Africa's Top 5 | Fashionable Nigerian Icons

Nigeria is one of the most prosperous countries in Africa.  This country has produced many successful individuals.  When it comes to music, film, and fashion, the numbers are tremendous.  2Face Idibia, D’Banj, Tiwa Savage, Lynxxx, and Genevieve (just to name a few) are all Nigerian stars who are also noted fashion icons.  Check out some of their best moments below!



1. Genevieve Nnaji

Genevieve is a noted Nollywood star who is also a successful entrepreneur.  She has starred in over 50 films and launched her own clothing line “St. Geneveive” in 2008.


Genevieve Nnaji

 Follow Genevieve on Twitter @: GenevieveNnaji1



 2. Lynxxx  

This charming singer/songwriter is always put together.  He is an ambassador for Pepsi and the creator of Jollof Music. Lynxxx maintains the look of a gentleman with a close shave and a pair of frames.


 Follow Lynxxx on Twitter @:  Chukie_lynxxx 



3.  2Face Idibia  

Popular singer/songwriter 2Face  has been gracing ears with his music for years.  This BET Award winning artist definitely looks the part that he plays.

2Face Idibia

 Follow 2Face Idibia on Twitter @: 2faceidibia



4. Tiwa Savage

Tiwa Savage is a grammy nominated recording artist from Nigeria.  She has done a variety of things like play host on Nigerian Idol and has also made her mark in the U.S.  We love how she looks when she shows up at events!



 Follow Tiwa Savage on Twitter @: TiwaSavage



5. D’Banj

Chart-topping Nigerian artist and humanitarian Dapo Oyebanjo is a vibrant individual when it comes to what he does, AND his clothes! He serves as the youth ambassador for Nigeria’s United Nations and still has people ‘Oliver Twisting’!



Follow D’Banj on Twitter @: iamdbanj


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