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Entertainment of Wednesday, 24 August 2022


Five shocking facts about Funke Akindele you may not know

Funke Akindele Funke Akindele

Popular Nollywood actress, turned politician has also turned 45 today, August 24, 2022.

To celebrate her special day, MyNigeria has compiled a list of five things you probably do not know about the star actress and running mate of the Lagos governorship candidate, Olajide Adediran towards the 2023 general elections.

Five facts you may not know about Funke Akindele

1. She is the second out of three children (a boy and two girls), born to a father who is a retired School Principal and a mother who is a Medical Doctor.

2. She went to the University of Lagos to pursue a law degree.

3. Funke's first husband was Adeola Kehinde Oloyede. They divorced and she later met and fell in love with Nigerian rapper JJC Skillz in London in May 2016.

4. She has a set of twins.

5. She is the founder of Jenifa’s foundation and has many endorsement deals.