Who is Funke Akindele?
Nigerian actress Funke Akindele, popularly called Jenifa, is one of the big shots TV series media personalities in Nigeria. Her grass-to-grace story is inspiring and has kept her a bright star of TV dramas.
The actress who was born on August 24, 1977, once told the story of how no producer wanted to give her a lead role during auditions but that didn't deter her determination to make it in life. Rather than give up on her passion for acting, she opted to make her own film.
Funke, popularly known as Jenifa, started her career in extreme difficulty
For this bold move, luck has shone on the mother of two as the actress has garnered great influence and affluence in the Nollywood film industry which features her popular TV drama series, Jenifa's Diary as a household sitcom in Nigeria.
The actress just welcomed a set of twins with her husband, JJC Skillz back in 2018. This is a relief for those of her supporters as the actress now can relish her happy family life after parting from her ex-husband in 2013.
In this article, Naijauto.com will be unveiling Funke Akindele car collection and all the luxury items that have been associated with her. Sit back and enjoy it!
Funke Akindele car collection
In Jenifa's fleet of cars are very exotic models from the top luxury brands such as Rolls-Royce, Lamborghini, and Bentley. This is prehensible as the fact that Jenifa is currently one of the Top 10 richest actresses in Nigeria. Puls, in her league are famous and influential media personalities like billionaire blogger Linda Ikeji, superstar actresses Genevieve Nnaji, Omotola Ekehinde and talented musician Teni Apata who have all been seen alongside the riding beasts. So what does Funke have to relate? Check our her car collection below!
Funke surrounds herself with an affluent network and luxury cars too
1. White Bentley Continental
For such a charming and hi-class actress as Funke, a Bentley Continental is truly a wise choice. The car is reported to cost up to 71.5 million naira.
The Nollywood star chose white as her favorite ride color and this picture below has proved it matched perfectly with her elegant dress.
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Funke rode to her wedding reception, revealing her
N71.5 million Bentley Continental
2. Classic Rolls-Royce
Another car in luxury white. Though Funke hasn't revealed much about her classic Rolls-Royce, Naijauto predicts its price is no less than 50 million.
Funke and AY Makun poses alongside her Classic Rolls-Royce
3. Lamborghini Aventador
Say wow! This lady really knows how to enjoy her life with the acquisition of a Lambo. Not many people, even celebrities in the Nollywood industry, can afford this Lamborghini Aventador because of its whopping price tag - 143 million to be exact.
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Funke Akindele's Lamborghini Aventador is estimated to be worth
4. Toyota Land Cruiser
Despite the number of supercars she has, Funke still needs a rugged model to protect her from potential threats. That's why she opts for a Land Cruiser which costs roughly 30 million.
Some safety features you can find on a Toyota Land Cruiser include:
- Anti-lock brakes
- Stability control
- Front-impact airbags, side-impact airbags, knee airbags
- Security system
The Toyota Land Cruiser is reported to cost her approximately
5. Toyota RAV4
The final name in Funke's garage is a Toyota RAV4. However, she hardly shows off this ride outside, so we can't say for sure which version it is as well as its estimated price.
The only clue we got from this picture is its red color, lol.
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Funke Akindele poses alongside her Toyota Rav4 in a distant shoot
More about Funke Akindele life stories
As of November 2019, the superstar actress, Funke Akindele is estimated to be worth $700,000. Funke Akindele came to limelight after she played the lead role in a United Nation's sponsored family sitcom, I Need to Know which aired from 1998 to 2002. Following that came her big-time break in 2009 when she featured in the now popular TV series, Jenifa's Diary, where she played the role of an illiterate but very confident and industrious young woman who went through thick and thin to emerge.
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Overall, Funke Akindele has featured in over one hundred movies and has also won several awards to commensurate her work. In 2009, she won the African Movie Academy Awards in a leading role for the very first time. By 2016, she won the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards, AMVCA for best actress in a comedy.
In addition to all of her work, Funke Akindele also runs a charity organization called The Jenifa Foundation whose vision is to discover and nurture young talents to be independent.
Funke Akindele owns a multi-million-naira mansion located in AMEN estate, Lekki
Now that you have seen Funke Akindele car collection, you should also know that the superstar actress also holds long-standing ambassadorial deals with big multinational companies like GLO, Unilever, Keystone Bank amongst others.
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