By Jennifer Okundia
Nigerian actress, filmmaker, producer and director Toyin Abraham shows off a complete traditional Yoruba look wearing a lovely one piece red attire with her head gear to complete the look.
This comes ahead of her 38th birthday on Saturday September 5th 2020. Abraham is married to fellow actor Kolawole Ajeyemi and they have a son together.
The movie star was born in Auchi, a town in Edo State, South South Nigeria, but spent her early life in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State in southwestern Nigeria.
Abraham attended Osun State Polytechnic Iree; from 1999-2002, where she had her Pre- National Diploma, and Ordinary National Diploma. She obtained a Higher National Diploma Certificate in Marketing from Ibadan Polytechnic.
Toyin started her acting career in 2003, when Bukky Wright, a fellow actress, visited Ibadan to shoot a movie. She has since featured in and produced, directed several films including Alani Baba Labake and Ebimi ni.
She was nominated for Best Supporting Actress in a Yoruba film titled Ebimi ni during the 2013 Best of Nollywood Awards alongside Joke Muyiwa, who was nominated for Best Lead Actress in a Yoruba film titled Ayitale.