There are a lot of extremely rich people in Nigeria. Most of them are businessmen or celebrities. But this person is a sportsman. How did he manage to get into the list of the richest Nigerians? What is Mikel Obi’s net worth?
In 2017, Mikel Obi was called one of the richest Nigerian footballers. His net worth was more than $25 million. His annual salary is about $6 million. What is Mikel Obi’s weekly salary? He hasn’t told yet, but, we suppose, it is possible to count it. The rumors say it is about $110, 000.
John Michael Nchekwube Obinna is mostly known as John Mikel Obi, sometimes John Obi Mikel or, maybe, Mikel John Obi. He is a successful Nigerian footballer who plays for famous English club Chelsea as a midfielder.
He also plays for the Nigerian national team. John Obi Mikel not only makes a lot of cash playing football but also from his endorsements like Pepsi and Samsung.
None can break into his bank accounts. So Mikel Obi’s salary and net worth were figured out using a number of different sources, interviews, and websites. However, there are still a few factors that can affect a celeb’s net worth, for example investment gains or even losses, taxes, management fees, marriage, divorce and so on. Therefore, it is possible that his net worth or, for example, the salary statistics might not be 100% accurate.
Working at Chelsea for years, Mikel has managed to earn a lot of money. It let him buy a huge mansion in London. Mikel Obi’s house and car are really impressive… and expensive. He mostly lives there working for the club, but Mikel Obi also has real estate in some Nigerian regions, as Jos, Abuja, and Lagos.
Mikel Obi’s house in Lekki and Mikel Obi house in Jos have already become top news on the web. However, there are no proved pictures yet.
He also has extremely expensive cars such as, for example, Bentley Continental GT (it costs about N35m), expensive Mercedes G Wagon, luxurious Range Rover Sport, and Black Mercedes G 500. A dream ‘package’ of every man!