If the number of Facebook Likes you have is an indication of how popular you are, then Nollywood actress Omotola Jolade Ekeinde is clearly the most popular and most well liked celebrity in Nigeria. As at the time of posting this article, she has well over 1 million Likes on Facebook.
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde launched her reality TV show – “Omotola: The Real Me” in December 2012 and from what we hear, the debut episode received the highest viewership on M-Net’s Africa Magic ever! Since then, the show has maintained strong ratings.
Omotola who has won over 80 awards and got married in a spectacular fashion on board a DASH 7 Aircraft flying from Lagos to Benin. Omotola who list Badminton as one of her sporting pastime and motivational speaking and estate development as one of her past time is the only Nigerian to achieve this Facebook landmark which in itself is a kind of stardom.
Compared with her Facebook Likes, her followers on Twitter is modest at 141,000 which is still a significant number given that Twitter is now that popular in Nigeria.
She is reported to be the only Nigerian celebrity with the highest online fan based in Nigeria.
The 34 years old actress, after four children, is still one of the sexiest celebrities in Nigeria.
She is an international star who is an Amnesty ambassador. She is one of the most sought after screen divas in Africa also with one of the highest pay per movie role.
Omosexy, as she is fondly called, is happily married to Captain Mathew Ekeinde, who is a respected pilot in the aviation industry in Nigeria.