Nobody Ugly! These pictures will tell you two things, One, not all famous people were as beautiful and hot as they are now – no one is. And two, hard work pays. We bring to you throwback photos of Nigerian celebrities that would crack you up, before and after they became famous. Who said money is not good? Check them out;
Some of these pictures would make you open your mouth wild with surprise, some would make you roll on the floor laughing out loud.
Tonto Dikeh is a Nigerian actress, singer, and philanthropist. Dikeh hails from Rivers State and is from Ikwerre, a subgroup of the Igbo tribe.
2. Chike Ike
Chika ‘Nancy’ Ike (was born on November 8, 1985) is a Nigerian actress, television personality, producer, business woman, philanthropist and former model.
3. Annie Idibia
Annie Macaulay–Idibia is a Nigerian, model, presenter and actress. She was nominated in the “Best Supporting Actress” category at the 2009 Best of Nollywood Awards.
5. Chioma Akpotha
Chioma Chukwuka, occasionally credited as Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha, is a Nigerian actress and movie producer. In 2007 she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for “Best Actress in a leading role”, and the Afro Hollywood award for best actress in a lead role in 2010.
6. Linda Ikeji
David Adedeji Adeleke, better known by his stage name Davido, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and record producer. Born in Atlanta and raised in Lagos, Davido made his music debut as a member of the music group KB International.
8. I go dye
Francis Agoda was popularly known as I Go Dye or I Go Die is a Nigerian visionary comedian. He is a motivational speaker, writer, and social crusader. However, I go dye has continued to promote global peace and child welfare through his artistry. He has organized several international comedy shows such as “Igodye Standing.
9. Oc Ukeje
Okechukwu Ukeje, known as OC Ukeje is Nigerian actor, model, and musician. He came into prominence after winning the Amstel Malta Box Office reality show.
Kingsley Chinweike Okonkwo, better known as Kcee, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He was formerly in the Hip Hop duo group called Kc Presh. He currently has a record deal with Five Star Music. He worked with Del B, a record producer known for producing the song “Limpopo”.
Chinedu Okoli, better known by his stage name Flavour N’abania or simply Flavour, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and performer. He began his musical career as a drummer for a local church. Flavour is popularly known across Africa and the world for his hit song “Nwa Baby”
13. Adekunle Gold
Adekunle Kosoko, professionally known as Adekunle Gold, is a Nigerian highlife singer, songwriter and graphic designer. He gained widespread attention after releasing the 2015 hit single “Sade”, a highlife cover of One Direction’s “Story of My Life”.
14. Basket Mouth
Bright Okpocha, better known by his stage name Basketmouth is a Nigerian comedian and actor. He has organized popular stand-up comedy concerts like Basketmouth Uncensored across the globe.
Folarin Falana, better known by his stage name Falz, is a Nigerian rapper, songwriter and actor. Folarin began his career while in secondary school after forming a group called “The School Boys” with his friend before his professional career as a music artist began in 2009.
14. Eniola Badmus
Eniola Badmus, is a Nigerian film actress. She came into limelight in year 2008 after she featured in the film Jenifa.
Esegine Allen, better known by his stage name Orezi, is a Nigerian musician from Delta State. He rose to prominence with his song “Rihanna” in 2013.
16. Korede Bello
17. Toyin Abraham
Toyin Abraham is a Nigerian film actress, filmmaker, director, and producer.
Innocent Ujah Idibia, known by his stage name 2Baba, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur. Prior to July 2014, he went by the stage name 2face Idibia. Tuface is one of the most decorated and successful Afro pop artists in Africa, and is also one of the most realiable artists in Africa.
19. Nse Ikpe Etim
Say what you want. She still slayed.Nse Ikpe-Etim (born 1974) is a Nigerian actress. She came into prominence in 2008 for her role in Reloaded. She was nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
20. P Square
P-Square were a Nigerian R&B duo of identical twin brothers Peter Okoye and Paul Okoye. They produced and released their albums through Square Records. In December 2011, they signed a record deal with Akon’s Konvict Muzik label. Wikipedia
21. Ramsey Noah
The hotness is strong with this one.
22. Tunde Ednut and Dbanj
23. Yemi Alade
Is that..? No. It was World Costume Day in the Geography Department at the University of Lagos.
24. Don Jazzy
We’re totally digging the pose.
Wizkid in the background. Back in the days.
26. Dr Sid
He doesn’t look all that different.
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