Black American female singer, Rihanna, has disclosed that she is originally an Igbo woman while speaking in a recent interview.
Forbes officially declared Rihanna a billionaire, and she is recognized as one of the wealthiest female musicians in the world.
Rihanna’s net worth is estimated at $1.7 billion while still receiving almost $1.4 billion from her beauty cosmetics.
Few among Rihanna’s fortune comes from her lingerie company Fenti, worth about $270 million.
“My mom told me that I am originally an Igbo woman. In a recent interview, Igbo is a tribe in Africa,” the singer said and has trended in for many hours.
Many Nigerians on social media, especially those from the Igbo tribe, are asking her to return to her roots, while others hailed her for coming out with the revelation.