Oge Okoye cars: the actress proves that taste for car is no gender matter

08/23/2020

Posted by: Ikeokwu Chidozie

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Oge Okoye's car collection with most of them being SUVs brings us the wonder if it's only men who know how to toy with speed and off-road ability? No!

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Along with the up-growth of someone, he/she always got someone who was set to be his/her example. Most of them are famous or at least influential in some given way. For that reason, celebrities are often picked as role model for the young or even the adultery and follow their success stories.

Today, we bring you the stories of Oge Okoye biography, cars, houses, and lifestyle with the hope that it nurtures the great Nigerian minds of the future who dare to dream and be consistent with what they choose!

1. Who is Oge Okoye?

The name Oge Okoye is one that should ring a bell in the mind of any avid Nollywood fan, the famous diva known widely for her phenomenal acting skills.

Her beauty, brains, and ability to adapt to any given role are what put her in the spotlight today.

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The famous Nollywood actress

Oge Okoye's age

Okoye was born on the 16th of November 1980, in the city of London, England. She was, however, raised in Lagos, Nigeria.

Oge Okoye's career

The teenager Oge Okoye went on to study Theatre Arts which she graduated from with a degree from the prestigious Nnamdi Azikiwe University.

Starting her acting career in 2001, she got her chance in the spotlight by 2002 after starring in the Nollywood blockbuster movie “Spanner”.

Okoye acted alongside Chinedu Ikedieze and others in the earlier years of her career, after which her reputation rose quickly, making her recognized actress.

She has starred in over 150 successful Nollywood movies. Some of her most well-received are Blackberry Babes (2010), Crazy Passion (2005), Desperate love, and even a popular television series called “Hotel Majestic”, where she acts as a chambermaid.

Oge Okoye's awards

Oge Okoye has come a long way in her career and is the proud recipient of many famous and recognized awards, some of them include National Heritage Award (2011), African Peace Global patron Award (2012), Most Prolific Actress of the Year(2012), Best Actress of the Year at City People Entertainment Awards, Most prominent Actress at the Africa Movie Academy Awards and counting.

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Oge Okoye's legacy

She dived headfirst into her career as an actress inspired by her role models, American actress Julia Roberts, Nigeria’s Liz Benson, and Nollywood Veteran actor, Olu Jacobs.

After spending nearly two decades in the Nigerian entertainment industry, Oge Okoye has managed to make a name for herself in the business and has become an inspiration and an icon to many aspiring and upcoming actors and actresses.

After a very successful career, moonlighting as an actress, producer, model, and television personality, Okoye has recently chosen to take a short break to focus on her family.

Oge Okoye's family

Oge Okoye, tied the knot in 2005 to her long-time sweetheart, Stanley Duru, and their marriage was blessed with two children. They enjoyed a blissful marriage but, however, encountered irreconcilable differences and have since been divorced.

2. Oge Okoye's Net worth

It is safe to say that Okoye is an actress who has paid her dues by putting in the time and effort required of one to become a success in the Nigerian entertainment industry.

Easily one of the richest and most influential actresses in Nigeria, Okoye has been said to have an estimated net worth of ₦360 million.

3. Oge Okoye's cars and house

3.1 Oge Okoye's cars

Of recent, it has been a trending vogue of celebrities to show off their hard-earned money invested in luxury vehicles, mansions, motorbikes, and even private jets.

Oge Okoye is no different as she has also taken social media to let the world know about her enjoyable lifestyle.

BMW X6 - ₦23.2 million

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Oge's BMW X6

The luxury SUV with a 3.0 liter 6-cylinder engine that delivers up to 302 horsepower to drive the 8-speed automatic transmission. The BMW X6 is an urban lifestyle vehicle that carries 5 passengers conveniently. It is a muscular 5-door cross-over exterior design that takes charge of the road whenever it rolls out.

Mercedes-Benz GLE - ₦20.6 million

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Oge's Mercedes-Benz GLE

This cross-over SUV looks identical to the X6 by BMW; the Mercedes-Benz GLE has 5-door access to the interior which accommodates 5 passengers. It is powered by a 3.5-litre V6 engine running its 7-speed transmission.

The actress surely enjoys pulling up in her Benz since her fans relate luxury with the brand very commonly.

