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Iheanacho and Wizkid: Who is Richer?
Kelechi Iheanacho’s Net Worth
Kelechi Iheanacho is a famous professional Nigerian footballer who plays for Leicester City and for his country team, the Nigerian Super Eagles. He earns over $3 million dollars annually, and over $50,000 dollars per week at Leicester City.
Kelechi Iheanacho was known to be the richest footballer in Nigeria before Mikel Obi clicked a football contract with Tianjin TEDA. He was formerly signed to Manchester City where he earned £80,000 pounds weekly.
The player has a market value of $15 million dollars, and owns a mansion reportedly worth $2.79 million dollars in Lagos State, a BMW-I8 worth $279,470 dollars, and a $45,425 dollar Mercedes c300. Kelechi Iheanacho has an estimated net worth of $8 million dollars.
Wizkid’s Net Worth
Wizkid is a Nigerian musician and label boss at StarBoy Records – a leading music imprint in Nigeria. He’s also one of the richest musicians in Nigeria. Wizkid earns from music sales, endorsement deals and show bookings where he earns over N5 million naira per show.
In October 2018, Wizkid earned over N230 million naira performing at a wedding ceremony in India. He penned endorsement deals worth several millions of naira with brands including Globacom, Pepsi drink company, South Africa’s MTN telecommunications, and Guinness Nigeria. Wizkid has an estimated net worth of $25 million dollars.