Iniobong Edo Ekim is a name too popular to be forgotten by any Nigerian. It is therefore not surprising that her ardent fans would want to know how old she is.
Ini Edo is an Ibibio actress from Akwa Ibom State born on April 19, 1982. Ini Edo had a strict upbringing thanks to a mother who was a teacher and her father, a church elder.
She attended Cornelius Connelly College for her high school education and graduated with a diploma in Theatre Arts from the University of Uyo. She also completed her bachelor’s degree program at the University of Uyo where she studied English. In 2014, she was awarded a scholarship to study law at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).
The beautiful dark-skinned Nigerian actress commenced her acting career in 2003 with her debut in Thick Madam. Afterwards, her acting prowess was discovered by the producer at the audition she attended. Her breakthrough came in 2004 when she played the role of a village girl who captured the heart of a very handsome prince in the movie titled Worlds Apart.
She has gone on to feature in over 100 films. Her acting prowess has made her one of the most sought-after actress in Nigeria and Africa in general. She has been a GLO ambassador for ten years from 2006 to 2016 and serves in ambassadorial capacities for other well-known brands.
The beautiful actress was appointed The Special Assistant to the Akwa Ibom State Governor on Culture and Tourism, by Udom Gabriel Emmanuel in 2016 and currently holds the office till date. A simple calculation shows that she is currently 34 years old.