Yomi Fabiyi

Yomi Fabiyi
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Updated: Nov 17, 2021

Birth Name: Yomi Fabiyi

Stage Name: Yomi Fabiyi

Birth Date: May 31

Occupation(s): Actor, Director, Producer

Years Active: 2001 till date

Net Worth: Unknown


Personal Life

Fabiyi is a Nigerian actor, director, and film producer who was born on May 31 (year not available). Although Fabiyi is a native of Abeokuta, Ogun state, he was brought up in Shomolu. For his primary and secondary education, he attended Odunlade primary school and Igbobi college in Shomolu respectively.


Fabiyi was introduced into acting by veteran actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe, in 2001.

His first movie 'Obelomo' which he featured alongside Toyin Abraham, gained him ground in the Nigeria movie industry.

Ever since his debut, he has gone on to feature in several movies including Ebi Iku, Metomi, Omi Adagun and Ona Abayo. Also, he has acted alongside notable actors and actresses in Nollywood such as Ayo Mogaji, Jide Kosoko, Desmond Elliot, Hafiz Oyetoro (Saka), and Kemi Afolabi.


2016 - BON Awards, Best Actor in a Leading Role

2016 - City People Awards, Best Producer

2016 - YOMAFA, Best Movie

2016 - Africa Film Awards London, Best Producer

2016 - African Film Awards London, Best Actor in a Supporting Role


Yomi Fabiyi got married to a British woman identified as Fran but they eventually parted ways after four years without a child.


On April 28, 2021, Fabiyi was embroiled in a drama with his female colleague, Iyabo Ojo, over Baba Ijesha's rape saga.

Fabiyi had advised his colleague not to condemn a fallen man and also held that Baba Ijesha had the right to a fair hearing. He added that he will always use his sense and conscience in every matter because he doesn't support evil or crime against women and children. Speaking further, he said the focus and attention should be on the mental health of the minor involved as well as her parents.

Iyabo Ojo, who felt attacked, went on Instagram Live to lay curses on Fabiyi, calling him a rape apologist.

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