It is undeniably difficult for dark-skinned female celebrities to survive in the entertainment world. This is because those with fair skin are preferred in the sector. As a result, many people have opted to bleach their skin, believing that light-skinned women are the only ones who matter in the entertainment world.
Many Nigerian celebrities have fallen prey to these practices, and others have succumbed to the pressure to change their skin tone. Despite commercial pressure, few female celebrities have retained their dark skin colour.
In this post, we’ll be looking at six Nigerian celebrities that have kept their dark skin;
1. Idibia, Annie
Annie Idibia is a model, actress, and the wife of renowned singer 2baba Idibia. She has been in numerous blockbuster films since beginning her acting career, including Sweet Lovers, Open Scar, Morning After Dark, and others. She is one of the few Nigerian celebrities who has kept her dark skin.
2. Calista Okoronkwo
Calista Okoronkwo is a stunning and brilliant actress who knows just how to play cinematic parts. The stunning dark-skinned actress has appeared in films such as College Girls, Barrister Anita, Celebrity Marriage, Cardinal Scores, and others. She is one of the few Nigerian celebrities who has kept her naturally black skin for decades.
3. Esther Audu
Esther Audu is a stunning and gifted Nigerian actress. She is well-known for her roles in the films Dinner, Mystified, and Order Of The Ring, among others. Esther Audu is a woman who is quite proud of her dark skin colour and has been able to keep it for a long time.
4. Nnaji, Genevieve
Genevieve Nnaji is a stunning actress who began her profession at an early age. Since then, she has appeared in blockbuster films such as Mirror Boy, Tango With Me, Half of a Yellow Sun, Road to Yesterday, and others. Genevieve is one of the Nigerian celebs that is proud of and has kept her dark skin tone.
5. Tolu Bally
Tolu Bally is a fashion designer from Nigeria. In November 2016, the lovely lady began her work as a fashion designer. Since then, she has collaborated with well-known Nigerian celebrities such as Funke Akindele, Ini Edo, Toke Makinwa, Linda Osifo, Toyin Abraham, and others. She is one of the Nigerian celebs that is proud of her dark skin tone.
6. Beverly Osu
Beverly Osu is a Nigerian model, actress, and video vixen. She has appeared in numerous films, including Oluture, Nneka The Pretty Serpent, Chief Daddy, Your Excellency, Zena, and others. Beverly Osu is a woman who is quite proud of her dark skin colour and has been able to keep it for a long time.