Kehinde Bankole Biography: Age, Net Worth, Parents, Siblings, Career, Awards, Wikipedia,

May 30, 2024 0 Posted By Haruna Ayuba

Kehinde Bankole is a talented and versatile Nigerian actress, model, and television host. She first rose to prominence in 2003 when she participated in Miss Commonwealth Nigeria, and then went on to compete in MBGN (Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria) in 2004.

Her acting career began in 2007 with a role in Wale Adenuga‘s popular TV series, Super Story. Since then, she has won several awards and has become a well-known name in the Nigerian entertainment industry.


  • Full Name: Kehinde Bankole
  • Stage Name: Kehinde Bankole
  • Born: March 27, 1985
  • Age: 39 years old
  • Birthplace: Ogun State, Nigeria
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Occupation: Nigerian actress, model, and television host
  • Height: 5’8”
  • Parents: Babatunde Bankole and Titilayo Bankole
  • Siblings: 5 – Taiwo Bankole, Oyinlola Olaranwaju, Olawasegun Bankole, Dotin Bankole, and Folarin Bankole
  • Spouse: Unknown
  • Children: Unknown
  • Relationship Status: Single
  • Net Worth: $500,000 to $1 million

Early Life and Education

Kehinde Bankole is a Nigerian actress, born on March 27, 1985, in Ogun State. She is the fourth child out of six of her parents, architect Babatunde Bankole and administrative secretary Titilayo Bankole.

Kehinde has a twin sister, Taiwo, who is also an occasional actress. She attended Tunwase Nursery and Primary School, Ikeja, before studying Mass Communication at Olabisi Onabanjo University. However, she took a break from her studies in 2004 to focus on her flourishing modeling career.


Kehinde Bankole first gained recognition when she auditioned for the Miss Commonwealth Nigeria pageant in 2003 and landed a spot in the top 10. Although she did not win, the experience opened doors for her in the industry.

She also competed in the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant and later became the face of Lux in 2007, along with Sylvia Udeogu and Olaide Olaogun. This opportunity helped to boost her career and establish her as a successful model.

Kehinde Bankole began her acting career while serving as a Lux ambassador and has since appeared in popular productions such as Super Story and Papa Ajasco.

One of her most notable roles is as Kiki Obi in Desperate Housewives Africa, and she has also starred in the movie Prophetess alongside Toyin Abraham. Bankole’s skills and dedication to her craft have made her a rising star in the Nigerian acting industry.

Awards and Nominations

Award Wins

  • Revelation of the Year Award at the 2009 Best of Nollywood Awards: This award recognized her breakout performance early in her career.

Possible Nominations

  • There are mentions of nominations for awards like the Nigeria Entertainment Award for Actress of the Year (Nollywood) and City People Movie Award for Best Actress of the Year (English), but confirming these nominations might require searching entertainment news archives or reaching out to award organizations directly.

Social Media

  • Instagram: @_kehindebankole
  • Facebook: Kehinde Bankole
  • Twitter: @_kehindebankole

Personal Life

Kehinde Bankole values her privacy and has chosen not to publicly share details about her personal life. As such, she has not confirmed or denied any rumors about her romantic relationships.

While there have been rumors linking her to fellow actor Wole Ojo, she has not publicly acknowledged any romantic involvement with him or any other colleagues.

Net Worth

Kehinde Bankole is a Nigerian actress and model, with an estimated net worth of USD 500,000 to $1 million.

However, it’s important to note that celebrity net worth figures are often based on estimates and may not always be completely accurate. Additionally, net worth can fluctuate over time due to various factors such as investments, endorsements, and other sources of income.

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