Ogechi Igwe Shirley Biography, Age, Net Worth, Movies, Pictures, Wikipedia, Boyfriend, Parents

Ogechi Igwe Shirley Biography: Age, Net Worth, Movies, Pictures, Wikipedia, Boyfriend, Parents

January 26, 2021 0 Posted By Blessing Buchi


Ogechi Shirley Igwe (born 2 April 1988) is a 36-year-old fast-rising Nollywood Nigerian actress and model.

She is one of the celebrated on-screen characters who has been featured in many movies.

The gorgeous actress is also a filmmaker and brand ambassador to some top companies in the country.

Shirley Igwe
Shirley Igwe: History, Bio, Photo
Wiki Facts & Data History
Full Name: Ogechi Shirley Igwe
Stage Name: Shirley Igwe
Born: 2 April 1988 (age 36 years old)
Birth Place: Imo
State Of Origin: Imo State
Nationality: Nigerian
Boyfriend • Husband: Private
Occupation: Actress • Model
Net Worth: $100,000-$500,000

Early Life

Ogechi Igwe Shirley was born to Mr. and Mrs. Igwe on the 2nd of April 1988. She hails from Imo State, southeast Nigeria.

She is an Igbo lady who can speak her dialect fluently. She was raised in the culture and traditions of her people.

She is an orphan. Her mother had passed away when she was 13 while her father died in 2014. Shirley was 26 years old then. Both parents had suffered from diabetes before passing away.


Ogechi Igwe Shirley obtained her First School Leaving Certificate in Imo State.

She completed her secondary school education at Federal Government Girls College, Owerri.

After leaving high school, she studied at Imo State University where she bagged a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications.


Due to Ogechi Igwe Shirley’s attractive beauty and lovely body shape, modeling gigs always come in Shirley‘s way. In the past decade, she has worked with many brands as their ambassador, advertising their products and services. She has also graced the cover of some magazines in Nigeria.

She has modeled for Delta Soap in the past, where she was the face of one of their products.

Some of the brands she has collaborated with include; Beauty Plus Online, Nollywood Namaste TV, Condburg Luxury Lifestyle, Yomi Salaam Photography, Nene Jewelry and Craft, La Shugaz Beauty, Canaan Bee Studio, Ruth Kolours.

At the young age of twenty-five, she was appointed as the Principal Protocol Officer (PPO) to the executive governor of Imo State, Dr. Rochas Okorocha. This was in 2013.

She worked with the governor for two years, handling his itinerary and accompanying him to party conventions and events.

Shirley has been active in the Nollywood industry since 2012. She has starred in several movies, producing a few of them. She is a very creative actress who can play any role assigned to her. The movie which shot her into the limelight is Mercy The Bus Driver.

Some of the big names in the industry she has worked with include; Patience Ozokwo, Mike Godson, Oma Nnadi, Nosa Rex, Jerry Williams, Juliet Ndudi, Joe Iweka, Ebele Okaro, Yul Edochie, Ray Emodi.

Besides acting, she is also a humanitarian. She set up a foundation to fight Diabetes in Nigeria.


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Social Media

Ogechi Igwe Shirley has over 149k followers on her Instagram page. Her Official Instagram account is @shirleyigwe.

Personal Life

Ogechi Igwe Shirley is 36 years old. A Christian, Shirley is unmarried. She is currently in a serious relationship that has been rumored to be headed for the altar.

Nevertheless, she’s yet to reveal the identity of her lover because she is a very private person.

She is a very successful actress and model who is able to live a very comfortable life.

She has apartments in Lagos and Imo State. She is the proud owner of an exotic car.

Net Worth

The beautiful Nollywood personality, Ogechi Igwe Shirley has an estimated net worth of $100,000-$500,000.

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