Lola Omotayo Biography | Early Life, Career, Net worth
- Name: Lola Okoye
- Year of Birth: 1974
- Nationality: Nigerian
She can also be called Lola Okoye. Omotayo is married to Peter Okoye, one of the P-Square Twins.
Lola Omotayo-Okoye Parents
Omotayo was born on the 2nd September 1974 and a Nigerian too. However, while she is a Nigerian, she has a double nationality being also a Russian. Her father is a Nigerian, and her mother is a Russian.
Her father and mother met in Russia and got married there before they relocated to Nigeria.
However, she was not born until her parents moved to Nigeria. Her full name is Titilayo Loretta Omotayo.
Her father’s name is Dipo Omotayo, and he owns a famous company in Nigeria called Silcox Drilling and Completion Services; it is an oil and gas company with its base in Lagos.
Lola Okoye age
She is 47 years old as at 2021
Lola Omotayo got admitted to study Psychology at the University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, as far back as 1990.
She later left Nigeria for the United States of America to continue her studies.
Omotayo decided to move because of the incessant strike actions in Nigerian universities, which affect the smooth running of academic activities.
In the United States, she was admitted to study Theatre Arts at the San Francisco University.
Since she graduated from the University, Lola Omotayo worked with several organizations and is a business development director.
As of today, she works in her father’s company as one of the executives.
Who is Peter Okoye’s wife?
She is married Peter Okoye on the 17th November 2013, and the marriage was well talked about.
The wedding is blessed with two children named Cameron Okoye and Aliona Okoye. The couple gave birth to Cameron in 2008.
So, he came into their lives about five years before his parents” wedding.
Lola Omotayo was not so popular before getting married to Peter Okoye, but the marriage has put her in the spotlight since then.
Some insist that Lola Omotayo contributes to the globally proclaimed separation between Peter Okoye and his twin brother, Paul Okoye.
However, she has used every opportunity to tell the world that she is not involved in the rift in any way.
She even made a post on Twitter on the 18th November 2020, in which she advised the two brothers to bury the hatchet.
However, Paul Okoye’s wife responded to the Twitter post from Lola, calling her a snake and pretender.
Even Paul Okoye responded to the same post, calling Lola a manipulator that does evil things behind closed doors.
Lola Okoye and Peter Okoye
A biography about Lola Okoye will not be complete if we do not write something about Peter Okoye, bearing in mind that it was her marriage to Peter that bought her into the limelight.
Peter Okoye is one of the duos that formed the now-defunct P-Square Group, which was an R&B music band.
The other member of that group was Paul Okoye. The name of their elder brother is Jude Okoye, who is a notable personality in the Nigerian music industry.
Lola Omotayo Okoye net worth
Her net worth is estimated to be $500,000. However, her husband, Peter Okoye, is estimated to be richer than her, with an estimated bet worth $12 million.