Not everyone wants to put their real names on blast. For that reason, some of these Nigerian celebrities have chosen stage names for themselves.
From Jim Iyke to Davido, we have come to accept some of these Nigerian celebrities by their self-given names. Well, being a celebrity comes with some hard choices or even perks if we must say. You get to choose a cool name/persona to go by when in the spotlight.
On that note, here are 7 Nigerian celebrities who go by their stage names:
1. Rita Dominic
Her real name is Rita Nkem Dominic Nwaturuocha.
Wizkid’s real name is Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun. Funny enough, his former moniker was ‘Lil Prinz’ for a while before he settled for ‘Wizkid’.