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Chief Imo Biography: Career, Family, and Net Worth

Longinus Anuyaehiechukwu Anokwute, known better as Chief Imo, is a Nigerian movie actor, producer, director, showbiz promoter, scriptwriter, and comedian.

Early Life

Longinus Anuyaehiechukwu Anokwute, a Nigerian movie actor, producer, director, showbiz promoter, scriptwriter, and comedian, was born on May 19, 1979 in Isu Local Government Area.

Chief Imo was raised by his mother and elderly sister in Umuduru, Ekwe, Isu Local Government Area of Imo State, Nigeria’s southernmost state.

Longinus received his primary and secondary education at Ekwe Secondary School in Imo State and Army School in Gombe State.

His mother had six children, one of whom died. His elderly sister, with whom he shared his secondary school years. Furthermore, Imo’s childhood was not like the childhoods of your favorite celebrities—his was not all rosy.

Early Career

In 2001, Anuyaehiechukwu Anokwute began his career in the Nigerian film industry, also known as Nollywood. Chief Imo was a member of a drama club before joining the Actors Guild of Nigeria.

As it was, this drama club gave him the opportunity to showcase his acting talent in shows, stage performances, and the like. Then he shifted his attention to comedy as a genre in the entertainment industry.

Longinus Anuyaehiechukwu Anokwute has progressed from a minor character to a lead character, and has become a well-known household name in the industry and in most Nigerian homes.

Chief has been in the industry for nearly two and a half decades and has progressed from actor to YouTuber, producer, director, and showbiz promoter, among other things.

Longinus Anuyaehiechukwu Anokwute is the CEO and founder of Chief Imo Production Ltd, a film production company that houses the majority of the films he produces or directs.

Is He Married to Sister Maggi?

Chief Imo is not married to Sister Maggi. However, the movie producer and Sister Maggi are colleagues in the industry and so feature mostly as a couple.

Marriage, Children

Imo is happily married to the love of his life with whom he has three children. Besides, the love-duo has been together even before Imo rose to the limelight.

Net Worth

Longinus Anuyaehiechukwu Anokwute’s net worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million.


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