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The biography of Akindele-Bello Olufunke Ayotunde born popularly known, as Funke Akindele or Jenifa, a Nigerian actress and producer.

Funke AKindele was born in Ikorodu, Lagos on August 24, 1977. She became more famous for outstanding her role in her movie titled Jenifa.

Funke Akindele Biography
NameOlufunke Akindele Bello
Date of BirthAugust 24, 1977
State of OriginOgun State
Place of BirthIkorodu, Lagos
Marital StatusMarried
Net Worth$7.6 million

Funke Akindele Biography

Funke Akindele is a Nigerian actress and producer born on the 24th of August in the Ikorudu area of Lagos State.

Funke Akindele Early Life

Akindele was born on August 24, 1977, in Ikorodu, Lagos State, Nigeria. She is the second of three children (two girls and one boy). 

Funke Akindele Education

Funke Akindele started her education at Grace Children School Gbagada, Lagos State. She bagged an Ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Mass Communication from Moshood Abiola Polytechnic.

She proceeded to the University of Lagos to study law and she earned a Law degree from the prestigious University.

Funke Akindele Career

Akindele became a superstar after featuring in the popular United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)-sponsored sitcom I Need to Know, which ran from 1998 to 2002.

Her name in the movie was Bisi which she play very well, she acted as a curious but highly intelligent secondary school student.

Her big fame came into the limelight when she appeared in Jenifa in 2008 and she has since then become relevant and respected in the industry.

Funke Akindele Family

Funke Akindle a born into a family of five. Funke, Her parents and two siblings. The actress is the second born of three children (two girls and one boy).

Funke Akindele Marriage

Funke AKindele is currently married to Nigerian rapper, Abdulrasheed Bello well known as JJC Skillz in London in May 2016.

Funke Akindele Children

Funke Akindele Children

Funke Akindele is a mother of twins (2 boys). The boys are products of her marriage with JJC Skills. She gave birth to the twins on the 22nd of December, 2018 in the United State.

Funke Akindele Mother


Who is the mother of Funke Akindele? The mother of Funke Akindele is Dr Adebanjo Akimdele. She is a medical doctor. Adebanjo celebrates her birthday on March 18.

Funke Akindele Father

Funke Akindele Father

Who is the father of Funke Akindele? The father of Funke Akindele is the late Mr Olusoji AKindele. He was a teacher, a retired school principal. Mr Akindele died in 2019.

Funke Akindele First Husband

Funke Akindeles First Wedding

Who is the first husband of Funke Akindele? Funke Akindele’s first and former husband is Adeola Kehinde Oloyede, a politician who resides in Oshodi, Lagos.

The couple got married On May 26, 2012,  a har later, the duo divorced in July 2013 attributed to some misunderstandings

Funke Akindele Cureent Husband

Funke Akindele Husband

Who is the husband of Funke Akindele? The Husband of Funke Akindele is Abdulrasheed Bello popularly as JJC Skills. They got married in May 2016 in London.

Funke Akindele Company

Funke Akindlele is the founder of Scene One Film Production. A firm that specialises in movie production and editing and training young upcoming actors.

Funke Akindele Mansion


Funke has a mansion that cost between 100 to 200 million naira. The home is located inside the popular Lagos State, Amen Estate at Ibeju Lekki, Lagos.

The mansion is a 7-bed detached mansion that features airy terraces and casement windows with finest porcelain and granite floor tiles, elegant POP ceilings, fully fitted kitchen with granite worktops, fitted wardrobes, jacuzzi steam bath with shower in the elegant master bedroom bath, and various other luxuries

Funke Akindele Instagram

Funke Akindele is an active user of Instagram with 14.3 million followers as of December 2021 making her be on the list of ten Instagram users with many followers.

Funke Akindele TikTok

Funke Akindele is among the top Nigerian followers who are very active on TikTok. She has 1.4 million followers as of December 2021.

Funke Akindele Net Worth

Nollywood actor and producer, Funke Akindele’s net worth is estimated at $7.6 million

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