15 Nigerian Celebrities With Beards

15 Nigerian Celebrities With Beards 

So I am back again to another list post with this one titled Nigerian Celebrities With Beards And maybe some biography details added into the mix, that would be added to our Nigerian Celebrity Stories segment.

Of course the mentions of ‘beards‘ should be enough signal that the post would be talking about another aspect of Nigerian male celebrities aesthetics.

This time being all about the male folks. Most people don’t know that beards is men’s own makeup.

The only difference is that that of women is mostly artificial apart from her hairs on her head .

A lot of male folks out there would look very very different without their beards.

In fact some would even look less attractive.

Today we want us to look at those Nigerian celebrities with beards in the industry.

For aesthetics purposes!.

Shall we?

15 Nigerian Celebrities With Beards

1. Falz.

Nigerian Celebrities With Beards

Folarin Falana (born October 27, 1990 in Lagos State), better known by his stage name Falz is a Nigerian rapper , actor, and songwriter.

He began his career while in secondary school after forming a group called “The School Boys” with his friend before his professional career as a music artist began in 2009.

Falz shot into limelight after his song titled “Marry Me” (featuring vocals from Poe and Yemi Alade) won him a nomination in the “Best Collaboration of The Year” category at the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. He was also nominated in the “Best Rap Act of The Year” and “Best New Act to Watch” categories at the same event

Just some few months ago he won Best Supporting Actor at the recent concluded 2018 #AMVCA in the movie “New Money“.

An award he had earlier won him 2016 for Best Actor In A Comedy for his role as Segun in Funke Akindele’s TV series “Jenifa.”


2. Ramsey Nouah

Nigerian Celebrities With Beards

Ramsey Nouah (born Ramsey Tokunbo Nouah Jr. ; 19 December 1970).

He is a Nigerian actor who won the Africa Movie Academy Award for
Best Actor in a Leading Role in 2010.

He was born in Edo State to an Israeli father and a Yoruba mother who hails from Owo, Ondo State. He grew up in Surulere ,Lagos, where he attended Atara Primary School and Community Grammar School. He obtained a diploma in mass communications at the University of Lagos , after which he pursued a career in acting.

His movie career started when he featured in the Nigerian TV soap opera Fortunes.

Nouah is married to Emelia Philips-Nouah. The couple have two sons and a daughter, named as Quincy, Camil Nouah and Desiree Nouah.

3. Jim Iyke

Nigerian Celebrities With Beards

James Ikechukwu Esomugha , popularly known as Jim Iyke , is a Nigerian actor.

He was born 25 September 1976 in Libreville, Gabon.

But he is originally an Igbo man from ogwugwu village in Enugu Agidi town of Anambra State.

Jim Iyke studied at the University of Jos , Plateau State where he got a diploma in Banking and Finance and then a B.Sc. in Philosophy.

Do you know that he holds a black belt in taekwondo.

And he is currently more about his business, the Oga Work franchise .

It is a virtual application that provides users with the opportunity to locate artisans who can render any kind of service within their locality anywhere in the country.

5. Alex Ekubo.

Nigerian Celebrities With Beards

Alexx Ekubo (born Alex Ekubo-Okwaraeke ; 10 April 1986) is a Nigerian actor and model . He was first runner up at the 2010 Mr Nigeria contest.

Ekubo is a native of Arochukwu, Abia State. He attended the Federal Government College Daura, Katsina State. He studied Law at the
University of Calabar and later got a diploma in Mass Communication from Calabar Polytechnic.

Ekubo’s film debut was a minor role in Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen’s Sinners in the House (2005); his first major role was in Ladies Men several years later.

He is one of the biggest in the industry at the moment and together with Ik Ogbonna and AY’s brother belong to what they like to call Chop Gang Crew.

6. Timaya.

Nigerian Celebrities With Beards

Enitimi Alfred Odom (born 15 August 1980 in Port Harcourt ), is better known by his stage name Timaya , and he is a Nigerian singer and songwriter.

To date, his work has earned him four Headies Awards, and one Nigeria Music Award.

He was the youngest of fifteen children born to a banker father and a mother that was a trader.

At one point as a beginner he was a backup vocalist for Eedris Abdulkareem’s hiphop group, where he would remain for the next three years.

In 2011, Timaya was appointed a Peace Ambassador by the Interreligious and International Federation for World Peace (IIFWP). Dr. Hak Ja Haan Moon, co-founder of the IIFWP, stated that he is “one of those individuals whose lives exemplify the ideal of living for the sake of others, and who dedicate themselves to practices which promote the founding ideals of the IIFWP.”

7. Frederick Leonard.

Nigerian Celebrities With Beards

8. Basket Mouth

Nigerian Celebrities With Beards

9. 2face Idibia


Only some among the 15 Nigerian Celebrities With Beards on this list will be getting their details added up, so as not to bore you with too much to read .

Already it is on the high side.


10. Phyno

11. Mr. P

12. Adekunle Gold.

13. Richard Mofe Damijo

Richard Mofe-Damijo (popularly known as
RMD, born in Aladja , Delta , Nigeria on 6 July 1961) is a Nigerian actor and former Commissioner for Culture and Tourism in Delta State.

He studied Theatre Arts at the University of Benin.

After graduating from the university, Mofe-Damijo took part in a television soap opera in the late 80’s called Ripples . Before then, he had a stint with Concord Newspapers and
Metro Magazine as a reporter. Out of Bounds was the first film for which he received a writer/producer credit.

14. Yaw.

15. Davido.

David Adedeji Adeleke (born November 21, 1992), better known by his stage name Davido, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer.

He was born in Atlanta, Georgia , U.S.

In July 2016, Davido signed a record deal with Sony’s RCA Records.

Davido started his own label, Davido Music Worldwide (DMW), few months after signing with Sony.

His father is a Nigerian business magnate and his late mother was a university lecturer.

Currently his love for Chioma is his major focus.

I wonder if it leads to marriage.


I consider posts like this to be Nigerian Celebrity Stories because ultimately they are stories about them with just a matter of difference of perspectives to other posts.

Most just might be wondering why the need for a 15 Nigerian Celebrities With Beards article.

Aesthetical purpose should be the amswer.

Hope you enjoyed it?