Dakore Akande: Biography, Age, Career, Family And Movies


Dakore Akande: Biography, Age, Career, Family And Movies

Dakore Akande

Dakore Akande (born Dakore Omobola Egbuson) is a Nigerian actress. She is an ambassador for Amnesty International, Amstel Malta and Oxfam of America.


Dakore was born in Bayelsa State as the first child of her parents. She attended Corona School and Federal Government Girls’ College in Lagos and Bauchi respectively. She studied mass communication at the University of Lagos but had to drop out due to incessant strikes. She is currently married with 2 children.


In September 2019, Dakore appeared as main feature in the Visual Collaborative electronic catalogue, in an issue themed Vivencias which translates to “Experiences” in Spanish. She was interviewed alongside 30 people from around the world such as Kelli Ali, Adelaide Damoah and Desdamona.


Dakore has acted in more than 50 films, some of which includes:

  • Peace of Flesh
  • Men do Cry
  • Emotional Crack
  • Shattered Illusion
  • When the Going gets Tough
  • Playboy
  • Oracle
  • Hole in the Heart
  • Silent Tears
  • 11 days & 11 Nights
  • Operation KTP
  • Playboy
  • Silent Tears
  • Emotional Cry
  • Caught in the Middle (2007)
  • Journey to Self (2013)
  • Lunch Time Heroes (2015)
  • Fifty (2015)
  • Isoken (2017)
  • Chief Daddy 2018
  • New Money
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Awards and nominations

Year Event Prize Recipient Result
2014 ELOY Awards Brand Ambassador of the Year (Pampers) N/A Nominated