Nollywood actor, Gideon Okeke welcomes first child with wife (photos)


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Nollywood actor, Gideon Okeke has welcomed his first child with his beautiful wife yesterday. The excited actor took to his social media platform to share the good news.

Gideon landed his first lead role in the Nigerian drama film Relentless in 2010, starring alongside Jimmy Jean-Louis and Nneka Egbuna.

His second lead role was in the 2014 crime thriller A Place in the Stars. In the same year, he played the role of Tobena, the love interest of the lead character in the romantic comedy When Love Happens. Other films to his credit include the caper crime comedy Gbomo Gbomo Express and the Ghanaian romantic drama Anniverssary.


In 2016 he was cast in the drama thriller 93 Days. Starring alongside Danny Glover, Gideon received an AMVCA nomination for his portrayal of Dr Morris Ibeawuchi, one of the surviving doctors of the Nigerian Ebola crisis.

He wrote;

My Shakara just start.
EZRA is Here.
Ekun l’ekun bi meeeehn….
Now may the “Wise Men” proceed.


Gideon Okeke is a Nigerian actor, model and TV Presenter. He came to the public eye in 2006 when he appeared as a contestant on the first edition of Big Brother Nigeria. In 2008, Gideon joined the cast of MNET TV series Tinsel on which he is a regular to date.


An only child, Gideon Okeke grew up in Ajegunle, one of the slums of Lagos, a place he speaks so fondly of.


He attended Nnamdi Azikiwe University where he studied applied bio-chemistry. He later enrolled at the Lee Strasberg institute in New York where he obtained professional training in acting.

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