Oduunlade Adekola biography
Odunlade adekola is a talented Nigerian -Yoruba born actor, Singer, Skit maker, Producer, Director . he is popularly known with many names due to many movies he featured in and as star actors in those movies his names include Sunday Dagboru, Mufu Olosha Oko, Alani Pamolekun, Oyenusi, And his latest names which he bears in his ongoing comedy Yoruba series Saamu Alajo. He was born on 31 December 1976(45years) in Abeokuta, Ogun state Nigeria. He was born into a Christian family of four, his father ( B.A Adekola)is a pastor at Christ Apostolic Church where he was a choirmaster in 1978 his mother (Felicia Adekola) a deaconess, and his brother ( Jethro Oyekanmi Adekola) who is also an actor he has acted movies together with his brother, he is in collaboration with his brother in the ongoing comedy skit (Saamu Alaajo).
Odunlade Adekola started his education at St John’s primary school then he enrolled at St Peter college, Abeokuta from where he obtained his West Africa Examination Council Certificate examination. He got admission into Moshood Abiola Polytechnic in Ogun, where he obtained a diploma in business administration. He later returned to school. He was a student at the University of Lagos where he studied obtained a Bachelor’s degree in business administration.
Odunlade Adekola career.
Odunlade Adekoka started his movie career when his acting career in the year 1996, he also joined the Association of Nigeria theatre that same year. he came into dim light when he performed as the lead actor in the movie Asiri Gomina a movie that was produced by Ishola Durojaye. Since then He went on to produce, Directed, and acted in numerous movies. He has acted with popular actor likeFemi Adebayo , Ibrahim Chatta, popular actress like Iyabo Ojo, Funke Akindele ,Eniola Badmus
Asiri Gomina Wa
Mufu olosha Oko
Taxi driver Oko Ashawo
Sunday Goku Goku
Monday omo Adugbo
Email nice kan
Babatunde Ishola Folorunsho
Saami Alaajo and many more.
. Nollywood Movie Award for the Best lead actor in an indigenous language (2014)
. City people Movie Award For best movie Producer of the year (Yoruba) ( 2014, 2015, 2016)
. Africa movie Academy award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role ( 2016 in Taxi driver: Oko Ashewo)
. Nigeria Entertainment Award for best actor ( 2018 in A million baby).
. Nigeria Entertainment award For best actor ( Indigenous) 2015.
. City people Movie Award for Best Actor of the Year (Yourba), 2015, 2017, 2019
. Nigerian Entertainment Award for best actor 2018 ( A million baby)
. City people’s Movie Award for Yoruba Movie Personality of the year (male )2017.
. City People Movie Award for Best Actor of the year (Yoruba ) 2014,2015
. Nigeria Entertainment for best Actor ( Indigenous) 2015
. Popular Online Choice ( Male) 2014.
Though the rumors of Odunlade Adekola getting married to a second wife are false, he is rumored to get married to this following actress because of their romantic relationship in movies including Eniola Ajao, Kemi Afolabi, and Bukola Adeeyo. The only wife of Odunlade adekola is Ruth Abosede Addkola they got married in the year 2003, they both studied at Moshood Abiola polytechnic, and the couple is blessed with currently blessed with Four sons.
The actor has begged several ambassadorships which include a brand ambassador for Ayoola foods limited, a brand ambassador for Goldberg lager beer, a brand ambassador for Revolution plus property, brand ambassador for Globalcom.
The actor’s current net worth is $2.5million (1, 039, 125, 000.00Naira ) making him the second richest actor in Nigeria, his money which comes from ambassadorship, movies, and revenue from assets owned, it is estimated that he makes 400,000 Naira per movie he featured in.