When it comes to naming or recognizing fair Yoruba Actresses, Mercy Aigbe is definitely among the Top 5 actresses with such beautiful skin complexion.
Moreover, when you are also looking for the richest Yoruba actresses in Nigeria, she is without a doubt among the top 20 richest Yoruba actresses in 2021.
Mercy Aigbe has been in the Nollywood (Yoruba Movie industry), over the last 10 years, with a countless amount of movies to her name, one might wonder how much is Mercy worth in 2021?
The answer to that question would be revealed shortly, as we take you on a journey into her net worth, Biography, Personal life, Relationships, marriage, and movies.
Mercy Aigbe, formerly Mercy Aigbe Gentry was born on January 1, 1978, to Mr. and Mrs. Aigbe in Lagos, Nigeria. She is from Edo State, Benin City. She is also the second child among her 5 siblings.
Mercy attended the famous Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School Ikeja, Lagos, after graduating, she proceeded to Ibadan, Polytechnic, Oyo State where she graduated with OND in Financial studies.
A few years later, she returned to the University of Lagos and bagged a B.Sc in Theatre Arts.
Years after earning her first degree in Theatre Arts, from the Prestigious Univesity of Lagos, Mercy Aigbe joined the Nigerian Yoruba Movie industry in 2006, 10 years later she founded “Mercy Aigbe Gentry School of Drama” in 2016.
She has acted in over 200 Yoruba Movies to date, below are some of the Popular Yoruba Movies she acted in.
Mercy Aigbe Movies
- Afefe Ife (2008)
- Okanjua (2008)
- Atunida Leyi (2009)
- Igberaga (2009)
- Ihamo (2009)
- Ìpèsè (2009)
- Iró funfun (2009)
- Mafisere (2009)
- Oju ife (2009)
- Omoge Osas (2012)
- Ile Oko Mii (2014)
- Victims (2015)
- The Screenplay (2017)
- Little Drops of Happy (2017)
- 200 Million (2018)
- Second Acts (2018)
Mercy Aigbe Awards And Recognition
Mercy Aigbe in the cause of her acting career has won several awards which includes:
- Best Actress in Yoruba at the City People Entertainment Awards
- Best Actress in Indigenous Language (Yoruba) at the Africa Movie Academy Awards
- Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Yoruba) at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards
- Best Actress in an Indigenous Movie (non-English speaking language) at the Best of Nollywood Awards
- Yoruba Movie Personality of the Year at the City People Entertainment Awards
- Fashion Entrepreneur of the Year at the Links and Glitz World Awards.
Mercy Aigbe Fashion and Clothing Business
Apart from just being a popular Yoruba actress, she is also a businesswoman and entrepreneur, in November 2014 she launched her cloth line business called Mag Divas Boutique, years later she also launched her skincare products, all these are assets running into millions of naira which also contribute largely to her net worth.
Mercy’s personal life has been more public than private as such, news about her relationship, marriage, career, and success has been under public scrutiny over the years.
How old is mercy Aigbe?
The Yoruba actress was born on the 1st of January 1978 is currently 43-years-old.
How old is mercy Aigbe daughter?
Michelle Gentry is currently 20-years-old and would be turning 21 years old in July 2022, she is currently studying Aeronautics Engineering at the University of Manitoba, Canada.
She was formerly married to her now ex-husband, Lanre Gentry a Nigerian hotelier, both couples were blessed with two children (Juwon Gentry and Michelle Aigbe).
The marriage hit a dead-end in 2017 after Mercy accused her husband of physical, verbal, and emotional abuse with photos of her bruised face as proof.
She is currently a single mum, although there were rumors in 2018 that she was dating former Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode who was alleged to have bought Mercy her new house.
Mercy Aigbe Children
The 43-years-old single mum is blessed with two beautiful children Juwon Gentry (10-years-old) and Michelle Gentry (19-years-old) from her former marriage to Lanre Gentry.
Mercy Aigbe House and Cars
The Yoruba actress and single mum of 2 children, in June 2018, took to her Instagram page to announce that she is now a proud landlady, as she acquired a new house worth 200 million in a choice area of Lagos.
The popular rich actress is known for her exotic lifestyle and that exotic life comes with exotic cars. below are some of the cars owned by the successful Yoruba actress.
- Range Rover HSE Worth ₦30 Million
- Mercedes Benz GLA 250 worth ₦26 Million
- Toyota Land Cruiser Prado worth ₦35 Million
- Acura MDX SUV
Mercy Aigbe Instagram
Mercy is one of the most followed Nigerian celebrities on social media with over 9.8 million followers on Instagram.
Mercy Aigbe Net Worth 2021
Popular Yoruba Actress, Mercy Aigbe net worth in 2021 is estimated at $750,000 dollars (N382,500,000), making her one of the top 10 richest Yoruba actresses in Nigeria. Mercy’s major source of wealth comes from her numerous Yoruba Movies, Multimillion naira Endorsement deals, and various Businesses.