Chidi Mokeme Biography, Net Worth, Awards, Career

Chidi Mokeme Biography, Net Worth, Awards, Career

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Chidi Mokeme is a renowned Nigerian actor, model, and media personality. Born on the 17th of March 1972, in Anambra state, he has become a popular face in the Nigerian entertainment industry.

Early Life and Education

Chidi Mokeme had his elementary education at Salvation Army Nursery and Primary School in Surulere, Lagos. He moved on to Federal Government College in Minna, Niger State, for his secondary education. Subsequently, he attended University of Lagos where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts.


Chidi Mokeme began his career in the entertainment industry as a model. He worked on various modeling projects before moving on to acting.

From 1995 to 1997, he featured in the television drama series, “Doctors Quarters”. He went on to feature in other popular soap series such as “The Hard Truth” and “Extended Family”.

He has also appeared in numerous movies like “Keeping My Man”, “The Seed”, “Bursting Out,” “Critical Assignment,” and “76”.

Chidi Mokeme has hosted several television shows and events, such as Big Brother Nigeria, which he hosted in 2006 and 2007, and the Gulder Ultimate Search reality show, which he hosted for 5 seasons. He has also served as a judge on several reality TV competitions.

Personal Life

Chidi Mokeme is married to his sweetheart, Dr. Jean Olumba. They got married in 2012 and have been blessed with children.

Awards and Nominations

Chidi Mokeme has been nominated for and won several awards during his career. He won the award for Best Actor in a Leading Role at the 2010 African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) for his role in the movie, “Broken Tears”.

He has also been nominated for awards like the Best Actor in a Supporting Role at the 2009 AMAA for his role in the movie, “Reloaded” and the Best Actor at the 2003 Nollywood Awards for his role in the movie, “Standing Alone”.

Net Worth

Chidi Mokeme’s net worth is estimated to be around $8 million dollars. In Naira, his net worth is about NGN 3.2 billion, in Canadian dollars it is about CAD 10.5 million, in Ghanaian Cedi it is GHS 48 million, in Kenyan Shilling it is KES 840 million, in South African Rand it is about ZAR 119 million, in Ugandan Shilling it is UGX 29 billion, and in Indian Rupee it is INR 580 crore.


Chidi Mokeme has featured in over 100 movies. Here are a few of them:

Title Year
The Seed 2003
Critical Assignment 2004
76 2016
Bursting Out 2010
Keeping My Man 2013

You can check out some of Chidi Mokeme’s work on his YouTube channel. Some of his popular videos include “76 Full Movie,” “Two Brides and A Baby”, and “Stand For You”.

Social Media Accounts

Chidi Mokeme is active on various social media platforms. You can follow him via the following links:

In conclusion, Chidi Mokeme has made a significant impact in the Nigerian entertainment industry. His career achievements and personal life serve as an inspiration to many.