This article contains throwback pictures of Nigerian popular celebrities before they made it. These celebrities started off in a rough yet humble beginning. Look where they are now, with fame, popularity, money, house, cars and all other blessings.
Their turnouts shows that, it pays to be hard working, patient and consistent in whatever you are doing. Be it office work, handiwork, skills. Any type of hustle as long as it is legit, keep on grinding. You will get there in no time.
So let's take a look at their before and after pictures.
Joseph Akinwale Akinfenwa is a popular Nigerian singer and song writer. He was born on 21 may, 1997. He holds a bachelor degree in man resources management from the University of Lagos. He started off as a poor boy but today, he is very popular rich singer.
Fireboy is a very popular singer. He started off rough like Joeboy. He is a yoruba boy. He has won so many awards.
3. NAIRA MARLEY.
You don't need anybody to tell you his story because his was a very popular one. He has had his own share 9f suffering. He was born and brought up in street. Hard work got himself where he is today.
Azeez Adeshina Fashola popularly know as Naira Marley is a song writer and singer. He is also the president of the controversial group, Marlians. He was born in 10 may, 1991 in Agege Lagos State.
4. OMAH LAY
His birth name is, Stanley Omah Didia. He is from Port Harcourt. He was also born and brought up in Port Harcourt. He started off little too. He was born in may 19, 1997.
5. YEMI ALADE
Yemi Eberechi Alade is a very popular Nigerian singer and song writer. She was born in 13th March, 1986 in Abia state. Her mother is from Abia state while her father came from Ondo state.
She is known as "mama Africa". Yes, she mostly wear Ankara in her music videos and she promotes African cultures through her music.
6. Tiwa Savage
She is a singer, songwriter, dancer and a philanthropist. She was born in Isale Eko. She relocated to London at age 11 to further her education. While in London, she was severely bullied for being black.
Her original name is Tiwatope Savage. She was Bron on 5th February, 1990.
7. KATE HENSHAW
The ever young mama. One of the pioneers of Nollywood movie Industry. She looks like 30 but she is above 50 years.
8. NANCY ISIME
A very talented Nollywood actress, TV presenter/host, model and influencer. She is also a sports activist.
Nancy lost her mum at a very tender age of 3. Life was tough for her and her siblings but look at her today. Being a role model and inspiration to many.
A comedian and actor. Started off rough too.
10. IYABO OJO
A nollywood actress.
11. TUNDE EDNUT
A comedian, actor, blogger and entertainer.
12. KIM OPRAH
An actress, model and ambassador. She is also an ex BBNaija housemate.
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