Okiki Afolayan is one of the top movie directors currently dominating the Yoruba movie industry with quality movie Productions.
But, people don’t know the humble beginning of this easy going dude. He’s from Kwara State but was born and breed in Lagos to be precise Mushin, He’s the fourth child in a family of five. He attended Answarul Islam School Agege for his secondary school.
He later delved to learn vocation, when his mother who was selling “Adalu” (mixed Beans and Corn) at Ladipo Oshodi, Lagos couldn’t afford to further invest in his education, he later started selling meat at the popular Miami Market in Oshodi Lagos, subsequently a friend introduced him into acting, and the rest has now become history
Now, He’s a competent film producer, story writer and Director, He started his career as an Actor, years back under Dejo Tunfulu, but he later discovered acting is not really his way, He stopped and pick up a form as a continuity manager under Mr Olumide Adebayo, which he did for years, but later progressed into movie directing
Today, He’s an Award Winning Movie Director