Gbenga Adeyinka is a multi-award-winning Nigerian actor, comedian, radio and television presenter, writer and a master of ceremony (MC). He is very gifted, skillful, creative and talented. He was born on 7th May 1968 in Abeokuta, Ogun State in the south western part of Nigeria. He is currently 50 years old.
He hails from Abeokuta in Ogun State and he usually refers to himself as CFR meaning Comedian of the Federal Republic. He has rebranded the name which is now referred to as GCON meaning Grand Comedian of Nigeria.
In 1996, Gbenga Adeyinka got married to his beautiful wife Abiola Adewunmi Adeyinka and the marriage is currently blessed with beautiful kids. Gbenga Adeyinka completed both his primary and secondary school education in Abeokuta, Ogun State in the south western part of Nigeria and obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing his primary and secondary school education, Gbenga Adeyinka proceeded to University of Lagos and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in English. After graduating from the university, Gbenga Adeyinka worked as a corporate affairs manager in the engineering firm.
He became very popular with his shine shine bobo promo for “Star Game Show”. He has also anchored television programmes for AIT, Galaxy TV, MBI and Africa Magic on DSTV. He speaks various Nigerian languages.
Gbenga Adeyinka is currently married to Mrs. Abiola Adeyinka, and the marriage is blessed with three lovely children. Gbenga Adeyinka has anchored many wedding programmes and events in and outside Nigeria. He is also the first to publish comedy magazine in Nigeria known as Laffmattazz.
Gbenga Adeyinka is currently one of the richest and most influential comedian and actor in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $500,000.