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Jimmy Odukoya Basic Information
|Stage Name:||Jimmy Odukoya|
|Real Name:||Oluwajimi Odukoya|
|Occupation:||Actor, Motivational Speaker, Preacher, Musician|
|Date Of Birth/Age:||27 April 1987 (36) Years Old|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos, Nigeria|
|Education:||Oral Roberts University|
Jimmy Odukoya Biography
Oluwajimi Odukoya, a Nigerian actor and senior pastor of the Fountain of Life Church in Ilupeju, Lagos, was born on April 27, 1987. In the 2022 film The Woman King, he appeared as Oba Ade with Viola Davis and John Boyega. After his father passed away, he took over as the Fountain of Life Church’s official senior pastor. His sister Tolu Odukoya-Ijogun was confirmed as his associate senior pastor, effective September 2023.
Taiwo Odukoya is the father of Jimmy Odukoya. Pastor Daniel Taiwo Odukoya of Nigeria lived from 15 June 1956 to 7 August 2023. He served as the senior pastor and co-founder of The Fountain of Life Church, which is located in Ilupeju, Lagos, and has over 8,000 members as of the 2010s. At the age of 67, Taiwo Odukoya passed away in the United States on August 7, 2023.
A Nigerian pastor and televangelist by the name of Abimbola Rosemary “Bimbo” Odukoya (née Williams; 12 September 1960 – 11 December 2005), was Jimmy’s mother. She was married to Taiwo Odukoya, another co-founder of the Fountain of Life Church.
She was one of several people selected by Samsung to represent Nigeria in carrying the Olympic Torch in Athens, Greece, at the 2004 Olympic Games. She is a writer, well-known televangelist, in-demand conference speaker, youth mentor, and marriage counselor. She passed away as a result of the accident of Sosoliso Airlines Flight 1145.
Tolu and Tobi Odukoya are the names of Jimmy Odukoya’s sisters. His deceased stepmother Nomthi Odukoya left him two brothers as well. Timileyin and Jomiloju Odukoya are his brothers. After his father passed away, he took over as the Fountain of Life Church’s formal senior pastor, and his sister Tolu Odukoya-Ijogun was confirmed as his associate senior pastor, both beginning in September 2023.
The couple is happily married and has two children, a daughter and a son.
Pastor Jimmy wed Kemi Odukoya, a classmate from his secondary school, in March 2013.
Pastor Jimmy Odukoya’s exact net worth is not yet known. His net worth, however, is projected to be around $200,000.
The actor’s car(s) have not been disclosed.
His house(s) and where he resides are unknown.
Jimmy Odukoya played his debut film role in “Baby Shower” in 2016, which was written, directed, and produced by Desmond Elliot. Other films he has featured include Guyn Man, Tempted, Oga Pastor, The Bling Lagosians, Lifting the Veil, and The Bling Lagosians.
At FIILM, Jimmy Oduokaya is now the executive director. He was a candidate for the “Best Supporting Actor of the Year” Award from the City People Movie AMVCA. He portrayed Oba Ade in the wildly popular 2022 Netflix film The Woman King.