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Celebrity Birthday Adaeze Yobo is 26-years-old today

During her reign, Yobo established her own charity The Adaeze Igwe Foundation, an organisation which promotes AIDS and Breast Cancer awareness, and raises funds towards similar causes, including malaria and tuberculosis.

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Adaeze Yobo and sons, Joey and Jay play

Adaeze Yobo and sons, Joey and Jay

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Born April 14, 1990 as Adaeze Stephanie Chinenye Igwe, Adaeze Yobo is a former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2008.

Adaeze Yobo play

Adaeze Yobo

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During her reign, Yobo established her own charity The Adaeze Igwe Foundation, an organisation which promotes AIDS and Breast Cancer awareness, and raises funds towards similar causes, including malaria and tuberculosis.

Its mission was "to create and increase access and opportunities to Nigerian youths and communities towards addressing their needs and challenges in relation to health and sustainable development."

Adaeze Yobo play

Adaeze Yobo

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She also attended a short course at the New York Film Academy.

In 2010, Yobo married football player Joseph Yobo in a midnight ceremony held in Jos after a brief courtship.

The duo are now the parents of two sons Joey and Jay.

Joseph and Adaeze Yobo play

Joseph and Adaeze Yobo

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In 2011, Yobo was ranked 92 in a list of 101 Sexiest Soccer Wives and Girlfriends, as compiled by Bleacher Report.

In 2014, Adaeze was listed as the 4th Most beautiful African Sportsman wife.

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