Funke Akindele Bello (Born August 24, 1976) better known by her stage name Jenifa is a Nigerian film actress and writer, known for Maami (2011), Aje metta (2008) and Aje metta 2 (2008).
She was born in Ikorodu, Lagos State, Nigeria.
Funke boost her popularity by winning the best actress in a leading role in the African Movie Academy Award with her popular record breaking movie JENIFA.
Funke use to be a TV presenter before she pursue her career in acting,she played a role in a family TV program “I need to know”.
Funke Akindele acquires her National Diploma in Mass-Communication at Ogun State Polytechnic when she later further her education at University of Lagos to Acquire Her Degree in Law.
Funke married Nigerian rapper Abdul Rasheed Bello known as JJC Skillz in London in May 2016.