Akinola Akano popularly known as ‘Segbowe’ in the entertainment industry hails from Ile-Ogbo in Iwoland though he grew up in the city of Ibadan in Oyo State.
He got the name ‘Segbowe’ from the popular Yoruba television family drama series ‘Awon Aladun De’ showing on African Magic.
Akinola is a versatile actor, scriptwriter and movie producer who takes Hollywood actor Tyler Perry as a role model and is a proud producer of at least six Nollywood movies.
Akinola gained recognition for his role as ‘Segbowe’ in the well-known TV sitcom series ‘Awon Aladun De’ on African Magic. He has also appeared in prominent television productions such as ‘Hostel Majestic’ and ‘Tinsel.’
Akinola Akano is a quiet, shy, handsome, skilful and talented actor whose passion for acting began in childhood. However, he professionally joined the Nollywood Industry in 2013. He attended Tai Solarin University where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in English Language in 2012.
Akinola Segbowe has been featured in numerous movies and various Nollywood series. He is happily married