Iyabo Ojo is a Nigerian movie actress, producer, and director who came up into the industry through the help of the fellow legendary actress, Bimbo Akintola.
There are quite a lot of things you might not have known about her such as Iyabo Ojo’s net worth, biography, career, and others.
In this post, we will be taking a look at all these so keep reading while I unveil to you all you need to know.
|Full Name||Iyabo Ojo|
|Date of Birth||December 21st, 1977|
Iyabo Ojo Biography
Iyabo Ojo was born on the 21st December 1977, in Lagos State, Nigeria. She was born into a family of three emerging as the last child of the family. Her father’s name was Ogunro before she got married and changed to Ojo.
Being a native of Ogun State, Iyabo grew up and spent her childhood in Lagos where she had completed her basic education at the National College, Gbagbada.
Upon completion of her Senior School Certificate Examination, she gained admission into the Lagos State Polytechnic where she studied and bagged a Diplomatic Certificate in Estate Management.
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Iyabo Ojo Career
Iyabo Ojo kick-started her acting career while she was still in secondary school. She was a member of her school’s dance group and had started participating actively in all forms of movies and short stories.
In 1998, Iyabo Ojo officially started her acting career as she became an accredited member of the Actors Guild of Nigeria and other professional groups in the movie industry.
She starred in her first screenplay movie in 1998 and the movie was titled Titanic. Although the movie was an English speaking one so Iyabo can be said to have starred in her first Indigenous Yoruba Movie in 2002.
The movie was titled Baba Darijinwon and she co-worked along with some other then-popular actors in the industry such as Doris Simon, Fathia Balogun, and many others.
About two years later, she recorded her first movie directed, and ever since then, she has been making waves in the industry with several awards won.
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Iyabo Ojo Net Worth
As of 2020, Iyabo Ojo’s net worth is estimated to be $700,000 which she made from her career as an actress, entrepreneur, and as well as ambassadorial and influential deals.
Iyabo Ojo Family Life
Iyabo Ojo got into a relationship during her very early years in the industry and in 1999 and 2001 respectively, she gave birth to her two children, Felix and Priscilla.
The name of Iyabo Ojo’s ex-husband with whom she has now broken up is yet to be known but all we can say is that the Last name of the person is Ojo.
She has always kept this title to herself and at a time, she mentioned changing from it but we guess she didn’t all because of her children.
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Iyabo Ojo Best Quotes
“Time is indomitable, you can’t stop it, reverse it, hold it, or pause it”Iyabo Ojo
“Always believe in yourself, it is the strongest tool you will ever own”Iyabo Ojo
“Many of these so-called critics are jealous people who wish they have the type of life you have”Iyabo Ojo
“We all have our defects. When you keep looking for an ideal man, a good one will pass you by”Iyabo Ojo
“Anybody who has a destination in mind would not stop to throw stones at every dog that barks on the way”Iyabo Ojo
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Iyabo Ojo apart from being an actress happens to be a great woman philanthropist and one of the most influential actress/celebrities in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
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