Originally posted 2022-12-17 07:30:21.
Uju Okoli Biography
Uju Okoli (Born 26th April 1983) is among the thriving actresses in the Nollywood industry. She is a talented and pretty actress who became famous after her role in the popular TV series “The Palace”.
Prior to that time, she appeared in many minor roles way back in 2005. Uju Okoli is from Ideato North Local Government Area in Imo state.
Despite being a Nollywood actress, she is also a movie producer, media personality, and model.
Uju Okoli Profile Summary
Full Name: Uju Okoli
Date of Birth: 26th April 1983
Age: 38 as of 2022
Education: Studied Mass Communication at Imo State University
Parents: Ajie Okoli (mother)
Occupation: Film producer, and Acting.
Years Active: 2014 till date
Net Worth: Approximately $400,000
Uju okolie’s Early Life, Family and Educational Background
Uju Okoli was born on April 26th in 1986 into the Obi Okoli family. She Hails from Akokwa in Ideato North Local Government area in Imo state. Also Uju Okoli’s father, Obi Okoli is a veteran Nollywood actor. Uji has six siblings.
She did her primary and secondary school in Imo State. She later acquired a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from Imo State University.
Truths About Uju’s Father and Family Members
Uju Okoli was born into the family of Mr. and Mrs. Okoli from Ideato North Local Government Area of Imo State. The beautiful actress is not the only child of her parents; she grew up alongside six siblings whom one is a movie actor by name Tony White Okoli.
There have been several intuitions that Uju is the daughter of the Nollywood actor Obi Okoli. Presently this rumor was discredited.
Obi Okoli Has No Blood Ties With Uju Okoli
Presently, we were made to understand that Uju Okoli is not really the daughter of Obi Okoli. This new finding also said that both of them bearing the same surname is just a coincidence, they’re not blood related.
Also, we heard some claims that Obi comes from Anambra and not Imo, therefore, he cannot be the father of someone who hails from Imo State.
To clear the air, Tony came out on Instagram to revealed the truth. He claimed that Obi Okoli hail’s from Nsukka while they are Imo State indigenes so he can’t be their father. Tony went on to talk about his parents who he is obviously proud of.
Who is Uju’s Real Father?
When Tony White shared his post about his real parents, he did talk more about their identities. Thus, their father’s name is unknown and also his profession was not revealed. What we know is that he is a movie star.
Uju’s Mother Goes By The Name Ajie Okoli
Uju Okoli’s mum has been properly identified as Ajie Okoli. However, she lives a very private life. There is no much information about her. But she is known to be a devout Catholic and she brought up her children in the Christian way and Uju is believed to have learnt her moral conduct from Ajie.
Uju Okoli’s Career
She came into the Nollywood industry in 2010. Though reports have it that she started acting at an early age in 2005, where she featured in the movie No More War.
She started acting minor roles like every other actress did in movies, before she started featuring in lead roles. She has featured in many Nollywood movies with different famous movie stars like Yul Edochie, Mercy Johnson, Chiwetaku Agu, Peter Edochie, and her assumed father Obi Okoli. Some of her movies include Royal Tournament, The Palace, No More War, My Last Hope, etc.
*Echoes of Love
*Strange of Love
*Ring of Fate
*Feast of Blood
*Family of Enemies
*No More War
*The Lost Son 2
*Men on Hard Way
*My Last Hope
*Strength of Love
*Sound of Ikoro
Awards and Nominations
Uju okoli have had many awards and normination as a result of her talent and acting skills. She has also been recognized for her contribution to the growth of the movie industry. One of the normination she has received is a nomination as the Most Promising Actress in Nigeria at the 2019 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards event.
Personal Life and Family
Report has it that Uju Okoli is married but she has not publicly said anything about her husband. She once posted pictures of her traditional marriage ceremony but she kept her husband away from the public.
Ada Akokwa as she is popularly known is among the actresses that has kept their marriage from the public.
Social Media Handle
Uju Okoli has a social media account. Where she has some updates about herself.
Uju Okoli Net Worth
Uju Okoli as a talented actress has been able to amass wealth for herself. She has a net worth that is Presently estimated to be 170million naira ( $400,000)
Uju Okoli’s Age
Uju Okoli’s was born in 1983,she is 38 years old as of 2022
Frequently Asked Questions
1.How old is UJU?
She is 35 years old as of 2022. She is a famous talented actress in Nigeria.
2.Is UJU Okoli Nollywood actress married?
She often addresses herself as Ada Akokwa because of her personality. She is married, but has not revealed who her husband is.
3.Is UJU Okoli the daughter of Obi Okoli?
Rumours have it that she is his daughter, but recently her brother Tony posted on Instagram telling us they are not blood related. Mr Obi Okoli is from Anambra state while they are from Imo state so he is not Uju Okoli’s father.
4.Are the parents of UJU Okoli still alive?
Yes both parents are alive and healthy.