Her blog provides news, beauty tips, and celebrity gossip to her readers.
She started blogging when she was 17 years old with no background in journalism or writing experience.
Today, she has over 3 million followers on Facebook where she posts almost daily.
With so many people following her work, Linda has been able to make a living for herself by running the blog as well as taking advertisements from various companies.
She has been able to launch her own beauty line as well as a clothing line via print on demand.
She was also named one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People in 2014 and awarded an honorary doctorate from Babcock University.
nla.gov.auLinda continues to work hard to provide her readers with the latest posts and information on entertainment news.
She has been in the spotlight for her success and achievements as an entrepreneur while being one of Nigeria’s most successful bloggers to date.
Her blog began when she had just finished school with no further ideas about what career path to take until she discovered blogging.
Linda Ifeoma Ikeji is a Nigerian blogger, model and entrepreneur. She is popular for her blog Lindaikejiblog. Linda Ikeji was born on 19 September 1980 in Nkwerre, Imo, Nigeria.
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Linda Ifeoma Ikeji
19 September 1980
40 Years (2020)
Nkwerre, Imo State
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Linda Ikeji obtained her SSCE certificate at the age of 17 before proceeding to study English language at the University of Lagos. She graduated with a BA in English Language in 2004.
In 2018, she obtained an Honorary Doctorate Degree from Trinity International University in Georgia for her outstanding job in Business and Media in Africa.
Career and blog
Linda Ikeji started writing at the age of 10. While in the university, she worked as a model and waitress to assist her parents in paying bills.
However, in 2007, Linda Ikeji started blogging as a hobby. She was one of the pioneer bloggers in Nigeria at a time when the internet is not popular in Nigeria.
She hosted her blog with blogger sub domain lindaikeji.blogspot.com. Linda Ikeji subsequently acquired the domain www.lindaikejisblog.com.
As one of pioneer and successful bloggers in Nigeria, Linda Ikeji is most often looked upto by most aspiring bloggers.
In 2012, Linda Ikeji, alongside Chibundu Onuzo was featured in Forbes Africa’s 20 Most Prominent Women.
Her blog is one of the most visited blogs in Nigeria.
In 2016, Linda Ikeji launched her online TV network LindaIkejis TV. The TV network airs talk shows, reality shows, TV series to Movies as well as Radio broadcasting.
In November 2016, Linda Ikeji launched Linda Ikeji music, a music streaming platform. However , it went dormant months later.
She subsequently launched her own social media platform “LindaIkeji Social”.
Linda Ikeji has made controversial posts on her blogs about politicians like Doyin Okupe as well as other Nigerian celebrities.
On October 8th 2014, Linda Ikeji’s blog was shut down temporarily for violating googles terms and policy but was restored two days later.
Linda Ikeji has a son with Nigerian billionaire businessman Sholaye Jeremi. Her son Jayce was born in 2018.