Robyn Rihanna Fenty, popularly known as ‘Rihanna’, was born in Saint Michael, Barbados, but is now an African.
She revealed her origins in an interview in a Video as reported by Republican News and the Daily Times.
She said her mother informed her that she was an Igbo from Iyamura.
According to her, “My mother told me that I am an Igbo. Igbo people from Africa.
The HAUSA DAILY TIMES reported last week that the singer was building a state-of-the-art hospital in Malawi, where Rihanna was seen assisting the laboratories in the construction of the hospital with land and water.
Rihanna, 33, is one of the most popular singers in the United States.
Rihanna has been named the richest female singer in the world with an estimated net worth of $ 1.7billion.
Aside from music, Rihanna is also a fashion designer.