Did you know?
- Linda Ikejiâ€˜s blog is a multi-million Naira business.
- She started off as a career model from about 1998-2006 but stopped because she felt she was too old for the business.
- Her first encounter of a blog was onÂ Bella NaijaÂ when an article about her was a feature; she quickly became a regular reader after that and fell in love with the interactive nature of the platform.
- She started her blog in 2006 but didnâ€™t start making money until 2010.
- Â Linda reveals how she makes 600,000 Naira (approximately $4,000) per banner ad per month on her blog, top header banner could be as high as a million ($7000) per ad
- A few controversial stories really got her a lot of media attention, with run-ins with the likes ofRichard Mofe-DamijoÂ (RMD) andÂ Toke Makinwa.
- Using her blog as a platform, she was able to get a girl,Â Blessing Effiong, who was in Kiri Kiri Prison for four years without trial for allegedly stealing a phone, out of prison.
- She doesnâ€™t have any staff and handles her blog solely by herself.
- Her blog is www.lindaikeji.blogspot.co.uk
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Linda was also Featured on BBC here :Nigerian blogger Linda Ikeji on gossip and news