Deza the Great – Biography, Real Name, Age, Origin, Career, Net Worth, & More

Deza the Great – Biography, Real Name, Age, Origin, Career, Net Worth, & More

Who is Deza the Great?

Adekanla Desalu is a famous Nigerian Nollywood Actor, Banker, Business Advisor, Model, TV/Event Host, and Brand influencer. He is widely recognized as Deza the Great. Desalu is 42 years old, born on the 7th of November 1980.

Biography of Deza the Great.

Adekanla Desalu is an indigene of Lagos State. He was born into the family of Mr. and Mrs. Desalu. He grew up with his siblings, under great parental care in the city of Lagos. Deza went to school and bagged a degree in Actuarial Science, from the University of Lagos (UNILAG). He has a Master of Business Administration in Artificial Intelligence from Nexford University. 

After school, he went into the world of business. He worked with Globacom as a Customer Care Consultant, and later as a Business Developer all in the space of 3 years and 5 months. After leaving Globacom, Adekanla started working at Sterling Bank as a Business Process Analyst in November 2008 and presently holds the position of Regional Client Engagement Officer.

In the Nigerian movie industry, Deza the Great is well known for his good acting skills and has acted alongside major Nollywood actors and actresses over the years.  His handsome features and well-built body has landed him roles in numerous movies like; “The Wedding Plan”, “Love in Lagos”, “Cloud 9”, “Unveiled” and many others.

Currently, Adekanla resides in Lagos State with his wife, who he has been married to for 16 years now, and their wonderful two daughters.


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Where is Deza the Great from?

He was born and brought up in Lagos State and still lives there with his wife and children.

How old is Deza the Great?

He was born on 7th November 2023. He is 42 years old.

What is Deza the Great’s Net Worth?

As of 2023, he has an estimated net worth of $250,000.


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