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Net Worth Of Saheed Balogun

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Saheed Balogun, whose real full name is Saidi Kolawole Alabi Balogun is a renowned Nigerian actor, producer, director and film maker.

He was born on the 5th of February, 1967 in Kwara State in the North Central Nigeria to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Balogun. He hails from Oyo State Nigeria.

Educational Background

Saheed had his primary and secondary education in Kwara state where he obtained his first and secondary school certificates respectively.

He later went to Kwara state Polytechnics, now Kwara state University to bag a degree. He has since remained active and relevant in Nollywood.

His Acting Career

Saheed Balogun joined the Nigerian Movie Industry, (Nollywood) in 1978. He presented his first television series “Youth Today” on Nigerian Television Authority (NTA).

He again made his debut movie “City Girl”, a movie that shot him to fame and recognition in Nollywood.

He has since featured, produced and directed a number of hit Nollywood movies including Family On Fire, Ofin Mose, Third Party and several others.

He is creative, skillful and exceptionally talented actor. He knows to interpret movie roles and can as well accept any character assigned him in the industry.

He is known to acts alongside the big stars in the movie industry like Sola Sobowale, Segun Arinze, Funsho Adeolu, Bukky Amos, Tade Ogidan, Akin Lewis among others.

The film “Family On Fire” earned him a nomination for best Nigerian film and best film in an African language categories.

Saheed Balogun is a good Nollywood actor, a mentor and source of inspiration to up-coming youths and a strong pillar who has made immeasurable contributions to the growth and development to the Nigerian movie industry.

Saheed has been nicknamed “James Bond” owing to his wealth of experience and unique style of playing roles in most Nollywood movies.

His Personal Life

Saheed Balogun has had a number of unstable relationships. He married Fathia Balogun, a veteran Nollywood actress but now his ex-wife due to reasons best known to them. However, the union is blessed with two children named Khalid and Aaliyah Balogun.

He again entered into another relationship with a Nollywood actress Funke Adesiyan which was only a matter of few months as the relationship came to an abrupt end. Funke later attributed the failure to ‘domestic assault’.

His Net Worth

Saheed Balogun is indeed a renowned Nollywood actor, rated one of the richest and most influential with an estimated net worth of over $700,000 dollars.

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Career & Net Worth Of Davido

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David Adedeji Adeleke popularly known as Davido is an American-born Nigerian Afrobeat/Pop singer, songwriter, Performing artist, and record producer.

Early Life

David Adedeji Adeleke was born on November 21, 1992, in Atlanta, Georgia. His father Adedeji Adeleke is a successful business magnate and his mother Vero Adeleke was a university lecturer. Davido is the youngest of five siblings and his father’s second son.

He attended British International School in Lagos and at the age of 16, he moved to Alabama, US, to study business administration at Oakwood University.

Davido bought musical equipment while at Oakwood and started making beats. He also worked with his cousins B-Red and Sina Rambo to form the music act KB International. Davido dropped out of Oakwood University to pursue music full-time and relocated to London, where he worked on his vocals.

After returning to Nigeria in 2011, Davido paused his music career and agreed to honor his father by enrolling at Babcock University.

In July 2015, he graduated with second class upper from Babcock with a degree in music after his father paid the university to start a music department for an inaugural class of one student

Career

Davido is a force to reckon on in the Nigerian Music Industry, so far he has receive numerous awards, Endorsements deals and features from other artists since he began his career about 9 years ago.

While in Oakwood University, due to his musical interest, he got some musical equipment so he could make beats and record vocal references.

At a point, he dropped out because of his grades and thereafter relocated to Nigeria, In 2011, to promote his career in music but he encountered problems convincing his father.

In his family, the children are expected to join the family business after schooling, but Davido chose a different path entirely. After mutual agreement with his father, he enrolled into Babcock University, Ogun state where he finally graduated in 2015.

