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Tonto Dikeh Biography

Tonto Dikeh Biography

Tonto Dikeh, also known as Tonto Dike (born June 9, 1985) is a Nigerian actress from Rivers State and is of the Ikwerre tribe. Dikeh, from a family of seven.

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In 2005 she competed against other contestants on a reality TV show called The Next Movie Star; she was the first runner up. Dikeh’s appearance on the show was as a means of getting closer to the “big time”, she says, and her start in the Nigerian movie industry came soon after. Nollywood, as it is colloquially known, is second only to the Indian film industry in number of movies produced each year.  Although she is one of the most controversial actress in Nollywood, she has created a name for herself.  Her public failed marriage and plastic surgery has drawn a lot of attention.

She has used her platform to create “The Tonto Dikeh Foundation”.  The organization caters for abused women, unwanted pregnancy as a result of Molestation/Rape and motherless children all around the world and also raising awareness for personal hygiene .

She teamed up with hospitals, clinics, different charity organizations, churches, mosques, well-meaning personalities in the society and government to save souls. She kick-started her charity tour visiting the SOS Orphanage Home, Kib Eastern Region, Accra, Ghana.

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