How to Become a Celebrity in Nigeria (Simple Ways)
Are you a youth or a young adult in Nigeria? Do you want to become popular or famous in Nigeria? Do you want to learn how to become a celebrity in Nigeria? Read this article to the end.
In this article, I am going to be giving you the steps, different ways, or methods to become a celebrity in Nigeria. Are you ready to become a celebrity in Nigeria? Read on.
It is surprising as to how people can be nobody today and tomorrow they become famous on Instagram or YouTube. These people that become famous did not just become a celebrity in Nigeria by mistake or by chance. They had something (some tips) they followed that made them celebrities in Nigeria.
And I will share this with you shortly.
So how do you become a celebrity in Nigeria? Or how do you become famous on Instagram or social media? Well, at first, I will talk about some tips that will help you achieve this easily after this, I will then share different ways you can become a celebrity in Nigeria.
How to become a celebrity in Nigeria
1. Become an Instagram Comedian
It has been proven times without number that funny people are easily recognized for their gifts and talents. If you are funny, you can rest assured that you can become a celebrity in Nigeria.
All you need is to improve your talents and use Instagram or YouTube to publicize yourself. With this, you can become a famous celebrity in Nigeria in a short while.
However, to get recognition easily you need to follow these comedians on Instagram, find out where they gather maybe the clubs they visit to relax and go to these clubs, prove your talents, and maybe they will give you a chance.
Asides from this, you can just do some comedy skits 30 seconds – 1 minute video every 3 days and share on social media and tag some of your famous friends alongside.
Some people have become instant celebrities in Nigeria just because they are extremely funny. Do not underestimate yourself if you make people laugh.
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2. Become a Politician
If you are not funny or you are not a comedian another way you can become a celebrity in Nigeria is to become a politician. Yes, with the desperation of old politicians of Nigeria wanting to pass their leadership down to young youths you can become a politician today without knowing anyone.
All you need is to join a political party in your local area and attend their party meetings regularly and when it is time to choose a representative that will hold leadership positions you will be chosen as a suitable leader.
Examples of ordinary people that became a politician and then became a celebrity in Nigeria are Babatunde Raji Fashola and Professor Yemi Osibajo.
3. Become an OAP
Are you good at talking or starting a good conversation? Do you know how to keep people interested in listening to what you have to say till you are done talking?
You can become a celebrity in Nigeria by becoming an on-air personality (OAP). Yes, becoming an OAP gives you the ground to become a celebrity in Nigeria because the radio has many listeners.
Depending on the radio station you work for if you are really good at what you do you can become famous and from there become a celebrity in Nigeria.
There are many OAPs who became celebrities in Nigeria just because they are good at anchoring programs on radio.
4. Become a Weirdo
There is a reason why strange personalities like Bobrisky and Charley Boy are celebrities in Nigeria today. Bobrisky is a man that became a woman due to his cross dressing.
You too can become a celebrity in Nigeria by becoming or doing something weird. There are different levels of weirdness you just need to pick the one that goes well with you.
5. Become an Actor
Another way you can become a celebrity in Nigeria is to become a nollywood actor. Yes, the moment you act in one movie or skit and the movie becomes popular you will become a celebrity through your actions in that film.
To become a celebrity in Nigeria through acting you need to have the gift of acting. If you do not have the gift of acting you can simply learn how to act.
There are different acting schools both online and offline that can teach you how to act. You can learn from these film schools and practice regularly.
6. Become a Model
Modeling is another way you can become an instant celebrity in Nigeria. If you become a model or brand ambassador for a particular brand people can become familiar with your face just for this act you can become famous.
To become a model in Nigeria you need to meet up with all the criteria needed by most modeling agencies and these could come in terms of your height, skin tone, eye colour, body structure, and more.
There are teen models in Nigeria and there are male and female adult models in Nigeria. You just need to apply as a model based on your age bracket.
7. Become a Dancer
Are you good at dancing? Do you know how to attract the crowd and make them glued to you till you are done dancing? You can also become a celebrity in Nigeria fast by becoming a dancer.
Dancers like Poco Lee have become a celebrity in Nigeria because of their dancing skills. In fact, because of how famous he has become in Nigeria he has also joined acting.
You can be a dancer in Nigeria by dancing at shows or joining a dance academy. And if you do not know anyone and you just want to get famous quickly you can upload videos regularly of your dance on Instagram and from this you will start getting recognition.
8. Become a Footballer
Football is another skill that can make you become a celebrity in Nigeria if you are very skilled. You just need to know how to use social media to share your videos and you can become a celebrity in Nigeria fast.
All you need is to show your football skill on social media apps like Instagram and if you are really talented your followers will continue sharing your content till it is seen by everyone.
9. Become an Activist
Do you have a cause? Do you have something you want to be recognized or known to people? Are you fighting against corruption? You can become a celebrity in Nigeria by becoming an activist.
Yes, all you need to become an activist is to stand against something and before you know it you will become a celebrity in Nigeria.
10. Become an Instagram Influencer
Becoming an Instagram influencer can also make you become a celebrity in Nigeria. An example of an Instagram influencer that became a celebrity in Nigeria is Ifedioku.
Yes, this young lady just got popular on Instagram for the beautiful Instagram pics. You can also become an Instagram celebrity by sharing your beautiful or handsome pics.
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To become a celebrity in Nigeria you have to know how to use social media to your advantage. Social media is the fastest platform at which you can be a celebrity fast.
All you need is to be able to use the platform well and have a good data subscription to share your content or posts..
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