See 20 Nigerian celebrities and their childhood photos

These celebrities were once children. Check out their childhood photos.

We celebrate Children's Day with these throwback photos

See these 20 Nigerian celebrities and their baby photos.



Davido’s childhood photo

Now the biggest name in Nigerian music, Davido was born in Atlanta, Georgia and was also partly raised in Lagos.


Tiwa Savage’s childhood photo

Before she started selling records with her fantastic voice, Savage was born in Lagos and grew up in London.


PSquare’s childhood photo

They might be solo acts nowadays, but Paul and Peter were inseparable twins while growing up in Jos.

Genevieve Nnaji’s childhood photo

Born and raised in Mbaise, Imo State, the Nollywood icon conquered the world to become one of the most famous Nigerians.


Simi’s childhood photos

Surulere born, Simi is now one of the leading Nigerian music acts.

2baba’s childhood photo

Popularly known as 2face, the legendary music star was born in Jos and spent parts of his growing years in Makurdi, Benue State.


Funke Akindele (Instagram)

Akindele has been in the limelight since she was a teen. She was born in Ikorodu, Lagos and broke out as a teenage actor in a teen sitcom.


Yemi Alade and his dad (Instagram)

Yemi has made her name as one of the best performers in Nigerian music. Born in Abia State, she also grew up in Lagos.

Teni The Entertainer

Teni has, in recent years, become one of the most famous voices in Nigeria. Before becoming a top-rated artist, she had been on our screen from when she was a kid.

Teni acted in the popular kid show, KKB Show, many years ago.


Burna Boy’s childhood photo

Burna is the man right now and just recently won a Grammy Award. He was born in Port Harcourt.


Laycon’s childhood photo

Gain popularity from the big Big Brother Naija platform. He was born and raised in Lagos.

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu’s childhood photo

Fashion icon, TV host, lawyer; Ebuka is the complete package. He was born and raised in Benin City.

Erica Nlewedim’s childhood photo

Erica is one of the famous names from the 2020 Big Brother Naija show. She was born in Abia State.


Adekunle Gold’s childhood photo

It was gradual, but Gold has finally gotten himself to the top of the Nigerian music scene. He was born and raised in Lagos.