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Dayo Amusa: Biography, Education, Career, Marriage, Net Worth, Achievements and Controversy



By Balogun Kamilu Lekan


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Temidayo Amusa, famously known as Dayo Amusa, is a Nigerian actor, recording artist, educationist, entrepreneur, filmmaker, media personality, and producer.

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She was born on 20th July 1984 in Surulere, Lagos State.

Dayo is the proprietress of PayDab Shools which has two locations in Ibadan and Lagos.


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Dayo attended Kenny-Tee Private School, Surulere, Lagos, for her elementary education before heading to Mayflower Secondary School in Ikenne Remo, Ogun State and Mamak Secondary School in Sagamu, Ogun State for her secondary education.

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Later, she proceeded to Moshood Abiola Polytechnic in Abeokuta, Ogun State, where she bagged a Food Science and Technology diploma.


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Amusa started her career as an actor in 2002. In the course of her career to date, Dayo has had the opportunity to get involved in some top movie projects. Some include Ajegbodo, Oju Awo, Ekan Soso, Oogun Mii, Dewunmi Iberu, Inu, Idaa, Aroba, Unforgivable, Pathetic, and Omoniyun.

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Most of her roles are in Yoruba movies, but she has also been featured in Nigerian English movies.

Dayo is also a movie producer who has some top movie production to her name. One is “Unforgivable (Ainidariji)”, directed by Desmond Elliot. 

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Amusan is also a musician with some hit songs to her name. One is Ayemi Remix ft Oritsefemi. Some other tracks from her songs are Aye Mii, Alejo, Blow My Mind, Mama’s Love, Omodaddy, and many others.

She has also worked with top music artists like K1, Toby Grey, Oritse Femi, and Reminisce, Pasuma, among others.


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There is no public information about Dayo’s marriage, but she has a child

Net worth

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NewsWireNgr cannot independently verify Dayo Amusa’s net worth


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  • Omoniyun
  • Ogbe Kan Mi
  • Eyin Igbeyawo
  • Love is a six Letter word
  • Vengeance
  • Farugbotayin
  • Mama swagger
  • Tiwa’s Story
  • Adeife
  • kokoro okan
  • Iyawo Esu Devils wife
  • Aipejola
  • Oye Oran
  • Ti Tabili Bayi
  • The Stranger I know
  • Omoge Carwash
  • Iwe Iranti
  • Tiwa’s Story 
  • Gangan 
  • Pathetic 
  • Meet the In-Laws
  • A Long Night 
  • Unforgivable (Ainidariji) 
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  • Aye Mii
  • Ayemi Remix ft Oritsefemi
  • Alejo
  • Blow My Mind
  • Mama’s Love
  • Omodaddy
  • Ife Foju 
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Awards and nomination

  • Best Kiss in a Movie, Best of Nollywood Awards
  • Best Crossover Act Yoruba Movie Academy Awards
  • Outstanding Performance by The Ambassador Club
  • Merit Awards in 2013 from J15 School of Art
  • Achievers Award of Honour J-KRUE
  • Nollywood Female Face of the Year, Pink Awards
  • Best Actress in a Lead Role, Indigenous Nollywood Movies Awards
  • Actress of the Year, Outstanding Achievers Awards
  • Diamond Special Recognition Awards


The information in this article was curated from online sources. NewsWireNGR or its editorial team cannot independently verify all details.

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