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Onyeka Onwenu is a Actor Nigerienne born on 17 may 1961 at Onitsha (Nigeria)

Onyeka Onwenu

Onyeka Onwenu
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Birth name Onyeka Onwenu
Nationality Nigeria
Birth 17 may 1961 (61 years) at Onitsha (Nigeria)

Onyeka Onwenu (born 17 May 1952 ) is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, actress, journalist, politician, and X Factor series judge. She is the youngest daughter of the Nigerian educationist and politician D.K Onwenu. Dubbed the "Elegant Stallion" by the Nigerian press, she is a former chairperson of the Imo State Council for Arts and Culture,
and currently the Executive Director/chief executive officer of the National Centre for Women Development.

Usually with

Biyi Bandele
Biyi Bandele
(1 films)
Susie Wokoma
Susie Wokoma
(1 films)
Paul  Thomson
Paul Thomson
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Onyeka Onwenu (2 films)

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Actress

Half of a Yellow Sun, 1h51
Directed by Biyi Bandele
Origin Nigeria
Genres Drama, Historical, Romance
Themes Films set in Africa
Actors Thandie Newton, Anika Noni Rose, Chiwetel Ejiofor, John Boyega, Onyeka Onwenu, Joseph Mawle
Roles Mama
Rating60% 3.046743.046743.046743.046743.04674
During the mid-to-late sixties, twin sisters Olanna (Thandie Newton) and Kainene (Anika Noni Rose) return to Nigeria after their education in England, they make decisions that shock their family. Olanna moves in with her lover, the ‘revolutionary professor’ Odenigbo (Chiwetel Ejiofor) and his houseboy Ugwu (John Boyega) while Kainene takes over the family interests and pursues a career as a businesswoman, falling in love with Richard (Joseph Mawle), an English writer.