Nov 29, 2022

Mawazo Writing Africa

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Grass To Stardom: Talented Nigerian Youth With 20 Siblings Rises To Fame –

The claim that Nigerians are a people of a mixture of industriousness and talent, and will not fail to do so even in the worst of circumstances and environments, is undeniable by any measure.


This is the case of Igere Joshua Glory, aka Citiboi! who came from a polygamous family and has 20 siblings.

Born in 1997 to Nigerian parents, Citiboi! who happens to be the last born in the family, hails from Bayelsa State.

Punch reports that Citiboi received his primary education at State School 1, Okodi, Ogbia and went on to to attend Pacesetter’s College in Wuye, Abuja.

After completing his secondary education, the young man was admitted to Niger Delta University and graduated in 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in English and Literature from.

Coming from a middle-class Nigerian family, Citiboi was raised in the Christian faith and developed a deep love for music as a teenager.

At an early age he was inspired to pursue singing as a career after hearing Nigerian Afrobeat stars such as 2baba, P-Square, D’banj, Wizkid, Davido and Olamide.

The aspiring singer officially started making and releasing music in 2017 released his first official single “Real Life” three years later (May 2020) when he also won Rookie of the Year at the Galaxy Music Awards.

In 2021 he recorded his first EP “State Of Mind”.

Citiboi recently released a single entitled “More Life”, which, according to him, was made to celebrate his achievements.< /p>

Don Jazzy and 3 other Nigerian artists expressed interest in marrying Barbadian star, Rihanna

Meanwhile, popular singer and fashionista Rihanna was in the News A few days ago, after media reports surfaced that her relationship with American rapper Asap Rocky had crashed, he claimed he cheated on her even though they were expecting a child together.

However, the recent report has proven that the previous split was a lie as the two celebrities were seen together n were enjoying life in Barbados.

The news of A$AP Rocky and Rihanna had a mixed reaction in the Nigerian media. While some concerned fans were not pleased, others praised leading Nigerian producer Don Jazzy, who has a crush on the Barbados singer for being the brains behind their fallout.