Destiny Etiko, born August 12, 1989, is a famous Nigerian actress, model, filmmaker and social media personality. She was born in Enugu State, South East Nigeria where she hails from. Destiny Etiko came into limelight in 2012 after playing the role of Ekeneme in the movie, Idemili.
Early Life and Education
Destiny Etiko was born and raised in Udi village in Enugu State, South East Nigeria where the actress originally hails from.
Having born into a native Igbo family, in Enugu, his parents Mr and Mrs John Amonde Etiko, trained her in a godly way until she began popular.
Destiny Etiko had her primary and secondary school education both in Enugu State. Being that she grew up with her parents, she wasn’t allowed to go far until she finished her secondary education.
The beautiful actress and model attended Nnamdi Azikiwe University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Art degree in Theatre Arts in 2012.
After acting in several unofficial films, Destiny Etiko joined Nollywood in 2011, signed with the Actors Guild of Nigeria, then took her acting career to a whole new level.
She came into the spotlight in 2012 after she was cast in the movie, Idemili, where she played Ekeneme, and delivered as expected. The movie was directed by Ernest Obi production.
Destiny Etiko won the award for Most Promising Actress (English) in the 2016 c, after which she took the industry by storm, appearing in several Nollywood movies.
She is also a model who flaunts her beautiful and curvy shaped body on Instagram and has endorsed top brands as their brand ambassador.
Some of Destiny Etiko’s movies includes Sound Of Evil, Heart Of Love, Prince And I and many other interesting movies which she played lead role.
In the course of her acting career, she has worked alongside notable Nollywood stars such as Pete Edochie, Patience Ozokwo, John Okafor, Ken Erics, Zubby Michael and other top stars in the industry.
Destiny Etiko Net Worth
Destiny Etiko has been in the Nollywood industry for a couple of years. She has an estimated net worth of $1million. She has accrued wealth starring in several Nigerian home movies and television series.
Destiny Etiko is not yet married despite rumors flying around about her relationship, the actress has decided to only focus on her career rather than thinking of relationship, but will get married at the right time.
As a token of appreciation for what the mother has done for her, the massive care and support; Destiny Etiko bought house for her mother in 2019.
Her father sadly passed away on May 15, 2020 and was laid to rest on May 22, 2020.
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- Twitter: @DestinyEtiko