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Omawumi est une Actrice Nigerienne née le 13 avril 1982


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Nom de naissance Omawumi Megbele
Nationalité Nigeria
Naissance 13 avril 1982 (39 ans)

Omawumi Megbele, nom de scène Omawumi, née le 13 avril 1982 dans l'État du Delta au Nigeria, est une actrice du cinéma Nollywood mais également une chanteuse, compositrice. Elle fait également partie de la campagne Rise with the Energy of Afric. Elle se révèle en tant que finaliste du jeux télévisé Idols .


Early life and education
Omawumi was born to Chief Dr. Frank and Mrs. Aya Megbele on 13 April 1982. She attended Nana Primary School during her pupilage, and later attended the College of Education Demonstration Secondary School. She graduated from Ambrose Alli University with a Law degree. After graduating in 2005, she moved to Port Harcourt, Rivers State, where she worked with her family's law firm called "O.S Megbele & Associates". She also studied French at Alliance Francaise.

Music career
Omawumi rose to prominence as a contestant on Idols West Africa. Omawumi, with her strong voice and out-going personality, was voted the 1st runner-up of the competition when it ended in May 2007. Since then, she has had numerous performances on the stage with musicians such as P-Square, 2face Idibia, D'Banj, Banky W, M.I, Sasha, 9ice, Chaka Demus and Pliers, Carl Thomas, Angie Stone and Donell Jones, among others.

Acting career
Omawumi played a minor role in the 2009 edition of the V-Monolugues, a play that reflects the negative issues affecting women in Nigeria. She also starred in the musical play Olurombi. She had a minor role in the movie Inale, a Hollywood/Nollywood Bongos-Ikwe production, starring Hakeem Kae Kazeem, Dede Mabiaku, and Ini Edo. In 2011, she starred in Funke Akindele's Return of Jenifa. Moreover, she starred in Yvonne Nelson's House of Gold (2013) alongside Majid Michel and Ice Prince.

Le plus souvent avec

Ivie Okujaye
Ivie Okujaye
(1 films)
Majid Michel
Majid Michel
(2 films)
Mbong Amata
Mbong Amata
(1 films)
Beverly Naya
Beverly Naya
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmographie de Omawumi (3 films)

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Inalé (2010)
, 1h30
Origine Nigeria
Genres Musical
Thèmes Musique
Acteurs Caroline Chikezie, Mbong Amata, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Nse Ikpe Etim, Ini Edo, Omawumi
Rôle Ene
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The film opens with a man telling his little daughter a tale about Idomaland. Odeh (Hakeem Kae-Kazim) and Princess Inale (Caroline Chikezie) are both in love with each other. however, according to the customs of the land, Odeh has to wrestle several other suitors of Inale in order to be able to have Inale's hand in marriage. Odeh wrestles several men and wins in all the fights; King Oche, the King of Otukpo and Inale's father declares Odeh the winner. Just before the wrestling ceremony ends, a masked stranger appears and challenges Odeh to a fight; the Stranger wins and he's revealed to be Prince Agaba (Keppy Ekpeyong Bassey), a Prince from Apah, a nearby village, which has been in a long rift with Otukpo. The king reluctantly declares the new winner and tells Prince Agaba that his wife would be escorted to his village the next day.