Toyin Abraham Biography, Cars, Lifestyle, Film Academy, House, Net worth and Age
Toyin Abraham is one of the veteran Nollywood actors today. She has been around the Nigerian entertainment industry since the early 2000s. Ever since then, she has gone ahead to involve herself in some record-breaking things inside the industry.
Toyin Abraham Ajeyemi
Date of birth
5 September 1982
Country of Origin
Federal Republic of Nigeria
Source of Wealth
Entertainment, Endorsement, movie
In this article, she shares with you everything you need to know about Toyin, her biography, net worth, cars and houses.
Toyin Abraham Biography
Born on the 5th of September 1980, in Auchi, Edo State, a town in southwest Nigeria. She grew up in Ibadan, Oyo state, still in the southwest. Born Toyin Aimakhu, she changed her name to Toyin Abraham in 2016. She claims that it was her family who made the decision to alter the name.
Toyin attended Queen’s Staff School and later moved on to the St. Anne’s School in Ibadan. To further her education in a higher institution, she went to Iree Polytechnic in Osun State for a national diploma in Business Studies. Later on, she got a Philosophy degree from Olabisi Onabanjo University and also later returned to Iree Polytechnic to get an OND in Marketing. For an HND in marketing, she obtained in Ibadan Polytechnic.
Toyin Abraham’s Acting Career
Toyin’s love and interest in acting stemmed from her love for traditional plays that were aired on local TV stations in the olden days.
Though her parents preferred her schooling and securing a regular white-collar job, she found a way to make both works. She divided her time in school to accommodate the time for attending auditions occasionally.
For Toyin, her debut in the Nigerian movie industry came with the presence of Bukky Wright, who visited Ibadan for a movie shoot.
Although Toyin was still a student at the time, she still took out time to audition. Luckily, her performance was considered exceptional. She was then called on to star in other movies.
Since 2003 Toyin made her way into the Nollywood industry, she has been featured in both Yoruba and English movies. Some of them include;
Seven and Half Dates
What just happened
Fate of Alakada
Don’t Get Mad, Get Even
Made in Heaven
Apart from starring in the movie Fate of Alakada, she was also the movie’s director. Fortunately, the movie became the best at the box office, grossing over 150 million viewers. Meanwhile, her first produced file in the industry was Alajotafollowed by its sequel, Alajota Reloaded
Another angle where Toyin exercises her directorial skills is in the reality show titled, Keeping Up With Toyin Aimakhu.
Like every other actor in their right, Toyin has won awards and gotten recognition for her involvement in the industry. Some of them include;
Best Supporting Actress (Yoruba) ‘Ebimi ni,’ Best of Nollywood Awards, 2013
Best Actress “Alakada,” Ben TV Awards, 2014
Best Actress in a Supporting Role ‘Esohe,’ Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), 2018
Best Supporting Actress Feature Film at the Five Continents International Film Festival (2017)
Best Actress “Alakada Reloaded,” Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY), 2017
Best Actress in a Drama at the Africa Magic Viewers’ choice awards (2020)
Toyin has also put her business side of her to use. She has a company that produces herbal medicine—Toyin Herbal. The company started in October 2019.
She noted that the reason for setting up this herbal medicine company was after her realization that many people have abandoned the traditional medicine that helped their forebears amid childlessness problems.
As a result, she created the Female Fertility Booster (FFB), a product that helps women conceive and bear children. The product is earmarked for improving sexual health, menstrual cycle, and cramps are balanced, and pregnancy is supported and stabilized.
She also makes black soaps, Avila Naturalle, these are all products targeted towards helping the skin stay fresh and glowing.
Toyin Abraham Cars
Even though Toyin Abraham does not show off her cars, she is indeed a lover of cars. Some of the cars Toyin own include,
Mercedes-Benz CLA 250
One of her most notable car purchases is the Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 in 2019 which was worth 26 million Naira.
Mercedes-Benz G-Class BRABUS 800
Toyin also has a 2011 model of the G-Class BRABUS that is estimated to be worth 150 million Naira.
Toyin Abraham’s Houses
Toyin Abraham has now moved into a luxurious mansion in one of the highbrow areas of Lagos. Although she didn’t make an official announcement on social media about it, Toyin Abraham has been teasing her fans with photos from the lush home.
Her husband, Kolawole Ajeyemi who is always quick to share photos has been posting shots captured in the new home as well.
The couple moved in about two months ago when Toyin Abraham turned 40 and the interior design and furnishings were done by HNK Interiors.
From the image and videos of the Interiors, you’ll find out that it’s a luxury home that’s worth millions of Naira.
Toyin Abraham’s Net Worth
Toyin Abraham has a lot of business engagements aside from her acting career. As such, these businesses have helped her build her net worth which is estimated at $3 million.
Like many top-performing actors, Toyin Abraham has done extremely well for herself. This is evident in the number of projects she has going on and how far she’s come in building her career.