2021 opened with renewed hope and vigor considering the sad impact of the Covid 19 outbreak in 2020. Nigerians went about their business determined to make the best out of 2021 saying this year -2021- must obey. It appears Nigerian celebrities to are not left out, as they too have made progress since 2021 began. Some have sealed new endorsement deals with others releasing new hit albums and some buying expensive new cars. It’s a common thing for Nigerian celebrities to show off their wealth by buying exotic cars and displaying them on social media. People have been curious lately about which Nigerian celebrities have bought new cars this 2021. I mean, the first half of the year 2021 just ended, but the rain of new cars is already failing in the garages of Naija celebrities. Abeg, who wants that kind of rain, lol?
Now, let’s get back to business. In this article, carmart.ng gives an update on Naija celebrities with new cars. Sit back, grab a cup of tea as we walk you through Nigerian celebrities who have bought new cars this 2021.
The Jennifa mama herself- Funke Akindele Bello pampered herself with a brand new 2020 Lexus Super Sports LX 570. The LX 570 super sports boasts exceptional off-road capability for a luxury SUV as well as a beautifully crafted cabin and powerful engine. Her husband didn’t hesitate to take to his Instagram page to air the good news. Funke Akindele Bello is an award-winning Nollywood actress who has acted in numerous Nollywood movies. She is a scriptwriter, movie producer, and talented actress. Though she studied law at the University, Funke Akindele Bello decided to pursue a career in acting.
Cubana High Priest
2021 began with a celebratory note for popular show promoter Cubana High Priest as he got himself a new 2021 Toyota land cruiser in January. With a powerful V8 engine, one can only expect the Land Cruiser to generate great horsepower and torque rated at 262 bhp at 3400 RPM and a max torque of 650 Nm at 1600 RPM respectively.
Pascal Chibuike Okechukwu, popularly known as Cubana High Priest, who resigned from Cubana Groups as General Manager in 2020, acquired this new car for a price worth over 40 million NGN. He and his friends took his Instagram page to announce the latest car added to his already expensive garage. Cubana High Priest is a successful Imo-born show promoter, businessman, and proud owner of Club Xhrine in Owerri.
Abdulrasheed Bello (JJC Skillz)
I can imagine the sense of achievement that will be in the house of the Bellos. Just a few days after his wife Funke Akindele-Bello acquired her 2020 Lexus Super Sports LX 570, JJC Skills (Abdulrasheed Bello) got himself a brand new 2019 Bulletproof Toyota Land Cruiser SUV too. The Land Cruiser is a bespoke SUV from Toyota with good off-road ability. Powerful engines, top-notch infotainment features and safety devices characteristic the Land cruiser. Abdulrasheed Bello known professionally as Skillz or JJC Skillz is a Nigerian rapper and movie director.
Destiny Etiko is a Nigerian Nollywood actress known for her talented acting skills, beautiful face, and killer body curves. The actress gave herself a gift of a brand new Toyota Land Cruiser Prado. Mated with an automatic transmission, Toyota Land Cruiser Prado‘s four-cylinder inline diesel engine can generate horsepower and torque at 171 bhp at 3400 RPM and 410 Nm at 1600 RPM, respectively. She flaunts the pictures of her new car Land Cruiser Prado online on her Facebook page captioning “Not A Regular Signature”.
Child comedian Emmanuellla gave herself a reward for her hard work in the comedy industry this year by getting herself a brand new Lexus LX 570 which she shared on her social media pages. The Lexus LX model is powered by a 5.7-litre V8 that outputs 383 hp and 403 ib-ft. In addition, it is mated with 8-speed automatic transmission.
David Adedeji Adeleke, who is better known as Davido or omo baba olowo, is an American-born Nigerian singer, songwriter, and record producer. Davido has always been a lover of luxurious and expensive cars; and this year he bought his first Rolls Royce; the 2021 Rolls Royce Cullinan. Speaking on his Instagram page; he said We rise by lifting others but don’t forget to reward yourself!!! WHO DEY ZUZU!! Just copped my first RR!! God is good! I’m forever grateful to y’all!! … oh yea 2021
Acquiring a 2021 Rolls Royce Cullinan is a big win for Davido. The starting price of the car is ₦163.3 million – $340,350.
Popular movie actress and entrepreneur joined the G-Wagon gang this year she acquired a Mercedes Benz G-wagon worth millions of naira. The G-Wagon boasts of highly upscale interior and exterior design, sufficient cargo space, high ground clearance and many other inspiring features. Announcing on her social media page, Lizzy Anjorin posed gallantly beside her car and gave all the glory to God for her latest addition.
Omoborty- a Mum, Certified Skincare Therapist, Actor Brand Ambassador & Influencer- got not just one, but two cars consisting of a Lexus and a Mercedes Benz this 2021. While she paid for one car; she surprisingly got another surprise new car on the day the car was delivered. Sharing the good news on her Instagram page; Omoborty explained that she already paid for a car and recently completed the payment, but got the shock of her life when a second surprise car showed up for her.
Sir Balo Comedy_
Popular social media comedian, Obotuke Timothy, famously known as Sir Balo is amongst our list of Nigerian celebrities who bought new cars. Last year, December precisely, Sir Balo wrecked his former car in an accident, but the comedian is back behind the wheels as he acquires for himself a Mercedes Benz, reported to have cost N16m.
The comedian took to his Instagram page on Thursday, August 19, 2021, where he shared photos of his new car.
Nigerian popular Instagram comedian Lord Lamba has bought himself cars to celebrate his win as a successful entertainer.
Lamba took to his Instagram page on Monday, June 28 and posted some photos of himself posing with the two Mercedes Benz.
Congratulations are already in order as friends, colleagues, followers and fans are out congratulating and wishing the funny man good luck.
The comedian didn’t say much about or reveal whether he actually bought the car newly, but as the congratulatory messages were seen from his colleagues, it’s assumed he just acquired the cars recently.
Popular Nigerian comedian Aloma Isaac Junior better known as Zics Aloma or Zicsaloma has surprisingly acquired a new Benz for himself.
In a video reposted via his Instagram platform, on Tuesday, June 8 the female-mimicking skit maker showed himself rejoicing over the new arrival.
Some of his close friends and colleagues were also present as their voices were heard congratulating him while he steps in the car for test running.
Big congratulations to these Naija celebrities on their latest car acquisition this year. The year can only get better.