Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Net Worth (2022)
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde (MFR), (also called ‘Omo Sexy’) is a Nigerian actress, former model, movie producer, philanthropist, and one of Nigeria’s most bankable actresses with an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.
Biography & Wiki
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a Nigerian actress, former model, and movie producer born on the 7th of February, 1978 to the family of Mr. & Mrs. Jalade, in Lagos State.
Omotola, fondly called “Omosexy” has featured in nearly 300 movies since her debut in 1995 and has received high-profile awards, recognition, and accolades over the years. She was the first African celebrity to attain over one million likes on Facebook.
She is one of Nollywood’s most-watched actresses and one of the pioneers of the video-film era. She was rated in 2013 in Time Magazine’s list of 100 most influential in the world, a list which featured the wife former United States Michelle Obama, Kate Middleton, and Beyonce.
The following year, 2014, Omotola was honored by the Nigerian government as MFR, Member of the Order of the Federal Republic for her outstanding contribution to the Nigerian movie industry.
Omotola’s dream was to work in business management and had resorted to modeling when admission into a higher institution lingered. Although she attended the Obafemi Awolowo University briefly, she completed her education at the Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) from 1996-2004 where she studied estate management.
Omotola’s first acting role was in 1995, in the movie, Venom of Justice where she played the lead character that would later pave the way for an illustrious career.
Omotola Jalade got married to Matthew Ekeinde in 1996 while she was 18 years olf and together they have four children.
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has won over 18 awards and 35 award nominations from1998 to date and has remained as one of the most influential actresses in Nigeria.
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde Endorsements
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a brand ambassador to diverse brands and organizations in Nigeria. One of such is Knorr, owned by Unilever where she was signed as a brand ambassador for N25 million. She is also a brand ambassador to Procter & Gamble (P&G), Scanfrost, and a host of many other names. others.