top 10 most expensive house in nigeria
Nigerian economy being one of the biggest and largest economy in Africa is no doubt homes to thousands of successful businesses men and women, musicians, career politicians, successful entrepreneurs etc.
It is a known fact that Most Nigerians loves luxury and will do anything within their reach to get the best, this is not limited to only building but also cars, expensive jewelry etc.
In this article we are going to be looking at the most expensive buildings that actually cost fortune to come up with, most of these buildings are owned by successful Nigerians who loved to show off their wealth and affluence.
1.Folorunsho Alakija’s Mansion
Folorunsho Alakija is one of the richest woman in Nigeria, she is into oil and gas, fashion and also has a large printing industry. Her net worth is over 1.1 billion dollars indeed Folorunsho Alakija is a successful woman who has continue to soar high.
This is no surprising that she owns one of the most expensive buildings in Nigeria valued at $700 million and was constructed by Julius Berger. This magnificent building is located in Ikoyi, Lagos, South West of Nigerian. It is rumored that this house was designed in such a way that bullets won’t penetrate it walls
2 Mike Adenuga’s House
We all know him as Mike Adenuga but his full name is Michael Adeniyi Agbolade Ishola Adenuga Jr.
He is the second richest man in Nigeria and recently his net worth was valued at 9.4 billion dollars most people are of the opinion that he might overtake Dangote very soon because his wealth and net worth keep increasing despite the recession facing the country. Mike’s magnificent mansion is located in Banana Island, Lagos. And it has been valued at over 8 billion naira.
3. Aliko Dangote’s Mansion
Dangote is the richest man in Africa and the richest in Nigeria as at today. He is the chairman of Dangote Group and has a net worth of 10.5 billion dollars.
Despite his wealth Dangote has not been known to love too much luxury. He lives a moderate live style and doesn’t show off like other’s do, so it is not surprising that his building that is located at Federal Capital Territory is valued at 5 billion Naira.
4.Orji Uzor Kalu’s 400-Room Mansion
Orji Uzor Kalu was a former Governor of Abia state, truth be told before he entered politics he was already a successful business man with interest in the aviation sector, oil and gas etc.
His building was named after his daughter Camp Neya built in 1998 and it is located in Igbere his home town. The building has about 400 rooms, conference hall, swimming pool, foothball pitch, church and a mosque, clinic and a police station
5. Paul and Peter Okoye (P-Square’s) Squareville
Have you seen P-Square’s Mansion? if you are his follower on Instagram you would have taken notice of the interior of his magnificent building. They love displaying everything in the building from the dining to the bedrooms and also the guest room.
This building was built when the 3 brothers started making waves in the music industry and is equipped with a swimming pool, underground basement, six living rooms, and ten master bedrooms.
located on Lola Holloway Street, Omole Estate in Lagos the house is valued at 1.5 billion, in 2017 they put that mansion on sale because the brothers are having misunderstanding between themselves
6. Senator Dino Melaye’s Mansion
Senator Dino Melaye’s loves to show off, he doesn’t care what people got to say all he does at his leisure is to show off all his expensive cars in his garage.
Some time in 2015 the Kogi senator bought out a whopping 1.3 billion Naira or (6.5 million US dollars) to buy this building.
This expensive building boasts of leafy trees, decadent chandeliers hanging from its high ceilings and ornate Roman-style columns.
If you want to pay a visit to his building at least to have a view and nothing more after all he is our senator representing us, the building is located at 11 Sangha Street, off Mississippi Street, in the Maitama
7.Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu
It is rumored that the strongman of Lagos politics own numerous choice properties in Lagos, we shouldn’t doubt this after all he has been a governor and also a senator. His boys are in total control of the whole of South west.
The 65 year old strongman lives at 26 Bourdillon Road, Ikoyi. His home is a N1 billion mansion.
8.Senator Lee Maeba
Is from Rivers State and also a senator of the federal republic of Nigeria. In 2008 the Rivers State senator built a magnificent building that was valued at 1 billion naira at that time. This building has about 6 rooms and also 50 bullet proof doors and also an Olympic size swimming pool.
It is once said that Senator Lee Maeba spend approximately 17 thousand pounds just to furnish the kitchen and all the chef are trained in oversea and are professional and are on a monthly bill of 150 thousand naira.
9. Linda Ikeji’s House
Linda Ikeji as at today remains the richest blogger in Africa, the mother of 1 won’t be left out from our list.
The two-storey luxury house was actually acquired in 2015 and cost 500 million naira as at that time of which she confirmed this at her Instagram page.
The magnificent building which is located in Banana Island has about three floors with six bedrooms en-suite, two living rooms, a media room and a cinema room among other things
10. E-Money’s Mansion
Nigeria’s oil magnate and businessman, E-Money name won’t be omitted from our list, his house is valued at 250 million naira and has been the talk of the town because of the way the house is designed which seems to give the impression that everything in the house is made of gold.
The house is adorned with well furnished living rooms, swimming pool, dining and living room. In fact E-Money’s Mansion is another wonder on earth.