DMW Records Label

Davido founded his music label DMW, in 2016. He founded it shortly after signing up with Sony Music. Several top musicians signed under the label imprint. Some of them include: Dremo, Mayorkun, Yonda and Peruzzi are currently signed to the label.

Endorsement Deals

  • On April 6, 2012, Davido signed a N30 million endorsement deal with MTN.
  • On October 24, 2013, Davido signed endorsement deal with Guinness Nigeria.
  • On May 9, 2018, Davido signed an endorsement deal with Infinix Mobile, a Hong Kong-based smartphone.
  • Davido also signed a record deal with sony music

Personal Life

Currently, Davido is in a relationship with Chioma Avril Rowland, who is the mother of Davido’s son Ifeanyi Adeleke He is also a father of two daughters – Aurora Imade Adeleke and Hailey Veronica Adeleke.

Davido Awards and Recognitions

  • Best Newcomer Award, Kora Awards, 2012
  • Best International Act: Africa, BET Awards, 2014
  • Promising Youth Artist, Dynamix All Youth, 2011
  • Best Male West African, African Muzik Magazine Awards, 2014
  • Artists of the Year, African Muzik Magazine Awards, 2014
  • Best Male Artiste of the Year, MTV Africa Music Awards, 2014
  • African Artiste of the Year, Ghana Music Awards, 2014
  • Musician of the Year (Male), City People Entertainments Awards, 2014
  • Artiste of the Year, The Headies, 2018
  • Artiste of the Year, The Headies, 2014
  • Hip Hop World Revelation, The Headies, 2013
  • Next Rated, The Headies, 2012
  • Male Artist of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2014
  • Best Pop/R&B Artiste of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2013
  • Best New Act of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2012

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Age & Net Worth Of Sunkanmi Omobolanle

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Sunkanmi Omobolanle is a popular Nigerian actor, producer, director and television personality. He is the son of the veteran comic actor, Sunday Omobolanle widely known as Papi Luwe.

Sunkanmi was born on the 1st of March, 1981 in Oyo State, in south western Nigeria. He hails from Ilora, a community in Oyo State.

Educational Background

Sunkanmi had his primary education at the Tender Age Nursery and Primary School in Lagos and later at the Nigerian Military School in Kaduna State where he obtained his first and secondary school certificates respectively.

The actor later went to Olabisi Onabanjo University in Osun state to have Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Since graduation, he has been very active and relevant in the movie industry in Nigeria especially in the Yoruba movies.

His Acting Career

Sunkanmi began acting at a tender age of nine years old. Interestingly, this young versatile Nigerian actor has grown to become a prominent figure in many Yoruba movies.

Sunkanmi has featured and directed several Nigerian movies and has also gone on to produce his own movies.

He is creative skillful and highly talented actor. He is the only child of Papi Luwe who took after his father’s footstep of acting profession. He knows how to interpret movie roles and can as well accept any character assigned him in the industry. He is one of the strong members of Nollywood with long years of experience in the movie industry.

Sunkanmi’s years in the Military School in Zaria was a short break. But when he came back, he decided to focus on acting fully.

He revealed that his father, Papiluwe didn’t want him to become an actor because of the poor financial remuneration at the time. As fate would have it, the dynamic nature of the society turned things around for Sunkami, who today has become a force to reckon with in the movie industry.

Sunkanmi has featured, produced and directed a number of movies some of which include “Jeje”, “Ife Ewe”, Olaide Irawo, Gongo Aso, Ori, Eni Olorun Ke, Ito Fun Fun and Alajota to mention among others.

His Personal Life

Sunkanmi is happily married to Abimbola Bakare. The wedding took place in 2011 after dating for almost twenty years. Bimbo was based in Dublin before she married Sunkanmi.

Both couple revealed in an interview their undying love for each other.

His Net Worth

Sunkanmi Omobolanle is a renowned Nollywood actor, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of over $500,000 dollars.

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