Bayelsa native, Enitimi Alfred Odom, popularly known as Timaya is No 8 on the Forbes list of the top 10 richest Nigerian musicians.
The Bayelsa Star is estimated to have a net worth of $13 million, which is approximately 5 billion Naira.
Timaya is the owner and CEO of the South South hip hop group, Dem Mama Records Label, home to the Dem Mama Soldiers.
Aside from owning a record label, Timaya also has sponsorship deals with top brands like Glo and Henessy.
The young and old can definitely learn from this Niger-Delta Star’s journey, as in 2011, Timaya was appointed a Peace Ambassador by the Interreligious and International Federation for World Peace (IIFWP).
Dr. Hak Ja Haan Moon, co-founder of the IIFWP, stated that Timaya is “one of those individuals whose lives exemplify the ideal of living for the sake of others, and who dedicate themselves to practices which promote the founding ideals of the IIFWP.”