Funke Akindele worked in television before switching to cinema, becoming known for her starring role in the family-oriented Nigerian television show I Need to Know. Akindele’s qualifications include an OND in Mass Communication from the Ogun State Polytechnic and a law degree from the University of Lagos.
Funke akindele movies:-
VIDEO: Jenifa is a 2008 Nigerian Yoruba comedy-drama film starring Funke Akindele (see Trailer).
The film received 4 nominations at the African Movie Academy Awards in 2008. Funke Akindele, the main protagonist of the film, won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in Leading Role for her role as Jenifa.
Funke Akindele Biography
Full Name: Akindele Olufunke Ayotunde
Stage Name: Funke Akindele
Place of Birth: Lagos, Nigeria.
Date of Birth: August 24, 1976
Marriage Status: Divorced with Alhaji Kehinde Almaroo Oloyede (Now Remarried to new husband Abdul Rasheed Bello)
The “Jenifa’s Diaries”actress posted the image on September 4th 2016, and accompanied it with the caption “In all #givethanks (ni gbogbo ona,e se Oluwa)”
Having tied the knot with her new husband Abdul Rasheed Bello, aka JJC Skills, the pair made their first appearance atMC Abbey’s comedy show “I laff with MC Abbey” in London on August 27, 2016.
On the decision to have such a quiet wedding away from the prying eyes of the media, the couple released a statement on August 30, 2016, saying it “was right” for them and that they pray “for the understanding of our close friends and fans at this offer of a lifetime moment.
“At a good time, we shall look back and in appreciation of divine grace and your support, we shall celebrate milestones and where we are in life.”
The actress’ new husband JJC Skills, is a London-based rapper/producer, popular for several hit songs including ‘We are Africans, (Naija remix)’ released in 2011.
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