In 2019, Twitter boss Jack Dorsey visited Nigeria to meet with some key personnel in Nigeria and other African countries. After Dorsey’s visit he said he would be relocating to Africa in 2020 to explore the opportunities and potential in Africa
You cannot talk of social media without making mention of twitter. Many Nigerian celebrities are on twitter, however Davido is undoubtably the most followed Nigerian celebrity on twitter. Below are the most followed Nigerian celebrities on twitter
1. Davido (5.5 million)
David Adeleke popularly known as Davido is a Nigerian musician. He is one of the richest musicians in Nigeria and the most followed Nigerian celebrities on twitter and instagram. Davido has 5.5million followers on twitter.
2. Wizkid (5 million)
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun popularly known as Wizkid is an award winning Nigerian musician. Wizkid started his music career at the age of 11. Wizkid is the second most followed Nigerian celebrity on twitter with 5million followers
3. Don Jazzy (3.7 million)
Michael Collins Ajaereh popularly known as Don Jazzy is a Nigerian musician, songwriter, producer and entrepreneur. He was part of a now defunct Mo’hits records. Don Jazzy owns his own record label Mavins. He has 3.7 million followers on twitter.
4. Tiwa Savage (3.2 million)
Tiwatope Savage is a Nigerian Musician, songwriter and actress. Tiwa Savage began her music career at 16. She is one of the most influential and most followed female musician on twitter. Tiwa Savage has 3.2million followers.
5. Dbanj (2.9 million)
Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo popularly known as Dbanj is a Nigerian musician, songwriter , television personality and entrepreneur. Dbanj was part of the now defunct Mo’hits records. Dbanj has 2.9 million followers.
6. Olamide (2.6 million)
Olamide Adedeji popularly known as Olamide is an award winning Nigerian hip hop artist, song writer and producer. Olamide has 2.6 million followers
7. 2Face Idibia (2.5 million)
Innocent Idibia popularly known as 2face or Tubaba is an award winning Nigerian musician and one of the most influential musicians in Nigeria. 2face has 2.5million followers
8. Mr P (2.1 million)
Peter Okoye popularly known as Mr P is a Nigerian musician, songwriter, producer and actor. He was part of the duo singers PSquare before they went their separate ways. Mr P has 2.1million followers.
9. Ice Prince (2.1 million)
Panshak Henry Zamani popularly known as Ice Prince Zamani is a Nigerian musician and actor. Ice Price came to the limelight after his hit single Oleku. Ice Prince has 2.1 million followers.
10. Genevieve Nnaji (1.9million)
Genevieve Nnaji is an award winning Nigerian actress, movie producer and director. Genevieve Nnaji is the most followed Nollywood star on twitter with 1.9million followers.