Pepi Sonuga

Sonuga in 2016, photo by

Place of Birth: Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria

Date of Birth: September 8, 1993

Ethnicity: Nigerian [Igbo, Yoruba]

Pepi Sonuga is a Nigerian-American actress and singer.

She has stated:

I’m half Igbo and half Yoruba. My Igbo name is Adaobi, meaning “first daughter of the royal palace/princess”. My Yoruba name is Oluwapero, which means something along the lines of “this child will bring peace and end the suffering of those around her”.


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