Blogging is turning out to be a professional career nowadays especially in Nigeria. People are free to create blogs which enable them reach out to the outside world easily.
Thousands of Nigerian bloggers are going online, taking advantage of what people search for, what people want to see and hear, what people anticipate and out of the knowledge of these, they create sensational headlines to get these people over to their blogs.
While this sounds quite easy to do, it isn’t in reality, and that’s why we have distinguished Nigerian bloggers who have made millions off blogging and adding value to the online community.
Here’s a list of the richest bloggers in Nigeria whose blogs are the most visited, trusted and in the case of a few bloggers, influential.
These bloggers are authorities in their different blogging niches and have thousands of loyal readers and followers of their blog, which has translated to real cash in millions for them…
Top 10 Richest Bloggers in Nigeria:
10. Onibalusi Bamidele | WritersinCharge.com
Bamidele Onibalusi pursued a career in writing from an early age, and today, he has stood out from the crowd.
He isn’t just a popular blogger, he knows a lot about blogging, the internet and freelance unlike most bloggers nowadays who delve into blogging without knowing the rudiments.
He’s a great writer with some of his articles featured on world class blogs like Forbes Online Magazine, Entrepreneur and more
9. Japheth Joshua Omojuwa | Omojuwa.com
Yet another professional writer, Japheth Joshua Omojuwa is one of the richest bloggers in Nigeria. He is the founder and author of Omojuwa.com, which is known for updating its audience with the most recent political news, social news, recent events and more.
Japheth launched his blog in 2009, and since then, Omojuwa.com has grown ton become one of the most visited blogs in Nigeria. He’s a well respected personality and lecturer.
8. Loy Okieze | Techloy.com
Loy Okieze joins the list of richest bloggers in Nigeria as he’s the founder and author of the tech blog, Techloy.com. The blog features a lot on tech and provides solution to technological related issues.
Loy is a successful bunch as he earns so much enough to get him on the list of richest bloggers in Nigeria, debuting as the 10th on the list.
Techloy.com is a beautifully designed tech blog which features tech news and tech solutions like other blogs, but is more popular and reliable as the articles by Okieze are quite over averagely reliable.
7. Jide Ogunsanya | Ogbongeblog.com
Jide Ogunsanya is the founder of Ogbongeblog.com, a very popular tech blog in Nigeria. The blog features tech tutorials, “how tos” (step by step tech guides), and a lot more tech-related contents.
He has a very huge following on both the social media and his blog. Jide Ogunsanya through his blog has been able to pride himself as an authority in tech blogging and also has gone to found blogging communities for Nigerian bloggers.
These communities include Bloggers.ng and Planet.Ogbongeblog.com. He’s a very generous blogger and one of the richest bloggers in Nigeria.
6. Chude Jideonwo | YNaija.com
Chude Jideonwo is both an entrepreneur and a big time blogger. He’s the founder of YNaija.com. Often represented as Y!Naija, his blog is based on releasing content revolving around the Nigerian youth culture.
It also features the latest Nigerian entertainment news, gists, global news and more everyday stories. It’s a classic blog and has been around for years, launched in 2010, and has been making Chude a log of millions.
Y!Naija is one of I most visited blogs authored by a Nigerian and also a top 100,000 most visited blogs globally.
5. Makinde Azeez | Naijaloaded.com.ng
Makinde Azeez is no doubt one of the richest bloggers in Nigeria. He’s the founder of one of the most visited entertainment blogs in Nigeria, Naijaloaded.com.ng.
The blog was a buzzing forum, and then was tranformed to being a music blog for fear of it to not be hijacked by hackers and crackers. Though an entertainment blog, of also features the most recent songs (gospel and secular) for download.
Makinde Azeez officially launched the prestigious multimillion dollar forum turn blog in 2009, has got over 500 thousand users in w short time before user were unable to register after it became a blog.
Not many is aware of the secret millionaire blogger, this is primarily because he pushes his brand and stays behind while he enjoys the fruit of his labour and brand.
Naijaloaded is known more than the name Makinde Azeez is known, but he’s the trick behind the magic, and he’s super reach and young.
4. Noble Igwe | 360nobs.com
This list of richest Nigerian bloggers features a classic pro blogger and fashionista, Noble Igwe. He’s a businessman and founder of 360Group. He founded his blog shortly after he founded 360Group in 2009, and his business, 360Nobs Limited went on board in 2010.
He’s the founder of 360nobs.com which is currently one of the most visited blogs authored by a Nigerian. 360nobs.com is a multimillion dollar entertainment blog which focuses on updating its user base with the latest songs and music related content.
He probably earns more than most bloggers on the list here and for sure, his delivery on his blog is first-class and well filtered.
3. Ovie Ofugara | Notjustok.com
Ovie is a multimillionaire blogger who co-owns the most visited Nigerian music blog, Notjustok.com.
Notjustok.com is the most popular music blog in Nigeria and it features the most recent songs (both gospel songs and secular songs). It is considered an authority blog on Nigerian music.
The multimillion dollar blog is a top 10,000 most visited blog globally and in Nigeria, it’s about the most visited after a few other blogs and forums.
Ovie is definitely one of the richest bloggers in Nigeria alongside his partner, Ademola Ogundele, who started the platform on TypePad in 2006.
2. Uche Eze | BellaNaija.com
Uche Eze Pedro is an award winning Nigerian blogger, one who has gotten more awards and titles than other bloggers in Nigeria. She’s one of the earliest bloggers in Nigeria, who influenced others to use the suffix “Naija” in their blog domain names. Uche Pedro is a mother, a wife and a professional blogger.
She’s one of the richest bloggers in Nigeria and the founder of the most popular Nigeria Lifestyle, Marriage and Entertainment blog, Bellanaija.com. Her name isn’t Bella though, where she got the inspiration to start up a blog and name her Bella is just destined.
Today, she earns over N20 million naira from her blog and has a host of professional writers who handle who publishing and administration of the blog. It’s a multimillion dollar blog, one that has no match amongst other Nigerian authored blogs.
1. Linda Ikeji | Lindaikejisblog.com
The first and the biggest blogger in Nigeria and Africa is no other person but who you must have imagined – Linda Ikeji. She’s a business woman and now, a billionaire blogger. She started her blog in 2006, after studying and visiting Uche Pedro’s blog for four months.
This list is subject to change anytime soon as more bloggers are stepping into the scene and becoming rapidly popular.
That’s all about the Top 10 Richest Bloggers in Nigeria by Moss9ja