Arinze Okonkwo is a Nigerian actor and businessman known for his role in the movie “My Children and I”.
Okonkwo was born on March 13 and originally hails from Nnewi in Anambra state.
He obtained a bachelor’s degree in Economics at Obafemi Awolowo University and also a Masters degree in Business Administration from the same University.
Arinze lost his mother, Mrs Kwakego Gladys Okonkwo in 2017, few months after he remarried.
His charisma on set is enough to make things happen in movies. he’s the type that make will make you anticipate for the next thing with his intriguing roles.
Okonkwo started out as a model before delving into acting.
He joined the Nigerian movie industry industry in 2001 where he first played a lead role in a movie alongside veteran actress Eucharia Anunobi,
Ever since he came to limelight, he has starred in many movies such as; My children and I, Troubled Waters, Covenant Keeping God, Crazy temper, Bless Me, Explosion, Revelation, Money in the Bank and many others.
Aside acting, he is also businessman that runs Jaspido, a fashion outfit.
Personal Life, Wedding & More
Arinze Okonkwo got married first to a banker, Ifeoma Nnaju in 2010 but their relationship was shortlived, having lasted for only a year and six months.
Okonkwo got married to a second wife Ujunwa Chineme Aneke in September 2017. Uju Aneke who is 35 years of age, studied Chemical engineer at the University of Nsukka. She works in an oil comapny in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State.
Both Okonkwo and Uju had met at an event, child dedication to be precise and their relationship took off from there.
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