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Meet Iya Oshogbo, the Oldest Yoruba Female Actress who quit acting at the age of 90.

The success story of the Yoruba movie industry is not complete without acknowledging the efforts of veteran actors who pioneered the art. Madam Grace 'Owoola Oyin-Adejobi' remains one of the icons of the movie industry till date. She is popularly known by her stage name called "Iya Oshogbo".

  7 months ago ago
Meet Iya Oshogbo, the Oldest Yoruba Female Actress who quit acting at the age of 90.

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See Recent Pictures Of Veteran Actress 'Eran Iya Oshogbo'

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.

  10 months ago ago
See Recent Pictures Of Veteran Actress 'Eran Iya Oshogbo'

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Jacob, Papalolo And Aderupoko: The Trio That Ruled The Nollywood Comedy In The 70s, and 80s

(They were among the first to wax comedies on records,Vinyl) Before the advent of Nollywood, the Yoruba theatre has been prominent in the areas of dramas and comic entertainments. The Yoruba theatre has come a very long way. The likes of Hubert Ogunde, Kola Ogungbe, Ishola Ogunsola(I show Pepper), Oyin Adejobi, are the foremost pioneers who added the earlier flavours to what the 21st century Nollywood enjoys today.

  11 months ago ago
Jacob, Papalolo And Aderupoko: The Trio That Ruled The Nollywood Comedy In The 70s, and 80s

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My Husband Was Not Born With Disability, Iya Oshogbo Explains What Led To His Condition

One among the pioneers of Nigerian movie industry and a Veteran in the Profession, Mrs Grace Oyin Adejobi popularly known as Iya Oshogbo who also doubled as the first wife of late Oyin Adejobi had explained that her late husband was not born with disability but circumstances of life was responsible for his predicament.

  8 months ago ago
My Husband Was Not Born With Disability, Iya Oshogbo Explains What Led To His Condition

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Meet Iya Osogbo, The 91 Year-old Actress Who Graced Our Screens

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.

  8 months ago ago
Meet Iya Osogbo, The 91 Year-old Actress Who Graced Our Screens

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Happy 96 years Birthday To A living Legend Alhaji Abdulsalam Isola Popularly known As Agbako

Happy 96 years Birthday To A living Legend Alhaji Abdulsalam Isola Popularly known As Agbako.

  1 year ago ago
Happy 96 years Birthday To A living Legend Alhaji Abdulsalam Isola Popularly known As Agbako

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See lovely Photos of Baba Wande, As he introduces his New Sweetheart on Set.

The veteran actor,Alhaji Kareem Adepoju, known as Baba Wande in Nigerian Nollywood industry shared on his Instagram page as he introduced his new Sweetheart on the set movie of Agborandun. He call her babe, and she call him babyboy.Alhaji Kareem Adepoju also known as Baba Wande, is a Nigerian film actor, writer, and producer. He came to limelight in 1993 after he starred as " Oloye Otun" in movie titled Ti Oluwa Ni Ile. He has been active in his career since 1962 till present.He began his professional acting

  1 year ago ago
See lovely Photos of Baba Wande, As he introduces his New Sweetheart on Set.

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Iya Osogbo got a cash gift of 500,000 naira in celebration of her 90th birthday

Do we all remember Oyin Adejobi, iya Osogbo who featured in Eran iya Osogbo some years back? She is going to clock 90 this year and Mr Stephen Akintayo(GTEXT HOMES CEO) deemed it fit to celebrate her and give her a cash of 500,000 naira to celebrate her birthday. See the post by him "My Mother Died too early, That Gave Me soft spot for old Women who enjoy longevity. We must treat the widow and elderly well. Today on Kola olootu show we Honored mama who preferred cash gift with, 500,000naira and cut two birthday

  1 year ago ago
Iya Osogbo got a cash gift of 500,000 naira in celebration of her 90th birthday

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Meet Veteran Actor Adekola Oyewo And His Beautiful Family

Early life Of Adekola Oyewo He was born on 27 March 1946 at Oba Ile, a town in Osun State, southwestern Nigeria. Education He attended Obafemi Awolowo University where he obtained a certificate in dramatic arts, a certificate in Yoruba oral literature before he later received a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Theatre art from the same university in 1995. He proceeded to the University of Ibadan where he received a Master of Arts (M.A.) and doctorate degree (Ph.D) in drama. Career He began acting as a professional

  1 year ago ago
Meet Veteran Actor Adekola Oyewo And His Beautiful Family

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Foluke Daramola Visits Oldest Veteran Actor, Charles Olumo With Food Items and Money (Video)

Nollywood Actress Foluke Daramola-Salako, through her PARA Foundation and the support of the Lagos state Government paid visit to veteran actor Alhaji Abudulsalam Sanyaolu popularly known as Charles Olumo or Agbako in Yoruba movies. Most of Agbako's contemporaries in Nigeria film industry like Hubert Ogunde, Oyin Adejobi, Baba Sala are late and Agbako who turned 95 earlier this year was giving a surprise birthday package by Foluke and others in his Ogun state home. Call him one of the oldest Nollywood actor

  2 years ago ago
Foluke Daramola Visits Oldest Veteran Actor, Charles Olumo With Food Items and Money (Video)

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See Recent Pictures Of Yoruba Actor “Lere Paimo"

Eda Onile Ola is a veteran Yoruba actor, director, and as well as Movie producer. He is popularly known as Lere Paimo.  The aged actor has been in the industry for over two decades now making him one of the oldest actors in the movie industry.  Lere Paimo was Born on the 19th of November, 1939 in Oyo State, Nigeria. Lere Paimo was aspired by Great actors in the industry and began to pursue his dream as an actor. The 81-years-old born Nigerian actor began his acting career professionally in 1960.  He Attended

  1 year ago ago
See Recent Pictures Of Yoruba Actor “Lere Paimo

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Iya Osogbo Cries As Actress Toyin Adegbola Surprises Her Ahead Of Her 92nd Birthday.

