This funny girl is Nigeria’s Queen of YouTube and the biggest social media star of 2016. Her mature acting and deadpan delivery captivated our hearts.Her big break came when her video ‘this is not my real face’ video went viral. Nigerians couldn’t stop laughing for weeks. This video set her off and her videos on YouTube have insane views. She has transcended being a social media star into a bonafide star.
2. Olajumoke Orisaguna
Mayorkun got his big break this year after posting a video of himself singing to Davido’s hit song ‘Aye’. The DMW CEO noticed Mayorkun, and he got signed. Mayorkun has gone ahead to release two hit singles, and several features since his signing this year.
Still a teenager, the quite animated Maraji (Gloria Oloruntobi) is one of the biggest names on Instagram these days. The 19-year-old is the queen of lip syncing on Instagram. From dancing to songs and lip syncing comedy skits, Maraji is the queen of perfect timing.