Top 5 Most talked about Nigerian celebrity 2017
The year 2017 is indeed a consequential year for a lot of our Nigeria celebrities some were either in the news for the good while some for the bad reasons. We have put together top 5 most talked about Nigerian celebrity of the year 2017.
Well, the Willington top the list of the most talked about Nigerian celebrity for the year 2017 the placement as the number one on this list cannot be overemphasized as they collapsed the internet at the beginning of this year with their engagement. Outstandingly, the two lovebirds featured in the Nollywood blockbuster movie ‘The wedding party’ and there was a lot of chemistry between them but we didn’t see it coming.
After tearing the internet apart with their engagement, three months later they had their wedding in November 2017 in South Africa and trust me, it was the most talked about of the Nigeria celebrity wedding of all time, they again closed down the internet and every social media in the country was talking about the Wellingtons to the extent we didn’t notice that singer Oritse Femi had his wedding on that same day and it was stunning!
2. Tonto Dikeh
2017 was probably one of the most unmanageable years for the drama Queen because of her marriage with Churchhill Olakunle Oladunni, the marriage saga was the most talked about on the Nigerian’s blog as the drama queen exposed how she clothed and give support to her husband with every of her hard earned money and paid her bride price while she was still with her ex-husband.
The award-winning actress made this shocking revelation in a leaked chat with her mother-in-law, which went viral on the social media this year. The chart was published to the world by Lara Olubo, an OAP who’s also a niece of Churchhill.
Tonto Dikeh also made a shocking revelation about her husband Churchhill Olakunle in a scoop interview with Mediaroomhub TV which was released on Wednesday, March 8 2017, the mother of one break down in tears over the humiliations she claims to have suffered at the hands of her estranged husband Churchhill, and she even backs her claims with proof.
Well, that’s not over yet! The mother of one has also made a shocking disclosure this year in a trailer for her new reality Tv show, King Tonto.
In the images and video which she portioned out on social media, Tonto revealed that she had not been confident about her body. In the footage, the actress is encircled by a group of surgical team and is seen going through cosmetic surgery in an unknown hospital.
“My body has been something that I have always been extremely ashamed of”, the actress disclosed in the clip.The reality show is expected to debut in 2018 so, watch out.
The Okoyes also tops the list of the most talked celebrity of 2017. It’s no longer new that the Hip-hop twins, Peter and Paul Okoye that dominated the Nigerian music industry have finally split off. Well, Psquare has split up years after news of their explosive fight hit the internet this year.
Paul has also revealed in the past that Peter was not a singer but a mere dancer. Peter Okoye actuated speculations recently that all was not well with him and his twin brother Paul. The upcoming artist, Mr. P also dropped mysterious messages on Instagram, one of It indicating how one’s opinion should matter on something that makes you happy.
Paul also an upcoming artist who is now known as Rudeboy replied in a post via his verified Instagram page, letting the cat out of the bag about how his birth of his twins was making someone jealous and restless. Paul accused the person of having sleepless nights, and also indirectly called out peter’s wife Lola Omotayo – stating; “Only a woman can come where there’s peace and destroy it, try me this time I swear Nyash go open, you will know that blood is thicker and stronger than juju”.
Nigeria superstar David Adedeji Adeleke, popularly known by his stage name Davido has made us proud once again after he emerged as the winner at the 2017 MOBO awards, which took place at the Leeds Arena, United Kingdom. Nigeria’s ace singer Davido, who also performed at the event, took the Best African Act Awards thrashing the likes of Mr. Eazi, Tiwa Savage, Maleek Berry, Wande Coal and among others.
Davido has taken several awards this year, he also won two awards this year at the European MTV Awards.
Wizkid also dominates the most talked about Nigerian’s celebrity. The Azonto Croner has made both his fans and the Nigerian’s entertainment industry proudly, Wizzy a.k.a the Starboy who did not disappoint his fans also won the Best International Act, crashing top artists like Drake, Cardi B, Jay-Z SZA, and Kendrick Lamar, and among others.
President Muhamodu Buhari, the former president of Nigeria Doctor Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Vice president, professor Yemi Osinbajo and many others applaud The Ojuelegba star for winning big at the recently held awards