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.

  9 months ago ago
Iya Osogbo Cries As Actress Toyin Adegbola Surprises Her Ahead Of Her 92nd Birthday.

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Remember The Veteran Yoruba Actress, Iya Oshogbo, Today Is Her Birthday

Mama Grace Oyin Adejobi, popularly known as Iya Oshogbo, is a veteran Yoruba actress who have featured in many Yoruba home videos. The Octogenarian thespian is one of the wives of doyen of theatre and iconic movies writer, Pa Oyin Adejobi who died some years ago. Late Oyin Adejobi was one of the very few Yoruba actors who were the earlier starters of Yoruba acting.  Oyin Adejobi widely famous courtesy of his movie 'Orogun Adedigba'. The physically challenged actors was ranked among the very best in Yoruba Hollywood.

  1 year ago ago
Remember The Veteran Yoruba Actress, Iya Oshogbo, Today Is Her Birthday

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See the Oldest Woman in Yoruba Nollywood Industry.

The oldest woman in yoruba Nollywood industry is Mrs Oyin Adejobi aka iya Osogbo. She was born in March 16,year 1930. She was born in Osogbo, Osun state. She had her primary education at All Saint School where she had her standard six. She later proceeded to learn tailoring. She got married to Late Papa Adejobi. She started acting in 1953 with her husband. She featured in numerous play and films like Ikuye, Ekuro oloja, ologu adejoba, Eran iya Osogbo, kuye among others. She acted with her husband on WNTV. She

  1 year ago ago
See the Oldest Woman in Yoruba Nollywood Industry.

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Meet The Oldest Woman In Yoruba Film Industry

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.

  9 months ago ago
Meet The Oldest Woman In Yoruba Film Industry

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Meet Yoruba Actor Kola Oyewo, His Wife, Children And Things You Never knew.

Kola Oyewo is an expert entertainer whose vocation has spread over more than 6 decades, infact the name Kola Oyewo appears to have been ringing a from days of yore. His inclusion in acting goes back to his initial a very long time in optional School when he joined Oba show society in 1961 from that point, he proceeded onward to the Oyin Adejobi theater bunch somewhere in the range of 1964 and 1963 and with a deep yearning to arrive at the apex of his profession, he continued to the Ori Olokun social theater

  2 years ago ago
Meet Yoruba Actor Kola Oyewo, His Wife, Children And Things You Never knew.

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Reasons Why I Quit Acting - Iya Osogbo

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

  1 year ago ago
Reasons Why I Quit Acting - Iya Osogbo

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Remember the veteran Chief Lere Paimo (Eda Onile Ola) who chants like a real Babalawo

Chief Lere Paimo, also known as Eda Onile Ola was born on September 19, 1939 in Ile Ikoyi Odan, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria. His father was the leader of the local farmers’ organization, a tobacco and yam farmer while his mother was a trader.  Lere attended primary school in Ogbomoso and later went to Ghana where he attended teachers training college. He returned to Nigeria as a teacher and teach at Baptist Missionary School, Newton Memorial School.  While working as a teacher in Osogbo, he joined Oyin

  1 year ago ago
Remember the veteran Chief Lere Paimo (Eda Onile Ola) who chants like a real Babalawo

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Meet Yoruba Actor Baba Wande, His Wife And Children.(photos)

The improbable Yoruba entertainer Alhaji Kareem Adepoju famously referred to as Baba Wande is one of the noticeable gamers among the veterans in Yoruba Nollywood. A dedicate Muslim and megastar of such hit films like Toluwa Nile, Obuko Dudu. Ajibola Kareem is a infant of a tailor, he started his acting calling within the yr 1963 with Duro Ladipo theater amassing. Following a yr he joined the Oyin Adejobi theater bunch when he prepared below the Nigeria formal dramatization craftsman leader Oyin Adejobi. Bab

  2 years ago ago
Meet Yoruba Actor Baba Wande, His Wife And Children.(photos)

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Duro Ladipo and Oyin Adejobi: Remembering pathfinders of theatre drama who made several Nollywood veterans

At a time when home video was alien to Nigeria, these two men blazed the trail, wrote several drama scripts, travelled across different cities and states with their crew for stage productions and when television started getting popular, Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) in Ibadan served as a good platform to widely broadcast their plays. Duro Ladipo and Oyin Adejobi are two men who blazed the trail in theatre and made several actors who are now Nollywood veterans. The duo had several things in common, from

  1 year ago ago
Duro Ladipo and Oyin Adejobi: Remembering pathfinders of theatre drama who made several Nollywood veterans