Born in Oyo State as the first child of his parents, Olaniyi had his formal education at St. Michael Primary School, Oke-Ibo, Oyo State and Durbar Grammar School, Oyo Town, Oyo State where he completed his secondary school education.
Olaniyi’s acting career started in 1992, after joining a theatre group introduced to him by a friend. In 1996, Olaniyi relocated to Lagos State to further his career and has since starred in several Yoruba films.
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Olaniyi is married to Omolara Afonja with whom he has two children.
While many top Yoruba actors and actresses can easily boast of a standard education, this man can not. He was born on 14th October, 1974. He started acting at an early age but his breakthrough wasn’t forthcoming until he moved to Lagos. He relocated to Lagos to further enhance his opportunity and voila, he made it in a matter of few years.Sanyeri is known for his clownish antics in Yoruba comedy movies. He has been very successful in his chosen genre (comedy). His most famous production is ‘Muniru ati Ambali’, where he featured alongside his bossom friend, Tijani.Afonja is estimated to worth 160 million Naira.Pls SUBSCRIBE below to our Youtube channel and mailing list to get fresh updates on money making and inspiring videos and articles.