Jide Olatunji - Updated May 2023

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Ibadan, Nigeria
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Ibadan, Nigeria

Jide Olatunji

Jide Olatunji is the father of YouTube stars Olajide Olatunji (KSI), and Deji Olatunji. Jide Olatunji mostly appears in his son Deji’s videos.

Early Life and Childhood

Jide Olatunji was born on August 28, 1966, in the city of Ibadan, Nigeria. As of 2023, his age is 56 years and his full name is Olajide Adamulla Olatunji Sr.

Similarly, he is Nigerian by nationality and follows the Christian religion. Moreover, according to astrologers, his birth sign is Pisces, which belongs to the element of Earth.

Furthermore, he was a part of the Nigerian Tribe called as Hausa-Fulani. He was born to Olatunde Olatunji (father) and a housewife Nike Olatunji.

Jide Olatunji – Education

In terms of his educational background, Jide has not shared much information regarding the names of his schools and colleges. He might have studied at a community school in Ibadan but later he might have skipped college.

Career and Professional Life

He is the father of YouTube stars Olajide Olatunji (KSI), and Deji Olatunji. His son Deji, also known as “ComedyShortsGamer,” has gained a huge fan following for his comedic content, gaming videos, and vlogs.

Moreover, he mostly appears in his son Deji’s videos and also does the role of cameraman. They both have close relationships like friends. Currently, he resides in London, England and he was a part of the Nigerian Tribe called as Hausa-Fulani.

He is a very hard-working person who rose to fame quickly as his acting was loved by many of his fans along with that Jide has also done good things for the people of his society. Likewise, he also recorded many songs for fun and publicity, but this did not gain him to receive musical fame.

Because of his talent, many of his fans have suggested creating his own YouTube channel. He has also created his YouTube channel @jideolatunji2460 in 2016 and he uploads creative videos to YouTube which are very interesting to watch.

Aside from his professional career, Jide has also participated in other extracurricular activities as well as has inspired many ambitious YouTubers who are now doing well in this field.

Jide Olatunji

Caption: Jide Olatunji giving a pose. Source: Instagram

Brand Endorsements

Jide has constantly moved forward in his career and hasn’t endorsed a brand nor is he promoting or collaborating with any products or companies. Furthermore, we may see him associated with some popular brands and supporting their products in the coming days.

Awards and Nomination

Despite his hard work and efforts, Jide still has not won any awards or received any prestigious titles. However, his best performance has yet to be recognized by his fans and it is seen that he still has much more to do in his career to receive several awards in the future.

Jide Olatunji – Net Worth 2023

Jide is very popular at his work with an estimated net worth of around $3 million and his annual salary is $223k. Moreover, he has worked very hard since childhood to achieve this fame and is also active in his career to raise his net worth.

Relationship Status

Jide married his beautiful wife Yinka Olatunji in 1993, and she is a housewife by profession. Moreover, it is seen that he is happy with her and doesn’t have any past relationships or previous engagements. They both together have two sons named Olajide Olatunji and Deji Olatunji.

Jide Olatunji

Caption: Jide Olatunji with his wife. Source: Childhood Biography


Jide has always been concerned with his professional life and hasn’t been associated with rumors or controversies that would hamper his professional career. Also, he avoids the public and media and stays far away from situations that can damage his reputation.

Body Measurements

Talking about his height Jide is 5 Feet 10 inches tall and weighs 76kg. Similarly, he has a good physique that measures 37-32-36 inches and has beautiful black eyes and hair. Likewise, his suitable dress size is 7 and his shoe size is 10(US).

Jide Olatunji

Caption: Jide Olatunji taking a pic. Source: Instagram

Social Media

Jide is very popular and active on Instagram and has 2.9k followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @dejis_father. Similarly, his Twitter handle is @ jideolatunji3 with 611 followers. His Facebook account is @Jide Olatunji and he has 3.4k followers.