Nigerian TikTok influencers are becoming prominent on the Chinese-owned video-sharing app, TikTok.
Like other countries using the application, Nigerian youths have been able to maximize the platform for entertainment and influencing purposes. Researchers and trend watchers have predicted that the app would be taking a sizeable bunch of Instagram’s users.
The hilarious, educating, and exciting entertainment content on the platform is what attracts a lot of users with youths having the greater percentage of the population. These content would not exist without the intellectual juices of its creators.
Here is our curated list of the top TikTok influencers in Nigeria.
Victoria Adeyinka has become one of the fastest-growing Nigerian TikTok influencer and content creator on the platform with 15.1 Million followers. Adeyinka is a Nigerian but based in Ireland. She was born in Drogheda and grew up with her parents and two brothers.
Victoria discovered she was a natural comic. She started posting short comedy sketches in which she lovingly imitated her parents and teachers. She made fun of mothers reacting to seeing a sex scene on television and how easy to find it to do complex chores. In another, she joked about your teachers.
With consistency, Victoria has become one of the most followed TikTok influencers in Nigeria. Victoria is also a songwriter and singer she has been waiting for the opportunity to show the world that there is so much more she can do, she has judiciously used her platform to promote her new single. On the 28th of January 2022, Victoria dropped her new song “THIS ABANDONED”.
Itsyaboymaina’s real name is Abdullahi Nurudeen. Abdullahi is a top Nigerian TikTok influencer who rose to fame on TikTok during the Covid-19 lockdown in 2020. He has created a series of videos which also include videos where he pranked strangers.
Apart from being a content creator and a Nigerian Tiktok influencer, Abdullahi Nurudeen is also a professional Chef. He did a program at WhitePepper Chef Academy & Cookery School in the United Kingdom.
In 2021, Abdullahi moved from Nigeria to the United Kingdom. Currently, He is also one of the most followed TikTok influencers in Nigeria with a total of 6.8 Million followers and 175.9 Million likes on TikTok.
Ayodele Aguda professionally known as Mc Shem is a popular Nigerian TikTok influencer, comedian, actor and master of ceremony. He runs a studio in Lagos, where we produces entertainment content.
What stood out for Mc Shem was the way and manner he mimics his mother who is a typical Edo woman. He took dressing and acting like a woman as his branding.
Mc Shem is another most followed TikTok influencers in Nigeria with a total of 5 Million followers and 119 Million likes on TikTok.
Damilola Akindele professionally known as Fadadami is an American based Nigerian TikTok influencer and motivational speaker.
Fadadami gained popularity on TikTok through his motivational and content vidoes. The young influencer was born on the 9th of May 2000. He is a top TikTok influencers in Nigeria with a total of 5 million followers and 97.9 million likes on TikTok.
Maduakor Chisom Faustina who is also known as Berby Picxy is from Abia state in Nigeria.While a lot of people are wondering if the Nigerian TikTok influencer is from Africa because of her skin colour, it is beautiful to know that she is from the South Eastern part of Nigeria.
She became a Tiktok sensation by sharing her dance videos and content creation videos. She is known to have won several TikTok dance challenges.
Berby Picxy was born on the 31st of July 2003. The top Nigerian TikTok influencer has gathered an online audience of 4.2 Million followers and 32 Million likes.
Alli Nurudeen became a Tiktok sensation through content videos. The young man has warmed his way into the heart of many young people which has given him a total of 3.3 million followers on TikTok.
Not so much is known about his personal life, The popular TikTok Influencer in Nigeria, Alli Nurudeen is more about putting out his craft alone.
Onyekwelu Jennifer Ebere professionally known as Jenni Frank on Tiktok, became an award winning Nigerian Tiktok Influencer as a result of a dance challenge. Jenni Frank won the “slow mo” challenge and became one of the top influencers of new musics in Nigeria.
She started by promoting Omah lay’s Infinity, Yemi Alade’s Single and searching and finally Naira Marley’s Koleyewon. Like a few other Tiktok sensation, Jenni Frank rose to fame during the 2020 Covid-19 lockdown.
She particularly gathered a lot of fans with the Slow Mo dance style which made some of her fan refer to her as the Queen of “Slow Mo”. She has also in some occasions involved her family members in her content videos. One of the videos that warmed the heart of viewers was a performance with her grandmother and sister
Jenni Frank has won quite a few awards including the Pulse Influencer awards.The top TikTok influencer in Nigeria has a total of 2.9 Million followers on TikTok.
Apaokagi Maryam professionally known as Taaooma unlike others did not rise to stardom via Tiktok. The Nigerian comedian, content creator, cinematographer and social media influencer started by creating content after her boyfriend now husband taught her the basics of video editing. She used this knowledge to create content centered around Nigerian parents and their children, especially the Nigerian mother discipline style.
Taaoma takes on multiple roles in her skits explaining through acting the likely things that happen in the average Nigerian home.
With the arrival of TikTok, Apaokagi Maryam further spread her tentacles from Instagram and Facebook and The top Nigerian TikTok influencer has been able to gather 2.7 Million followers on TikTok.
Jerry Chuks professionally known as Softmadeit is a Nigerian TikTok influencer, an artist, dancer and producer. Some people call him the Golden boy. He is one of the hottest male Tiktok sensation. He became famous with his smooth dance moves and signature smile while dancing.
He has received support and promotion from several celebrities like Burna boy, Zlatan, Davido, Poco lee, Iamharrysong and Peterpsqaure.
Softmadeit has a total of 2.1 million followers on Tiktok.
John Merry professionally known as Beauty Goddess is a Nigerian Tiktok influencer, Content creator, Ambassador and Fashion star. She was born on the 4th of May 2001. She attracted fans on Tiktok by creating videos of her beautiful self. Fans were attracted to her beautiful and outstanding body.
Beauty Goddess is also a good dancer and she has used her influence to promote a lot of songs. She has a total of 1.9 Million followers on Tiktok.
The top TikTok influencer in Nigeria has also done some works with her colleague SoftMadeit.
Anozie Chiamaka professionally known as Beryl Ama is a Nigerian TikTok influencer, content creator and businesswoman.
She came into the limelight after posting comic video clips on TikTok which won her the hearts of many on the video sharing app. Beryl Ama is from the South Eastern part of Nigeria. She is also a Slow Mo queen and she create videos sometimes with onion on her neck as her unique identity.
Beryl Ama is super creative and witty. The top Nigerian TikTok influencer has a total of 1.9 Million followers and 21.5 Million likes on TikTok.
Chukwuka Peace professionally known as Symply Peace is a Nigerian TikTok influencer, content creator and brand promoter. She was born on the 15th of December 2003.
Symply Peace became popular on TikTok by displaying her beautiful dance moves. She is also verified on the video sharing app.
The Nigerian TikTok influencer has a total of 1.6 Million followers on TikTok.