Helen Paul Net Worth 2021: Bio, Career and facts

Full Name
Helen Paul
Date of Birth
29th January, 1978
42 Years Old
Place of Birth
Lagos State
State Of Origin
Edo State
University of Lagos
Comedienne, Singer, Media Personality, Compere & Actress
Net worth
$3.5 million
Social Media
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Paul, Helen, better known as Tatafo, was born in Lagos State on January 29, 1978. She was raised there as well and is originally from Edo State in Nigeria. She was raised by her mother and grandmother in Lagos, Nigeria, after being born as the result of a rape.

Helen Paul is 42 years old and has been living in Lagos State for a long time, making it difficult to tell her apart. She is fluent in Yoruba, having grown up in Yoruba state her entire life.

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When Helen Paul was a child, she had a passion for learning and would seek out opportunities to do so both inside and outside the school compound. The fact that she’s fun to be around even as a child means that most people expect her to have a successful career as an entertainer.

At an early age, Helen Paul obtained her First School Leaving Certificate and her West African Senior School Certificate (WASSC) in Lagos State. She then went on to study Theatre Arts at the University of Lagos, where she earned her Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate degrees.

Not giving up on education, she went on to earn a few professional certifications like the Certification in Media Enterprise from the Pan-African University’s School of Media and Communications, as well as the Basic Presentation Certificate from the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, where she had previously worked.

She has a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and a Master’s in Public Administration (MPA) from Ladoke Akintola University Of Technology (LAUTECH) in Oyo State (MPA).


While still in school, Helen Paul began her career as a front desk manager at the Eko FM studios, before branching out into other areas of the music industry, including backup singing and voice-over work.

An Eko FM employee gave her the nickname Tatafo because she talks a lot. Her education is reflected in her way of life, making it easier for her to get practically any job she wants.

She has worked as a freelance entertainer, in stand-up comedy shows, as a media and radio personality, in Nollywood, and as an entrepreneur. She also has some experience in the entertainment industry.

While in college, her first attempt at comedy was when the MC failed to show up for an event she was attending; her friends encouraged her to mount the stage, and after an outstanding performance, she was invited to other events, where she had the opportunity to meet veterans in the entertainment industry.

At the top media houses like Lagos State Television (LTV 8), Continental Broadcasting Service (CBS), MNet, and others, Tatafo also worked as a full-time media presenter as an expert.

Helen Paul shot to fame as a humorous figure dressed as a kid who presented on the Wetin Dey radio show on Radio Continental 102.3 FM in Lagos, Nigeria.

It wasn’t long before she was getting invitations to parties and gigs as a comedian, actress, and backup vocalist for artists such as P-Square and Yinka Davies.

She also worked for Naija FM and TV Continental, and she created memorable radio jingles for popular businesses including Indomie Noodles, Peak Milk, Cowbell Milk, and Bank PHB.

She presently co-hosts JARA on Africa Magic with Uti Nwachukwu.
Massive Fabrics And Bridals
Helen Paul has a side business, Massive Fabrics and Bridals, which she started in 2012, aside from being entirely committed to the Nigerian entertainment industry.

The focus of this line of apparel is on presenting brides with stunning wedding dresses of the highest quality.

Massive Fabrics & Bridals’ primary branch is in Unilag, but she also has locations in well-known cities throughout Lagos State.
Helen Paul Theatre and Film Academy
Helen Paul developed the Helen Paul Theatre and Film Academy in 2014 in order to be a formidable person in her career field.

In addition to studio recording and audio production, it also teaches students how to edit and create visuals in the field of entertainment. It is a recognized educational facility. In this way, up-and-coming musicians can get their questions answered by established musicians.

A legitimate school for aspiring actors and actresses, Helen Paul Theatre and Movie Academy is a government-approved institution that adheres to the norms of the Federal Ministry of Education and the National Board for technical education (NBTE).
Helen Paul Personal Life/Love Life
What’s the status of Helen Paul’s marriage? Helen Paul is currently dating… Helen Paul is happily married to her heartthrob Femi Bamisile, and their union has resulted in children. This has been the burning question for the majority of her fans.
Songs written and performed by Helen Paul
Helen Paul, as previously mentioned, is also a musician. She began her musical career as a chorister in her church, which prepared her for the future. In 2012, Helen Paul released her debut album, “Welcome Party,” and the following is a list of the songs on the album:

Boju Boju (2012)
God Forbid (2012)
Children of the World (2012)
Use Calculator (2012)
Gbedu (2012)
Vernacular (2012)
Take it Back (2016)
Never Knew (2018)
Helen Paul Movies
Helen Paul is also a professional actress, as we mentioned before she studied Theatre Arts at UNILAG and she practiced acting in full scale. Here are some of the movies Helen Paul acted in:

Damage (2011)
The Return of Jenifa (2011)
The Place (2012)
A Wish (2012)
Igboya (2012)
Mama Put (2012)
Osas (Omoge Benin) – (2012)
Alakada2 (2014)
Akii The Blind (2014)
Abiodun Kogberebe (2014)
When Love Happens (2014)
Life Burial (2015)
Alakada reloaded (2017)

Net Worth

It’s estimated that Helen Paul’s current net worth is $3.5 million. Her earnings are attributed to her work as an MC, actress, musician, and radio and TV presenter, as well as jingles, advert videos, and videos for Helen Paul’s clothing line and her film and academy.
She is one of Nigeria’s wealthiest media celebrities as a result of her efforts.
Recognition and Awards
Helen Paul’s history and net worth are incomplete without an examination of her financial benefits for her efforts. Listed below are a few of the honors and achievements of this remarkable individual:

Female Comedian of the Year, City People Entertainment Magazine Award, 2011
Afro-Hollywood Film Awards (UK) – Comedienne of the Year in 2012.
Female TV presenter of the year, Exquisite Lady of the Year Award 2012 (Exquisite Magazine).
For the year 2014, she was nominated for the Exquisite Lady of the Year Award (TV Presenter of the Year) (Jara, Africa Magic).
Nigerian Broadcasters Merit Awards (NBMA) – Outstanding TV Presenter (Female) (Entertainment/Talk Show) in 2014.
RCCG Teap Teens Conference Award of Honour in 2019.

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