Meet Nigerian Celebrities That Celebrate New Year’s Opening With Birthday

The first of January is a holiday. For the vast majority of people around the world, today is simply a celebration of the start of a new year, but for others, it is a celebration of their birthdays, glamsquad reports.


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Today is a day of celebration for everyone, from sports stars to actors and entertainers in general.

Let’s have a look;

Mercy Aigbe

Mercy, a Nigerian actress, director, fashionista, and businesswoman, was born in 1978.
She is best known for her indigenous Yoruba films.

She was born in Benin, Edo state, Nigeria, but spent the majority of her life in Lagos, where she completed her primary and secondary school education.

She began her acting career in 2001 as a minor character in Yoruba films. She hasn’t looked back since, starring in over 150 films.


She was born in 1998 and is a Nigerian reality TV star, model, actress, and former beauty queen.

Before competing for Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria (MBGN) in 2017, the Bayelsa native competed in several local pageants.



Nengi was one of the 20 Big Brother Naija season 5 contestants on July 19, 2019, and she finished second in the BBNaija 2020 show.



Following the reality show, Nengi made her film debut in the Nollywood film “Nneka the Pretty Serpent.”

3. Moyo Lawal

Moyo Lawal is a Nigerian actress who was born in Badagry, Lagos state.
Her career took off after she landed a role in the award-winning television series Tinsel.

In 2012, she was named “Revelation of the Year” at the Best of Nollywood Awards.


Ibrahim Yekini

Popularly known as “Itele D’icon,” was born on January 1, 1980, and is a Nigerian actor, screenwriter, film producer, and director.
He began his acting career as an apprentice with the Folorunsho Adejobi theatre group in Iju Ishaga, Lagos State, in 1998.

He appeared in his first Nollywood film, “Dapo Tori Ti E,” in 2000.

He appeared in films such as Kesari, President Kuti, Lucifer, Romeo, Anini, and Akoba.



He is an actor and film producer who was born on January 1 in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State.

After graduating from Odunfa Caucus in 2010, Mustapha began his acting career in 2005. He has produced four films and appeared in several others, including Ina Okunkun, Ife Mi, Atori, Ore Kan, and Idapada.


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