Today, the first day of the year 2022, is the birthday of a number of Nigerian celebrities. Here are some Nigerian celebrities who have turned another year older:
VENITA AKPOFURE is a British-Nigerian actress who was born in the United Kingdom on January 1, 1987, but grew up in Delta State. She is one of the Big Brother Naija Season 4 housemates. She holds an accounting degree from Kingston Hertfordshire University in the United Kingdom. She has worked as a brand ambassador for companies such as Mouka Foam and Hawaii soap.
MERCY AIGBE is a Nollywood actress, director, and producer who was born in Edo State on January 1, 1978. She graduated from the University of Lagos with a degree in Theater Arts. She is a businesswoman and a fashion model in addition to her performing profession. She founded Mag Divas Boutique, a clothing business with locations in Lagos and Ibadan, as well as Mercy Aigbe Gentry School of Drama, which was founded in 2016 to train new actors and actresses.
REBECCA NENGI, also known as “Nengi,” is a Nigerian-British actress, model, and businesswoman. She was born in Rivers State on January 1, 1998. She finished second in Big Brother Naija Season 5 as the second runner-up. She holds a bachelor’s degree in linguistics and a master’s degree in mass communication from the University of Port Harcourt. She has won numerous beauty pageants.
MOYO LAWAL is a Nigerian actress who was born in the state of Lagos. She graduated from the University of Lagos with a degree in Creative Arts. Jenifa Diary & Binta and Friends are two prominent TV shows in which she has appeared.