Iyabo Ojo Full Biography And Networth In Naira

Who Is Iyabo Ojo?

Iyabo Ojo is a Nigerian actress, producer entrepreneur and the CEO of Fespris Limited.

Iyabo Ojo Full Biography And Networth In Naira

Iyabo Ojo Profile Summary

  • Name: Alice Iyabo Ogunro
  • Stage Name: Iyabo Ojo
  • Age: 47 years old
  • Date of Birth: December 21, 1977
  • Place of Birth: Lagos State
  • Origin: Abeokuta, Ogun State
  • State of Residence: Lagos State, Nigeria
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Tribe: Yoruba Tribe
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Occupation: Actress | Model | Movie Producer | Director
  • Phone Number: Not Available
  • Marital Status: Divorced
  • Husband: Mr. Ojo
  • Daughter: Priscilla Ajoke Ojo
  • Son: Festus Oladunjoye Ojo
  • Net Worth: $2 Million

Iyabo Ojo Biography

In Nigeria, Alice Iyabo Ojo is a well-known Nollywood actress, movie producer, director, and model.
On December 21, 1977, she was born into a family of three children to her lovely parents.

Education

The actress attended primary school in the state before enrolling at National College, Gbagbada, where she earned her WAEC/NECO certificate.
Iyabo Ojo continued her studies at Lagos State Polytechnic, where she earned a diploma in Estate Management.

Career

The actress, who began her acting career in secondary school, finally entered the industry in 1998.
Her first Nollywood film was “Satanic,” in which she co-starred with top industry actors.
Iyabo Ojo later began acting in Yoruba films in 2002, and her first Yoruba film, “Silence,” became a box office success in January 2015.
Since her debut in the industry, the talented actress has appeared in an uncountable number of films, earning her accolades, nominations, and fame in Nigeria.
Iyabo also owns a production company through which she has produced films such as Bolutife, Bofeboko, Ololufe, Esan, and Okunkun Biribiri.
In May 2011, Iyabo Ojo founded a non-governmental organization (NGO) called “Pinkies Foundation” to assist the less fortunate members of society.
She is currently blessed with two lovely children from her previous marriage, Felix Ojo and Priscilla Ajoke Ojo.

Personal Life

Iyabo stopped working after getting married to a Lagos-based clearing agent in 1999, when she was just 21 years old.
Felix Ojo and Priscilla Ajoke Ojo, her two children, were born in 1999 and 2001, respectively. She is now divorced from their father.
Due to her early marriage, her first marriage ended in divorce. She has stated her desire. To stop using her ex-surname, husband’s Ojo.

Iyabo Ojo Awards

Iyabo Ojo has received several awards and accolades in the movie industry due to her incredible performance and creativity. Her notable awards are;
  • Best Supporting Yoruba Actress for her role in Gangan by Best of Nollywood Awards. [2017 Nominated]

Iyabo Ojo Movies

Iyabo has so far featured in more than 150 Nollywood movies in the course of her acting career, some of them are;
  1. Satanic
  2. Agogo Ide
  3. Baba Darinjinwon
  4. Okanla
  5. Silence
  6. Beyond Disability
  7. Black Val
  8. Arinzo
  9. Apo Owo
  10. Awusa
  11. Tore Ife
  12. Trust
  13. Ore
  14. Ipadabo
  15. Twisted Twin
  16. Kostrobu
  17. Gone to America
  18. Divorce Not Allowed
  19. The Real Housewives of Lagos
  20. Mama Insurance

Iyabo Ojo Age

Iyabo Ojo is presently 47 years old, she was born on the 21st of December in the year 1977.

Iyabo Ojo Real Name

Her full name is Alice Iyabo Ogunro but famously called by her stage name “Iyabo Ojo”.

Iyabo Ojo Phone Number

Her phone number is not yet made public

Iyabo Ojo State of Origin

Iyabo was born and raised in Lagos State, but her father is from Abeokuta, Ogun State. This automatically makes her an indigen of Ogun State Nigeria.

Iyabo Ojo’s Children

Iyabo Ojo’s marriage to Mr Ademidun Ojo produced two lovely children.
Festus Oladunjoye Ojo, Iyabo Ojo’s first son, was born on June 21, 1999. Festus Ojo, like his mother and sister, is in the spotlight, but not as an actor, but as a social media influencer.
At the age of 17, he graduated from secondary school in Lagos and moved to the United States to further his education.
Iyabo Ojo’s second child and only daughter is Priscilla Ajoke Ojo. Her birthday is March 13, 2001. Just like her mother, she is a talented actress, public figure, and social media personality.
Priscilla is a Theatre Arts graduate of Babcock University in Ogun State. Her captivating performance in ‘Beyond Disability,’ in which she co-starred with her mother, earned her a nomination for Best Child Actress at the (BON) Awards.
Unconfirmed rumors suggest that Iyabo Ojo’s daughter, Priscilla Ojo, is dating (or was once dating) Nigerian music star, Korede Bello.

Iyabo Ojo’s Husband-Marriage/Divorce

At the age of 21, Iyabo Ojo married Mr Ojo, a Lagos-based movie marketer. Though it was claimed that she married him because of her career in the Nollywood film industry.
Iyabo Ojo refuted the claim, claiming that she married the father of her children out of fear of having children out of wedlock, as she had only dated him for three months before becoming pregnant.
The mother of two children, a boy and a girl, had to take a break from her career to care for her children. Despite her dissatisfaction with the marriage, she persevered in order to avoid the stigma associated with single mothers.
The actress divorced in 2001, devoting all of her energy and strength to her children and career. She blamed her marriage’s demise on marrying at a young age. Though the actress has chosen to remain single, she has admitted to having a lover and stated her intention to stop using her ex-husband’s name which is Ojo.
Iyabo Ojo stated that she is at ease with her newfound love and receives a lot of support from him. Despite referring to him as the second most important thing in her life after her children, she has kept his identity hidden.

Iyabo Ojo Instagram

You can always get in touch with Iyabo Ojo on Instagram @iyaboojofespris with almost 6 Million Followers. She is currently one of the top most followed Yoruba Actress on Instagram.

Iyabo Ojo Net Worth In Naira

Iyabo Ojo net worth was estimated to be around $2 Million, which is also equivalent to ₦838,440,000.00 in naira. [eight hundred thirty-eight million four hundred forty thousand naira]

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