The award-winning musician Tiwa Savage is praised by her followers on Instagram for overtaking Afrobeat musician Wizkid to rank as the second most followed Nigerian.

With 28.2 million followers, Grammy Award nominee Davido Adeleke is the most followed Nigerian celebrity.

Up until recently, Tiwa Savage, who currently has 17.9 million followers, dethroned Wizzy and moved him to third place. Wizzy had been in second place.


Although there isn’t much separating Tiwa and Wizkid, Tiwa fans are content that their favorite artist is in the lead with over 100,000 followers.

Netizens’ Responses

fizo_cash penned: “No be by followers my big wiz still get engagement pass the one with 28m followers sef .”

official__banana__ opined: “Person wey get highest instagram followers for Nigeria sef no get him achievement .”

jiggysliit_ alleged: “Tiwa don go buy followers ooooo, FC make we buy followers for Wizzy?.”

burnaboygram_07 said: “Tiwa dey copy that Frog voice wey dey buy followers.”

official_dej wrote: “She never still get endorsements reach BigWiz despite that . Stop playing !”