Rihanna, the popular American singer and brand ambassador, has disclosed that she is descended from an Igbo woman.
The Barbadian singer, actress, and fashion designer was just declared a billionaire, making her one of the world’s wealthiest female singers.
The actress’s net worth is reported to be $1.7 billion, with her beauty products company bringing her almost $1.4 billion.
Rihanna’s additional wealth comes from her lingerie line, which is worth $270 million, not to mention her branded earrings.
In a recent interview, the millionaire star declared that her mother revealed her true origins to her, stating that she is essentially an Igbo woman.
“My mother told me that I am an Igbo woman, Igbo is an African tribe,” she said.