Biography of Jumobi Adegbesan: Everything you Need to Know About Richard Mofe Damijo Wife and Family

There is a high chance that you don’t know Jumobi Adegbesan even if you know her husband Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD). Despite being Mofe Damijo’s wife, who is a popular socialite and actor, Jumobi maintain a low profile online and offline. If not for the shouldering of love and affection done by Mofe sometimes online, Jumobi Adegbesan will not be known by many.

Here’s everything you need to know about Mofe Damijo’s wife.

Jumobi Adegbesan Profile

Name: Jumobi Adegbesan

Date of Birth: Unknown

Place of Birth: Unknown

Marital Status: Married to Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD)

Occupation: Television Presenter and Businesswoman

Tribe: Igbo

Nationality: Nigeria

Number of Children: 4 (2 males, 2 females)

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About Jumobi Adegbesan

Jumobi Adegbesan who is married to RMD used to be a television presenter with AIT during the 1990s. The African International television presenter was quite popular with the lunch break show. Jumobi later quit her job with AIT to focus on business.

Jumobi Adegbesan photos with Husband, RMD

She got married to Mofe Damijo on December 29th, 2000 after dating him for 3 years. Jumobi Adegbesan has successfully built a home while maintaining a private life. She had 2 sons and 2 daughters for the popular actor and has been living peacefully over 2 decades.

Mofe Damijo with Wife and Children

Personal Lifestyle

From the pictures displayed by RMD on his social media pages, Mofe Damijo’s wife loves tattoos. She has a butterfly tattoos on her breast as seen on many of her pictures.

She seems to be the quiet type who loves keeping her life private. According to Mofe Damijo she believes social media can destroy marriages that is why she is keeping off from those media apps. So, Jumobi Adegbesan does not have an Instagram or Twitter or other social media accounts. That explains why her pictures is rarely seen anywhere on the media until it is shared by her husband.

About Richard Mofe Damijo and Family

Richard Mofe Damijo who is polularly known as Mofe Damijo or RMD is a popular Nollywood actor, lawyer and a socialite. He was born on the 6th of July, 1961. The popular handsome grandpa hails from Aladija Community of the Udu kingdom in Delta State.

Mofe Damijo was once a special adviser of culture and tourism in 2008. He later served as a commissioner of culture and tourism for the same state in 2015.

He studied at the University of Benin where he obtained a degree certificate in Theatre Arts. Further, he proceeded to study law after his studies at Uniben. This he attributed to fufilling his mother wish of him becoming a lawyer even though the mother died before he completed his law degree.

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It is obvious that RMD is a family man as he obviously loves his family and wife. Meanwhile, Jumoke Adegbesan is Mofe Damijo’s second wife as he was previously married to Mary Ellen Ezekiel, a popular publisher and journalist. Mary Ellen Ezekiel later died in 1996 but have a child with RMD who was named Oghenekome. The child, Oghenekome is now grown and currently have his own family. He currently has a daughter and a son making Mofe Damijo a grandpa.

He later married Jumobi Adegbesan who is his current wife. They’re happily married with for children making a total of 5 children in all.


There has been many rumours that the award-winning actor is cheating on her wife, Jumobi. But mostly, he always denounce such saying he loves his wife and will never cheats on her.

Mofe Damijo recently celebrated his 60th birthday which makes the internet buzzy. He seems to be getting younger and many can stop talking on how he is too handsome for his age. Below are some of his 60th years birthday pictures.

Richard Mofe Damijo, popular Nollywood Actor and Lawyer

Final Thoughts on Jumobi Adegbesan as Mofe Damijo’s Wife

There has been countless of time where RMD uploaded her pictures showering her praises and love. He seems to be the only one on social media while his wife is taking the back seat preventing their marriage from the prying eyes of the public. Alas! they are having a peaceful marriage.

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