew beards, it is hard to find the tribal mark unless you look very closely.


The popular Yoruba musician 9ice who hails from Oyo State also has a Yoruba tribal mark; the type in which a line is drawn on both cheeks.


Brymo is also a Yoruba musician but hails from Lagos state Nigeria. Brymo is among the few Nigerian celebrities who have a tribal mark on their face.

Well, from our list it seems most of the celebrities who have tribal marks are Yoruba celebrities. Therefore, If you have an idea on any Nigerian celebrities who have a tribal mark ensure to drop their name and photo in the comment box below.

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