Nigerian celebrities are all fulltime business hustlers and most of them have floated other businesses while still maintaining the status as a celebrity.
Stargist.com presents 10 Nigerian celebrities who are fashion entrepreneurs
1. St Genevieve by Genevieve Nnaji
St Genevieve is a fashion brand by Nigeria’s famous actress Genevieve Nnaji who infused her personal style into creating fabulous dresses for women.
2. Oba Gear by Obafemi Martins
The apparel line was launched in 2015 by pro Nigerian footballer Obafemi Martins. The fashion line tagged Obagear is enthralled by the image of the master dribbler and goal scoring flip with quality apparel. The line which sells off his official website stocks clothing in major sizes and caters for male, female, children and even infants.
3. Yanga by Kaffy
In 2014, the most sort after dancer and mother shared off her twitter handle about launching her clothing line labelled Yanga.
4. Baddo Unlimited by Olamide
The urban wear launched in 2015 is owned by YBNL’s Olamide. The rapper has indicated that music alone isn’t just what he’s good at. He’s got entrepreneurial skills too. I’m guessing that’s why they call him ‘badoo sneh.’
5. 20th Sept Wear by Rugged Man
The veteran rapper and United Nations Peace Ambassador launched his line naming it after his birthday.
6. Beard Gang by 2 Shortz
In 2015 the Nigerian rapper ventured into the clothing line business and plans and calling it ‘Beard Gang.’ He promised to make the brand the Nos 1 most sort after clothing apparel in Nigerian for male, female and children as well.
7. B R A N C H by Femi Branch
The Nollywood actor and musician launched promotional pictures of his clothing line which is said to have hit the Nigerian Market.
8. Omoni Oboli By AVE
Talented Nollywood actress and filmmaker, Omoni Oboli most recently delved into the fashion industry as she has unveiled her own clothing.
9. The MODUPE Collection by Mo’Cheddah
Often admired for her impeccable style preferences, Nigerian Pop artist, Mo’Cheddah, finally took a leap in the world of fashion with her own clothing line in 2016.
10. AD By Agbani Darego
The AD by Agbani Darego retail brand embraces a luxurious and chic aesthetic that’s affordable with cuts and styles that are flattering to a range of body types and silhouettes. It is owned by Ex-beauty Queen, Miss world 2001.