Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic, has been named number one on the list of top 10 Nigerian actresses of the decade.
The list was released last week by entertainment platform, Pulse Nigeria.
In a post on Instagram on Tuesday, the 44-year-old said she was honoured to be given the position among others.
“Thank you @pulsenigeria247. I don’t take this recognition for granted. Glad to be in the company of other great thespians I have admired through the years❤️,” she said.
This year marks Rita’s 21st year working in the Nollywood industry. She is acclaimed for her ability to thoroughly embody characters.
In this decade, she received numerous accolades, becoming the only actress to have won the AMVCA best actress award in both the drama and comedy categories for Mildred Okwo’s The Meeting and Izu Ojukwu’s 76.
Those who also made the list include Toyin Abraham (10), Omoni Oboli (9), Adesua Etomi-Wellington (8), Dakore Akande (7), and Ireti Doyle (6).
Others are Kate Henshaw (5), Nse Ikpe Etim (4), Sola Sobowale (3), and Funke Akindele-Bello (2).