Adebayo Salami Biography

Biography of Adebayo Salami popularly known as Oga Bello, he is a veteran Nigerian actor, and producer born on May 9, 1953, in Lagos State.

Adebayo hails from Kwara State, Noprthcertanl art of Nigeria. He has been in the Nolyyw industry for 4 decades as he is still very active.

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Adebayo Salami Biography
Full NameAdebayo Salami
Nickname Oga Bello
Date of BirthMay 9, 1953
Place of BirthLagos State
State of OriginKwara State
NationalityNigerian
Marital StatusMarried
Wife2
Children18
OccupationActor and Producer
Net Worth%500,000

Adebayo Salami Biography

Adebayo Salami popularly known as Oga Bello is a veteran Nigerian actor, movie producer and director born on May 9, 1953, in Lagos State.

Adebayo Salami Early Life

Salami hails from Kwara State but he was born and grew up in Lagos State where he had both his Primary and Secondary Education.

Adebayo Salami Education

Oga Bello had his Primary and Secondary Education in Lagos State. after finishing his Secondary Education, he did not further to any tertiary school.

Adebayo Salami Career

Adebayo Salami began his acting career in 1964, with a group called Young Concert Party, under the leadership of Ojo Ladipo, popularly known as Baba Mero.

After a few years, the group changed its name to Ojo Ladipo Theatre Group. It later metamorphosed into Awada Kerikeri Theatre Group. Following the demise of Ojo Ladipo in 1978, Salami took the mantle of leadership of the group, which brought him into the limelight.

Adebayo Salami Movies

Adebayo Salami has acted in several movies since he started acting for over 5 decades. Some of his movies are;

  • Ajani Ogun
  • Omo Orukan
  • Ogun Ajaye
  • Ija Orogun
  • Ilari

Adebayo Salami Family

Adebayo Salami is happily married for many years now. He has two wives and 18 children, 9 sons and 9 daughters.

Adebayo Salami Wives

Adebayo Salami has two wives. He met his first wife in Primary school. Her name is Alhaja Ejide, and she says that she didn’t like Adebayo in school. After some time they became friends, and later they started a romantic relationship. They have been together for 40 years.

His second wife is Omotayo Sanusi, whom Oga Bello met through his younger sister. The couple wedded back in the year 2016.

Adebayo Salami Children

Adebayo Salami is the father of 18 children, he has nine daughters and nine sons.

Adebayo Salami Mother

Adebayo Salami Mother

WHo is the mother of Adebayo Salami? Alhaja Aishat Ayoka AbdulKareem is the mother of veteran actor, Adebayo Salami well known as Oga Bello. Alhaja Aishat is dead, she passed on Tuesday, August rd, 2021.

Adebayo Salami Instagram

Adebayo Salami is an Instagram user, he has 553k followers as of April 2022 with a handle @adebayo.salami.

Adebayo Salami Net Worth

Oga has been n the industry for over 50 years. He has a net worth of around $500,000.

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