Who is the richest Yoruba actor in Nigeria today?.
In Nigeria, Yoruba actors are among the top most talented and popular Nollywood actors in the country and Africa at large.
Yoruba is one of the three largest ethnic groups of Nigeria, concentrated in the southwestern part of that country.
Much smaller, scattered groups live in Benin and northern Togo. The Yoruba numbered more than 20 million at the turn of the 21st century.
In Nollywood film industry, the actors who come from the Yoruba tribe in Nigeria are not only among the most talented but also some of highest paid.
Funke Akindele is currently the richest and the highest paid Nigerian Yoruba Tribe actor.
Below is the list of the top wealthiest yoruba actors and actresses ranked respectively.
Richest Yoruba Actors:
1. Funke Akindele ($11 million)
- Odunlade Adekola ($2.5 million)
- Mercy Aigbe ($1 million)
- Femi Adebayo ($1 million)
- Dayo Amusa ($800,000)
- Faithia Balogun ($750,000)
- Iyabo Ojo ($600,000)
- Wale Akorede Okunnu ($500,000)
- Olaniyi Afonja ($400,000)
- Muyiwa Ademola ($350,000)