A respected and popular actress, Madam Grace Owoola Oyin-Adejobi has opened up on why she married five wives for her beloved husband Adejare Adejobi. Madam Oyin-Adejobi revealed that her intention to make sure her husband retained some of the actresses he trained so that they won't have the cause to be rushing up and down to cohort new trainees.
I consider long life a gift from God and the gift of longevity is not given to everyone, but the ones who are oppotune to live longer amongst us should be celebrated more often as this will help us tap into their grace and increase the possibility of we living longer.
Nigeria as a country has successfully breaded some individuals who can be considered as legends because of how great their impact is felt by the people of the country, and the lives of people they are still affecting positivity till date. Today, we shall be looking at 5 Nigerian legends who are over 90-years-old and living well.
MC Oluomo has taken to his official social media handle to share a video of veteran actress, Iya Osogbo. The NURTW chairman celebrates her special day. And has taken to his handle to bless and pray for her. In the new video that he shared online, Veteran actress, 'Toyin Asewo To Re Mecca' and other celebrities paid her a visit at home.
Now that we're into the 2020s, it's a sad fact that many of the stars from Nollywood's Golden Age are no longer with us.When we sit down to enjoy a classic piece of Nollywood movies on a Sunday afternoon, we tend to miss actors like Justus Esiri, Muna Obiekwe, Sam Loco Efe etc.
Madam Grace Owoola Oyin-Adejobi, popularly called 'Iya Osogbo'. ( a name she was called in the Movie ‘Eran Iya Oshogbo’ in 1999). Is an accomplished Nigerian actress and tv personality. Iya Osogbo, was the wife of the late versatile actor in the Yoruba genre, Chief Oyin Adejobi.
Grace Oyin Adejobi popularly known as Iya Osogbo is a Nigerian Actress who appeared in numerous Yoruba movies in the past. The aged woman has been active for many years especially in late Yekini Ajileye films which reigned during the 90s and early 2000s. Kindly continue reading as I reveal more about Iya Osogbo to you.
Iya Osogbo is the oldest veteran alive today. She shocks Nigerian yesterday, with her dance steps, as her colleague Toyin Adegbola, surprised her on her 92nd birthday. Iya Osogbo real name is Grace Oyin Adejobi, she officially retired from acting, at the age of 90, which was 2 years ago.
For many who are familiar with Yoruba movies, veteran actress Grace Oyin-Adejobi remains a name to remember, especially because of some chilling roles she played.
Fans of popular Fuji Music Icon, Alh. Abass Akande popularly known as Obesere has sent their various reactions as the Fuji legend gift veteran Nollywood Actress, Iya Osogbo the sum of 500,000 Naira to celebrate her 90th birthday on earth. Obesere who made this known in a post on his official Instagram handle maintained that she lost her mother very early and always feel concerned whenever he see old women who live long. Obesere wrote; My Mother Died too early, That Gave Me soft spot for old Women who enjoy longevity.
Grace Adejobi One of the Nigerian oldest actresses is Iya Osogbo, who just celebrated her 92nd birthday a few days ago. Iya Osogbo, whose real name is Grace Adejobi, was celebrated with numerous good wishes amidst her family and friends because it takes the grace of God Almighty for her to reach that wonderful moment in her lifetime.
“All my admirers, including colleagues and family members, have agreed to postpone whatever plan they have to celebrate my 90th birthday because we must obey the NCDC’s COVID-19 prevention rules,” veteran actress, Mama Grace Owoola Oyin-Adejobi said matter of fact while featuring on a radio programme in Ibadan, Oyo State. Popularly known as Iya Osogbo, the actress and widow of the late Pa Oyin Adejobi (1926-2000), clocks 90 today, Sunday, August 23. Mama’s brief response to the program’s anchor, Olayinka
Fans have continued to react to the recent visit paid by popular nollywood actor, Dele Odule, to veteran actress, Grace Oyin Adejobi, popularly known as Iya Osogbo. Odule, who made this known on his Instagram handle on Monday when he shared a picture of himself and Iya Osogbo, said he decided to check on her to know how she was fairing. Dele said it is an amazing thing to be with elders in the industry as he always learns new things from them. The veteran actor said he visited the ninety-year-old and the oldest
Change is a constant thing in life. No one can remain young forever. A young man will one day become an old man and a pretty lady will one day become aged. It’s just the normal sequence of life. This morning Dele Odule, posted a picture on his Instagram page. It was a picture of himself and Grace Oyin Adejobi. A legendary Yoruba actress popularly referred to as Iya Osogbo. In the caption, Dele Odule said “it’s amazing to be with the elders, I visited the 90 year old and of course the oldest female actress
Madam Grace Owoola Oyin Adejobi is the oldest woman in the Yoruba Film Industry. She is a Nollywood actress who played a critical role in some Yoruba movies that were released years ago. Madam Grace is popularly known as Iya Osogbo. She was given this nickname when she played a critical role in the movie ERAN IYA OSOGBO in the year 1999.
Madam Grace Owoola Oyin-Adejobi, often known as ‘Iya Osogbo,’ is a popular figure in the Osogbo community. (Eran Iya Oshogbo) is a well-known Nigerian actress and television personality. Chief Oyin Adejobi’s late wife, Iya Osogbo, was a multi-talented Yoruba performer.
Nollywood actress, Biola Adebayo took to her Instagram page to share lovely photos of veteran actress, Grace Owoola OyinAdejobi popularly known as Iya Osogbo to celebrate her birthday today as she turned 90 years. Nollywood actors and fans has sent their compliments wishing her a happy birthday.Grace Owoola OyinAdejobi popularly known as Iya Osogbo is a veteran Nollywood actress, filmmaker, producer, mother, and grandmother.
Reasons Why I Quit Acting - Iya Osogbo. Veteran Yoruba actress Grace Oyin-Adejobi, popularly known as Iya Osogbo, has revealed why she gave up her acting career, just as she becomes 90 on Sunday, August 23. Iya Osogbo is the widow of Yoruba actor Oyin Adejobi, who died in 2000. During an appearance in the radio magazine Space 90.1FM, Parrot Xtra Hour on Radio, hosted by Olayinka Agboola in Ibadan, Oyo State, Iya Osogbo said that she started her acting career about 67 years ago. She noted that she had already
Popular Nigerian veteran Yoruba actress Grace Oyin-Adejobi who is also known as Iya Osogbo, has recounted how an excited fan almost ran her over with a car while trying to greet her in Ibadan. The actress revealed this when she featured on a radio magazine programme ( Parrot Xtra) on Space 90.1FM On Wednesday at the Oduduwa’s studio of Space FM. The veteran actress said she was shocked when the fan explained that her action was borne out of sheer excitement, adding that the incident will remain indelible to
Veteran Yoruba actress Madam Grace Owoola Oyin-Adejobi has advised the current crop of Nollywood actors and actresses to shy away from exposing their nudity in the name of show business, saying they should not be deceived by the pleasures of the world but to believe that they can succeed through doing hard work and the grace of God. Madam Oyin-Adejobi, who is popularly known as 'Iya Osogbo', made this revelation while featuring on a radio magazine programme, Parrot Xtra Hour On Radio, anchored by Olayinka Agboola