Happy birthday to the beautiful Nigerian actress Zainab Balogun as she clocks 29-years-old today. We wish the pretty and ever dashing fashionista more life and many celebrations to come, in respect to that we would be discussing about the ten things you know need to know about this British-born Nigerian actress.
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- She was born in London, United Kingdom
- She was scouted at the age of 16 and prior to that she was an amateur model of several industries.
- Aside from acting, Zainab also functions as the co-host of the television program The Host along with Lamide Akintobi on Ebonylife television.
- She attended University of Kent where she bagged a degree in Law.
- Zainab has not only appeared in Nollywood and British movies, she also played a pivotal role in the Indian (Bollywood) movie in 2012.
- She is a recipient of multiple awards including the Exquisite Lady of the Year in 2014 and the Sexiest On-Air Personality at the 2014 Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Awards.
- She mentioned Kenyan actress Lupita N’yongo as her role model and musician D’banj as her celebrity crush.
- She is the co-founder of an online entertainment web series called “The J-ist TV” which features top African personalities and also draws attention to the African culture and everything African.
- Some of Zainab’s most memorable movies in the Nigerian movie industry includes the Wedding Party series and 2015’s Ojukokoro.
- Zainab got married to the CEO of JetWest airline, Dikke Nwachukwu in May this year. It came as a surprise to everyone including her staunch followers.