Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Biography

Born February 7, 1978, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde is an award wining Nigerian actress, philanthropist, singer and a former model. She started her acting career when she accompanied a friend to an audition in 1995 and her first acting role was in the movie Venom of Justice.

She has appeared in 300 films, selling millions of video copies. After receiving numerous high-profile awards, launching a music career, and amassing an enviable fan base, the press has revered the Screen Nation “Best Actress” as the “African Magic”. She is the first African celebrity to receive over 1 million likes on her Facebook page.

She hails from Ondo state in southwest Nigeria. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde grew up in a family of five, her parents and two younger brothers, Tayo and Bolaji Jalade. Her mother, Oluwatoyin Jalade née Amori Oguntade, worked at J.T Chanrai Nig, and her father, Oluwashola Jalade, worked with the YMCA and the Lagos Country Club.

Education
Chrisland School Opebi (1981–1987)
Oxford Children School (1987)
Santos Layout
Command Secondary School Kaduna (1988–1993)
 Yaba College of Technology (1996–2004) – Studied Estate Management.

You can read all about her in Wikipedia.

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