Toyota RAV4 - ₦10.8 million

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Oge's Toyota RAV4

The compact SUV from Toyota with a new Electric Power Steering (EPS) control system. The vehicle delivers utility and urban lifestyle convenience with its 2.0-litre 4-cylinder engine and 4-speed automatic transmission. It suits the actress best when she goes for her workouts and casual meetups.

Toyota 4Runner (Silver) - ₦14.5 million

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Oge's Toyota 4Runner

This is a mid-sized SUV with 4.0-litre V6 engine running a 4-speed automatic transmission. This vehicle is comfortable, and has the ability to maneuver off-road as well as smooth city drive.

It is safe to say Oge Okoye's car collection has many utility vehicles and this is one of them.

Infiniti G35 (Black) - ₦12.6 million

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Oge's Infinit G35

The luxury Japanese brand's car is equipped with a 3.5-litre V6 engine that powers a 5-speed automatic transmission. The engine cranks out 306 horsepower that moves the 4-door sedan to the comfort of its owner.

This vehicle endows Oge Okoye car collection as one of the only two sedans.

Ford Explorer Sport Trac - ₦11.3 million

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Oge's Ford Explorer Sport Trac

The Explorer Sport Trac is a pickup truck with 4.0L V6 engine and 5-speed automatic transmission. There are four doors which are meant for the driver, passenger and crew cabin access into the vehicle. This vehicle commands the tracks and surely makes the actress feel in charge of function and activities.

Toyota Camry - ₦12.7 million

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Oge's Toyota Camry

The Camry is the other sedan car body style in Oge Okoye's garage; it has a muscle 4-door body design.

The Toyota Camry comes equipped with a 4-cylinder engine and 5-speed automatic transmission system that conquers the road. It fits the actress when she mixes in the city traffic since this tasteful car is a common city luxury property in Nigeria.

Lexus RX350 - ₦13.3 million

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Oge's Lexus RX350

Lexus, the luxury company extension from Toyota makes vehicle similar to its parent company.

The RX350 is a midsize crossover 5-door SUV that accommodates five passengers comfortably. It is powered by a 3.5-litre V6 engine that moves the car with its 6-speed transmission system. This SUV has a totally elegant design and its features bring more admiration for Oge Okoye.

In her posts with these cars, she mentions that hard work pays and is seen posing confidently with the cars in the background.

List of Oge Okoye's cars
 N/O Car model Price
 1  BMW X6  ₦23.2 million
 2  Mercedes-Benz GLE  ₦20.6 million         
 3  Toyota RAV4   ₦10.8 million 
 4  Toyota 4Runner (Silver)   ₦14.5 million 
 5  Infiniti G35 (Black)   ₦12.6 million    
 6  Ford Explorer Sport Trac   ₦11.3 million 
 7  Toyota Camry   ₦12.7 million 
 8  Lexus RX350   ₦13.3 million 

3.2 Oge Okoye's house

Oge Okoye was once seen posting a picture of an uncompleted mansion which she has claimed to be under construction in Lekki, Lagos. She has confirmed that the mansion is in her possession and it is supposed to cost over N100 million Naira, this she says, is the fruit of her hard labour. Her fans are happy for her, and she has promised to reveal its location once it has been finished and is ready to be unveiled.

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4. Oge Okoye's controversies and side stories

Around the 28th of March, 2019, it was rumored that the actress was spotted in the church of the controversial pastor Alpha Lukau, who is the Head pastor of the famous South African church, Alleluia Ministries International, & known for having miracles that are allegedly staged.

The church has been brought to the spotlight time and again due to the varying degrees of accusations brought against the church and its pastor by former members and critics.

Sources say that Lukau shared prophecies with Oge Okoye and gave a few predictions of her daughter, Crystal Okoye’s future. The actress, however, decried all negative rumours concerning her visit mentioning that the visit had been over a year ago (October 2018) and that she had simply been standing in for a sick aunt who could not make the journey to the church.

Finally, Okoye says she is about to launch her foundation; an NGO called Positive Life for Children Foundation (PLCF). This foundation aims at providing for and aiding the less privileged and those with special needs. Hopefully, the best is yet to come from our shining star Oge Okoye.

5. Conclusion

Everyone has a dream life and if having a good car is a dream to many, it is safe to say that Oge Okoye is living the dream lives of millions. She does not only own exotic cars, she owns many of them but it is worth it. She gives years of devotion to the entertainment scene and now it's time for the crop!

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