Timaya, Laide Bakare, Cubana Chief Priest, Yomi Casual, Skiibii, here are 8 Nigerian Celebrities who have acquired luxurious cars since the start of 2022.
Lexus GX 460 SUV
Nollywood actor, Kolawole Ajeyemi started the year in style after splashing out millions on a Lexus GX 460 SUV as his 40th birthday.
Sharing the news on her Instagram page, Ajeyemi’s wife, actress Toyin Abraham stylishly flaunt the Lexus GX her husband got days after his birthday.
She said : “Let me show off small🙈🙈🙈 Congratulations Baba mi #kolawoleajeyemi opor🙌🙌”
Chevrolet Camaro RS
Popular Nollywood Yoruba actor, Ibrahim Chatta, also started the year in style after splashing out millions on a Chevrolet Camaro RS Sports Car.
Sharing photos of himself posing with his latest ride on his official Instagram page, the award winning actor said :
“Every new day is a gift from God.
AlhamduliLlah for d gift of life…”
Toyota Land Cruiser SUV
Late in January, Nigerian fashion designer, Olorunyomi Omoniyi Makun, professionally known as Yomi Casual, also got himself a Toyota Land Cruiser SUV as birthday gift.
The news of the acquisition was announced by Yomi Casual’s wife on her Instagram page, with the caption :
“YOU DESERVE THIS BABY 💪🏽
You want it ; you get it … your hardworking spirit is the best thing I admire, you inspire me soooo much”.
Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 SUV
Back in March, Nigerian singer, Abbey Toyyib Elias, professionally known as Skiibii, announced the arrival of his ultra-luxurious Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 SUV.
Sharing the news of his latest acquisition in a video on his Insta Story, Skiibii wrote :
“Baby has landed”
The Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 SUV is worth over N170 million to his collection. Skiibii’s private jet-like Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4MATIC is Mercedes’ most luxurious production SUV money can buy.
Adebayo Salami (Oga Bello)
2019 Toyota Highlander SUV
In May, Veteran Nollywood actor, Adebayo Salami, popularly known as ‘Oga Bello’ received a 2019 Toyota Highlander SUV as birthday gift from his children.
The keys to the surprise gift was handed over to ‘Oga Bello’ on Monday, May 9th while partying with family and friends to mark his 70th birthday.
Not one but three joined Nollywood Yoruba actress, Laide Bakare’s collection in May, with the first two, a Lexus RX and a Toyota Highlander, coming few weeks after her house warming ceremony.
Late in May, the movie producer also added a Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class luxury Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) to her growing number of luxury cars.
Cubana Chief Priest
2022 Toyota Land Cruiser LC 300
In May, Pascal Chibuike Okechukwu, popularly known as Cubana Chief Priest, added a brand new 2022 Toyota Land Cruiser LC 300 to the luxury cars in his expansive garage.
Cubana Chief Priest’s Land Cruiser 300 Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) is worth ₦85 Million.
The LC 300 joins his Geely Emgrand X7 Sport SUV and CoolRay Crossover – which are two of four luxury vehicles that joined his impressive collection in 2021.
Ferrari 458 Sports Car
Earlier this month, Bayelsa-born singer, Inetimi Alfred Odon, better known by his stage name Timaya, splashed millions on a new Ferrari 458 Sports Car.
While sharing photos and a video of his latest acquisition on Instagram on Tuesday, June 7th 2022, the “Dem Mama” Crooner said “I left my gal friends and got a new baby. FERARI 458 Iconic. CHULO way…”
The Ferrari 458 sports car joins his Mercedes-Maybach and three Mercedes-Benz G-wagon SUVs. It is powered by a F1-inspired 4.5 L V8 engine, which allows a 0-60 mph in only 3.4 seconds.