Nigerian Celebrity Biography: Toyin Abraham

Toyin Abraham

Biography of Toyin Abraham



Born Olutoyin Aimakhu in Auchi, Edo State on 5th of September, 1984, Toyin Abraham is a notable Nollywood actress and filmmaker. The youngest of family of 5, she grew up in Ibadan, Oyo State. In 2003, Bukky Wright went to shoot a movie at Ibadan. It was there Toyin Abraham’s acting career began. From then on, the Yoruba movie star has gone on to become a household name in the Nigerian movie industry. Today, Toyin Abraham is a celebrated actress having featured in several movies including Alani Baba Labake and has also produced a few. She was married to Adeniyi Johnson in 2012 but the marriage would not last owing to charge of infidelity. So in 2015, the couple parted ways.

Education: After obtaining a National Diploma from Ibadan Polytechnic, Toyin proceeded to the University of Ibadan where she graduated with a degree in Philosophy.

Popular Roles: Toyin Abraham is well known for her enthralling role in the movie titled Alani Baba Labake.

Breakout Movies: Alani Baba Labake (2013)

Popular Movies:

  • Alani Baba Labake (2013)
  • Ebi Mi Ni (2013)
  • Alakada (2013)
  • Ile Oko Mi
  • Simbi

Toyin Abraham

Recent Movies:

  • Alakada Reloaded (2017)
  • Alapandede (2017)
  • Oko Oju Omi (2017)
  • Ile Oko Mi (2017)


  • (Nominated Best Supporting Actress) Best of Nollywood Awards, 2013
  • (Best Nollywood Actress (Yoruba), MAYA Awards
  • (Best Actress) BEN TV,  2014


Among many Nollywood superstars, Toyin Abraham remains one of the most controversial. She has always given Nigerian entertainment news outlets gist to munch. If it is not about her divorce with her ex-husband, then it would be about her face-off with another Nollywood actress, Adesua Etomi. Also recently, the controversial actress went to her twitter page to announce her change of name from Toyin Aimakhu to Toyin Abraham. Being a chubby person initially, Toyin’s stunning new look of slim body shape was talk for a long time, especially online.

Social Profile:

  • Facebook: Toyin Abraham
  • Twitter: @abraham_toyin
  • Instagram: @toyin_abraham
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