As lucrative as the entertainment business is in Nigeria with the country boasting of impressive numbers of celebrities, many have attained the status and decided to seek greener pastures outside the shores of Nigeria.
Fans have seen some of their superstars from the music, comedy, and movies sector move on to settle down abroad without looking back.
While some of them continued their craft as entertainers, some have moved on to other businesses as they strive to make ends meet.
In this article Legit.ng takes a look at some of the superstars who have said their goodbyes to the country, some of them are still in the entertainment business while others have found new careers.
1 Tunde Ednut
Music star, turned Instagram blogger, Tunde Ednut comes to mind when one is talking about Nigerian celebrities that have relocated abroad.
Tunde has carved a niche for himself in the Instagram space and has quite an impressive number of followers who are his big fans.
2. Mr. Patrick
Mr. Patrick is a comedian that has a unique way of cracking his jokes, he moved to the United States to start one of the biggest barbecue fish businesses in the states.
Some fans said his fish business is more popular than his jokes, a couple of other Nigerian celebrities have visited his fish stands in the States.
Popular rapper, 2Shotz who made waves in the old skool era of Nigerian rap has switched careers when he relocated to the United States.
He is now a cinematographer and he is making waves in the states.
4 Gbenro Ajibade
Popular actor Gbenro Ajibade is another Nigerian celebrity that has left the shores of the country, he is also based in the United States.
Popular music producer, Samklef has also relocated to America but he is still in the music business, he produce for artistes in the US and share for fans on social media.
6 Eldee The Don
One of the pioneers of rap music in Nigeria, Eldee The Don moved to the United Kingdom with his family.
He has started real estate business in the UK.
Comedian Elenu has also moved to the United States but he is still very much into politics.
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