Jude Okoye is one of the most influential figures in the Nigerian entertainment industry and CEO of Northside Music LTD. Jude is also the older brother of the pop duo, Psquare, and CEO of Square Records.
We would be looking at Jude Okoye’s biography, date of birth, age, early life, family, parents, siblings, wife, children, education, work, net worth, social media, and everything else you would like to know about him.
Jude Okoye Profile
Full name: Jude Okoye
Date of birth: April 25, 1977
Age: 43 years
Occupation: Entrepreneur, cinematographer
Net worth: $7 million
Jude Okoye was born on April 25, 1977, in Jos, Nigeria, to a family of 7 children. His siblings include Mary Okoye, Paul Okoye, Peter Okoye, Lilian Okoye, Tony Okoye, Henry Okoye, and Ifeanyi Okoye.
Jude began his entertainment career in 1994 when he developed an interest in film production. After that, he ventured into music and released his first rap album in 1995. As his career began to take shape, he moved to Lagos and started a new phase of his career. After a while, he stopped singing when his twin brothers entered the music industry.
Many music experts say that he is behind the rise and success of the Psquare group over the past decade. He also worked with people like Cynthia Morgan and May D.
Jude Okoye’s life is not entirely without controversy. Take for instance, many Psqares fans have accused him of being behind the pair’s breakup. This is probably because he took sides with Paul during the duo dispute.
In addition to all of this, Jude’s former signees, May D and Cynthia Morgan have spoken how they were mistreated during their working relationship with Jude.
Jude Okoye is married to the former Miss Tourism, Ifeoma Umeokeke. Ifeoma, a graduate of industrial chemistry at the University of Port Harcourt, was the second runner-up of the MBGN in 2012.
The marriage is blessed with two adorable children, Emma and Eleanor Chis Okoye.
Jude Okoye Net worth
Jude Okoye is one of the richest in Nigeria’s entertainment industry. He is the CEO/President of Northside Music LTD and Square Records.
As of 2020, Jude Okoye’s net worth is estimated to be $7 million.
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— JUDE Engees OKOYE (@judeengees) April 23, 2020