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NIGERIA-POLITICS-ANNIVERSARY

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October 1 marks Nigerian Independence Day, and outside of listening to some Afrobeats and getting some Star beer to commemorate the occasion, we thought it would be fun to check out all of the familiar faces who you may not have realized were repping the country. From artists to YouTube personalities, actors and actresses, here are 14 famous folks who would agree that Naija no dey carry last on this day of independence.

Red Carpet Arrivals - Fashion For Relief London 2019

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Damson Idris

The Snowfall star is the son of Nigerian parents and was born in southeast London.

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