Although they are many African entertainers who are living glamorous lifestyles within Africa and beyond, to an extent their flashy lifestyles have remained private for years, from Asamoah Gyan’s La Basilica de Baby Jet to Linda Ikeji’s 2.1million dollar mansion.
Today we are going to check out some of the African celebrities, who own expensive mansions, let’s take a closer look at what luxury means in Africa.
In no particular order, here are the top ten luxurious, biggest, and most expensive African celebrity houses.
Bonang Matheba (South Africa)
Bonang Matheba is a television queen and local radio presenter in South Africa who has won the public interest for living a lavish lifestyle. She is a talented media personality and businesswoman known for rocking life to its finest tunes, recently Bonang conveyed her lovely home which sits on a serene waterfall country Estate in Midrand, Gauteng Province, South Africa.
The house which covers about 400M2 features a swimming pool, a garden, entertainment area, a white-black themed patio, three bedrooms, a fully functioning modern kitchen, and two sitting areas. Bonang spent a fortune to construct and furnish her piece of heaven as the mansion is estimated to worth of a house is R14 million.
Asamoah Gyan (Ghana)
The former Ghanaian international has many houses but the one that tops them all is his $3 million house in Accra. Gyan a former captain of the Ghanaian national team, he is indeed one of the many success stories in national football teams not only in Africa but also in the world, his success on the pitch has translated into millions of dollars in the bank and notable property acquisitions.
His most talked-about asset is his multi-million dollar house which he named “La basílica de baby Jet”, located at the McCathy hills in Accra, the location boast of great views of Accra as well as the ocean and features including high-quality security systems, bulletproof doors, a cinema that can accommodate up to 50 people, extra-large swimming pool and two baths. The house has several rooms and bathrooms and is worth a whopping three million dollars.
2Face Idibia (Nigeria)
Innocent Idibia popularly known as 2Face or 2Baba is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and activist. 2face estimated net worth is fifteen billion naira he is one of the most decorated and successful afro-pop artists in Africa and is also one of the most bankable performing music artists in Africa.
The multi-millionaire singer is the owner of a massive Duplex worth over 1.1 million dollars, the house comes with all the luxuries one can think of, it has several bedrooms and a bathroom, a private room, a modern kitchen with expensive fittings. One thing that stands out in this house is the quality taste in furniture made out of expensive leather material from Persian rugs to extravagant chandeliers.
Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)
Cassper Nyovest is a South African rapper, songwriter and entrepreneur his estimated net worth is R11 million, his new mansion was worth featuring on Top Billing in South Africa. Cassper Nyovest’s house cost him R10 million, he bought the luxury home in 2017.
The mansion is one of the most expensive African celebrity Houses, it has a home studio, lounge, and four garages, it is located in Kyalami a prime area in the city of Johannesburg, the mansion also features a large garden and a pool in his backyard.
Everything in the house is grand from the living rooms to the dining room. A white status as at the edge of the terrace gifts the garden a fancy look asserting the prowess of the house.
Cassper’s house also has a four-car garage, which is ideal for his car collection which includes two Bentley’s worth a whopping R3.7 million each, he also owned a Mercedes Benz mostly used by his entourage among other cars.
Timaya’s #500 million house in Nigeria. Inetimi Alfred Odon known popularly by his stage name Timaya is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. He is the founder of DM records, his estimated net worth is $5.5 million.
Timaya’s new house is priced at #500 million naira, with numerous bedrooms and other rooms, it has been elaborately designed with expensive finishing inside. The Furniture and all the other accessories in the house makes it look like a mansion that would suit a king, in addition to the super expensive mansion, the star has also teased his fans by showing them his dressing room where he has more than hundred pair of shoes and more than 350 outfits these are worth money goes. This luxurious house is worth a place in our Top 10 luxurious and most expensive African celebrity Houses
Davido whose real names are David Adedeji Adeleke is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and record producer born in Atlanta Georgia, and raised in Lagos. Davido has several houses in Nigeria and his estimated net worth is 16 million dollars.
Davido recently acquired a #1.5ollar mansion in Banana Island, Lagos state.
The house has a private unit, one fully equipped gym, a Jacuzzi and a swimming pool. The mansion has a white-blacked themed interior.
Davido loves to flaunt his assets and always make sure it’s something that costs millions.
Emmanuel Adebayor (Togo)
Emmanuel Adebayo is the Togolese professional footballer, who plays as a striker for Paraguayan club Olympia sport. Adebayor who is of Nigerian descent is worth 45 million dollars and has several huge mansions in Togo and Ghana. The most expensive of all is his house in Accra Ghana it is said to have cost him a whopping five million dollars.
The house is nothing short of a palace from its splash interior to spiral stairs, the decoration of the house is somewhat traditional yet trendy. It has more than three bedrooms and a grand living area, there is also a garage that houses some of Adebayor’s fleet of luxury cars. Adebayor’s mansion makes it in our list of Top 10 luxurious and most expensive African celebrity Houses.
Don Jazzy (Nigeria)
Don Jazzy’s #160 million house in Banana Island is one the most expensive African celebrity Houses. Don Jazzy whose real names are Michael Collins Ajereh is a Nigerian record producer. According to Forbes, his estimated net worth is 17 billion naira.
Jazzy’s house in Banana Island is just one of the numerous proofs of his wealth, only the top Nigerian artists, musicians, bloggers, and other celebrities have a house on the island and Don Jazzy is one of these people. With his millions, he can afford to have a house of his type In the Paradise place.
His mansion there is said to be worth 160 million naira, it’s hard to say how big it is or how many bedrooms it has but still, it’s obvious that the house is huge and there is everything a successful young man can desire, however, the banana island house is not the only house that the famous musician possesses another house that is in his ownership is at Lekki.
The now-defunct music group which composed of Peter Okoye now Mr. P and Paul Okoye now Rudeboy was one of African famous duo.
P-square’s 4.1 million dollar mansion in Banana Island is one of most expensive African celebrity Houses, it’s opulence is at its peak, they are the most famous music duo in Africa and just like their fellow American rappers they live in style. The house is a depiction of luxury, it is pretty big and has all the facilities they need such as a swimming pool, gym, garage, staff rooms, private cinema, huge fully functional kitchen and bedrooms to accommodate all of them, these two stars are so rich that they also own houses in the US.
Linda Ifeoma Ikeji (Nigeria)
Linda Ifeoma Ikeji is a Nigerian blogger, writer, entrepreneur, and a former model. Linda is the Founder and CEO of Lindaikejisblog. She is worth a whopping 5.5 million dollar.
Her mansion in Banana Island worth #850 million makes it at the number one spot on our Top 10 luxurious and most expensive African celebrity Houses. The three-story house has six bedrooms, two living rooms, and a cinema room, a huge dressing room, a gym, a private cinema, two extra living rooms, a swimming pool with a waterfall, and the most luxurious interior. Linda Ikeji’s luxurious home is everything you would expect and more, she is the role model and proof that hard work pays.