Top 15 Hottest Male Celebrities in Nigeria


These hottest male celebrities have got it all; the abs, the smile, charisma, successful careers and incredibly charming looks that can make a lady swallow spit, drool and get sent into a state of confusion, in a good way.

The fact remains that most male celebrities in Nigeria have got it all. They ooze class and style when the public spotlight flash their way, particularly on social media platforms where they keep their teeming fans, especially the females buzzing when they upload pictures and videos.

One thing that comes to mind when we think about these male celebrities is how they carry themselves, the picture-perfect poses for the gram and the story behind their successful careers is how they have been able to mix elegance with business.

From relevance, amazing looks that cannot be ignored to hunky abs that would have you licking the screen, below are the hottest male celebrities of 2020:

Top 10 Hottest Male Celebrities in Nigeria

1. Mike Edwards

Mike Edwards

Definitely the perfect gentleman. Think of an all-round man, think Mike Edwards. He graced our screen as one of the BBNaija ‘pepper dem’ housemates and has ever since, stolen many hearts with his killer heights and abs to die for.

He went further to become every ladies dream husband as he became the first married man to stay faithful to his partner on the reality show and even swayed many celebrities his way.

Mike is more than just a cute face on the screen, he’s also an intellectual, who has proven his worth over the years. He’s the first black man to own a cigar company in the United Kingdom and he featured on Essence Magazine. Amongst all these achievements, we can’t ignore the fact he’s an Olympic gold medallist.

Mike Edwards is our hottest male celebrity here! Mike is married to Perri-Shakes Drayton, who is also a professional athlete.

2. Ayoola Ayolola

Ayoola Ayolola

Ayoola Ayolola embodies the TDH (tall, dark and handsome) most ladies crave. The Nollywood actor warmed his way to our heart during his appearance on web series of SGIT where he played the character of Olumide.

He also featured in other series and movies as a perfect gentleman and boyfriend goals. His sexy eyes, abs, and voice can take you to the heavens and back. Ayoola is that perfect eye candy and we believe he deserves this spot.

3. Peter Okoye (Mr P)

Mr P

Peter Okoye of the defunct P-Square group undoubtedly makes this list as one of Nigeria’s hottest male celebrities. Dubbed ‘African Usher Raymond’, Peter has remained fit by paying attention to his fitness and looks.

More interesting is the fact that Mr P looks younger with each passing day when it ought to be the other way around. Despite being married and with two kids, Peter still oozes great appeal that makes his female fans drool over his body and his smile which is often accompanied by his dimples.

4. Tobi Bakre

Tobi Bakre

Hunky Tobi has proven he is not just a talent but he’s also an amazing figure to look at. The fitness enthusiast has the perfect figure that makes him one of the hottest male celebrities.

His career and endorsement have earned him an ever-increasing relevance in the entertainment industry. With several daring photoshoots and stylish outfits, Tobi Bakre is such an eye candy.

5. Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD)


The outstanding actor’s photos on social media scream sugar daddy goals. Do you know the 58-year-old RMD is not just an actor? The handsome man is also a fashion enthusiast.

In 2019, he has starred in several blockbuster movies that keeps him at the top of his career. His photos on Instagram prove that RMD age backward.

6. Timini Egbuson

Timini Egbuson

For those who don’t know who this charming dude is, Timini is the younger brother of Nollywood veteran actress, Dakore Akande (nee Egbuson). The actor who also doubles as a voiceover artist and influencer makes our list. His handsome face and well-structured figure cannot be ignored.

With Timini’s role in blockbuster movies like Elevator Baby, SGIT, MTV Shuga Naija, he had an amazing year. Coupled with his handsome look, his fashion sense is top-notch.

7. Ramsey Nouah

Ramsey Noauh

The 49-year-old actor remains handsome as the years go by. He made his directorial debut with the top Nollywood movie, ‘Living In Bondage: Breaking Free’. Known for his works of art over the years, Ramsey has earned a spot on our hottest male celebrities of the year.

Ramsey Nouah gets our attention every time with his amazing look. He’s happily married with kids.

8. Bolanle Ninalowo

Bolanle Ninalowo

Apart from his successful acting career, Ninalowo has an eye-catching physique. His love for fitness is evident in his body shape and structure. Ninalowo’s fashion sense is relative to muscular men and also looks dapper in suits.

9. Ebuka Obi-Uchendu

Ebuka Uchendu

Renowned TV host, Ebuka is nothing short of hot as he had an amazing year. From signing endorsement deals to hosting the biggest reality TV show in Nigeria, Ebuka served us career goals.

The father of two does not hesitate to dish out the best of outfits with his muscular and sexy body. His handsome look, successful career and fashion sense earned him a spot on our list.

10. Alexx Ekubo

Alexx Ekubo

A member of the ‘Chop Life Gang’ and one of the funniest actors in Nigeria, Alexx, beyond being a life lover is one dude who prides in his looks and fun personality. Not forgetting that he is attractive…

Alexx is the kind of guy you should never leave your lady with, before he whisks her away with his charming personality. And for a character who plays the pretty boy roles almost every time, it isn’t hard to figure why or how Alexx makes the list.

11. Remi Kunle

Remi Kunle

Remi Kunle is the total package; an amazing actor, a good kisser (according to his acts in movies), a handsome, charming dude with a fine body build. Remi, an alumnus and 2011 winner of Gulder Ultimate Search, is undoubtedly a contender for the hottest male celebrities in Nigeria.

He’s been in movies such as Tiwa’s Baggage alongside another alumni and winner of a reality show, Bhayra McWizu, and Falling alongside the brilliant Adesua Etomi, in both movies, Remi has held his own against these women, selling us fantasies we can’t afford and with movies like Quagmire, he doesn’t look ready to end his sales.

12. IK Ogbonna

IK Ogbonna

Another member of the ‘Chop Life Gang’, Since he first featured on screens and had ladies asking “who that?” IK has kept the charm and ramped up the hotness, because if he does not give us, how will we collect? Papa Ace keeps it steamy but can take out the fun if you need it.

Who doesn’t love a versatile hunk?

13. Somto Akanaegbu

Somto Akanaegbu

Talk about dripping with finesse! Actor, model and OUD Majestic brand ambassador is clearly one of our Nigeria’s hottest male celebrities of the year! The Men’s Club actor is no doubt one male figure ladies purr at every time a picture or a video is dropped on his social media timeline.

More interestingly is the fact that Somto is a graduate of Babcock University. This dude is not just a hunk of muscle and frame but also a smart ass!

14. Fredrick Leonard

Fredrick LeonardFrederick Nnaemeka Leonard is a Nigerian actor who won the award for Best Supporting Actor in a movie at the Golden Icons Academy Movie Awards in 2014 and in 2016 won the City People Movie Award For Best Supporting Actor of the Year at the City People Entertainment Awards.

Beyond his steady climb since his emergence, Frederick has successfully turned the heads of ladies his way and still remains at it!

15. Enyinna Nwigwe

Enyinna Nwigwe

Enyinna Nwigwe makes the last of our hottest Nigerian celebrities. This fine gentleman was first noticed in Jeta Amata’s ‘Black November’ and has gone ahead to register his presence in various movies ever since, including ‘The Wedding Party’.

Enyinna might not have the height some of the other guys possess on this list but he is no pushover and that has not in any way prevented him from being one of our Nigeria’s hottest male celebrities of the year!

Let’s hear your thoughts below. If you think this list is incomplete or your hottest fave is missing, leave a comment below. Don’t also forget to share this!

You might also like
4 1 vote
Article Rating
Notify of
Most Voted
Newest Oldest
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x