A lot of US Celebrities have already visited Nigeria and left their trace in the country’s history. Some of them visited and left without doing anything special while others have made the whole country remember and respect them!
Let’s see which celebrities have been to Nigeria at different times and what they did here!
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1. Bill Gates
Bill Gates, the co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, paid a visit to Nigeria in March 2018 to find out more about and encourage the development of the national immunization program. Bill is greatly worried that Nigerian children are still suffering from polio.
2. Brian McKnight
Brian McKnight, a multiple Grammy Award holder, visited Nigeria in January in order to perform his own music.
Ciara was in Nigeria in February 2016 to perform her most loved hits and dance moves. She headlined ‘Love Like a Movie 3’ concert of Dare Art Alade.
4. Jermaine Jackson
Jermaine from Jackson 5 band (Michael Jackson’s brother) visited Nigeria in April. He intends to set up a musical academy in Lagos to find great talents in Nigeria. Good news, right?
5. Jimmy Jean-Louis
6. Keri Hilson
This American singer recently was in Nigeria with her father. She came to be a judge in the Trace Music Star competition in Lagos on Saturday June 11.
7. Tinie Tempah
UK musician Tinie Tempah made a Lagos street-seller, Olajumoke, an international star after they did a photoshoot together!
9. Lupita Nyong’O
Lupita Nyong’O comes from Kenya and she is the biggest movie export from Africa. The actress is known for winning an Oscar for the role in ’12 Years A Slave’ and for starring in the ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”
10. Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez is the world-popular movie and music star and it will be really cool if she comes to perform to Lagos!
Drake’s songs have skyrocketed in popularity in Nigeria making it to the top of all kinds of charts.
Rihanna has always been one of top artists in Nigeria. The gorgeous diva would look really cool if she decided to collaborate with Nigerian stars.
13. Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj is a noticeable figure in the music world. Her eccentric personality and lifestyle intrigue her numerous fans and Nigeria will be happy both to sing and dance along with her.
14. Kevin Hart
This prolific actor and comedian is extremely popular for being funny, trendy, amicable and kind-hearted. We really love a good laugh in Nigeria!
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