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7 Nollywood Celebrities Who Were Born And Brought Up In Lagos, Check Out Their Photos

Lagos is the second largest city in Africa and the most populous city in Nigeria. Lagos is also one of the most beautiful cities in Nigeria, the nightlife in Lagos makes it a buzzing city and a dreamland of most Nigerian youths. Interesting enough, most of our Nollywood celebrities were born and brought up in such a city filled with ravishing beauty.

List of Nollywood celebrities that were born in Lagos;

1. Mercy Johnson Okojie: Although she is a native of Kogi state, she was born in Lagos. Her father who was a naval officer was being transferred to different places such as Calabar and Port Harcourt nonetheless, Mercy was raised in Lagos as she attended her primary school there. She is currently a popular Nollywood celebrity who is married with four children.

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2. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde: She was born on February 7, 1978 in Lagos State. She was raised alongside her two younger brothers in Lagos. Her parents were also working in different parts of Lagos State. Omotola is a native of Ondo state. She is a renowned Nigerian actress and philanthropist. She is also married with four children.

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3. Bolanle Ninalowo: He is a Nigerian actor, accountant and entrepreneur. He was born in Ikorodu, Lagos state on the 7th of May 1980. He is the second child of the eight children in their family. He was raised in Lagos before he relocated to Chicago, USA at the age of 15 years. He is currently married with children.

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4. Femi Adebayo: was born on December 31, 1978 in Lagos. He grew up to become a Nigerian lawyer, film actor, director, producer and Special Adviser to the Governor of Kwara state on Arts, Culture and Tourism. He is also married with children.

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5. Funke Akindele: She is a prominent Nollywood actress and producer. She was born on August 24, 1977 in Ikorodu, Lagos state. Funke and her siblings were raised in Lagos by their parents. Her mother is a medical doctor while her father is a retired school principal. Funke Akindele is currently married with children.

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6. Chioma Chukwuka: She hails from Oraifite, Ekwusigo local government area, Anambra state but she was born and raised in Lagos where she completed her primary education before moving to Federal Government Girls College in Onitsha, Anambra state. She is also a renowned Nollywood celebrity who is married.

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7. Iyabo Ojo: She is a Nollywood actress, director and producer. She was born on December 21, 1977 in Lagos state. She is the youngest of three children, she spent her early education in Lagos and also studied Estate Management at Lagos State Polytechnic. However, she is a native of Abeokuta, Ogun state.

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