Olaniyi Afonja popularly known as Sanyeri, is a Nigerian film actor and producer. He started his acting career in 1992 and has since starred in several Yoruba films.

Sanyeri is married to Omolara Afonja with whom he has two children.

In a recent chat with Tofarati Ige of ‘Punch’, Olaniyi Afonja opens up about how he met his wife.

“When i met my wife, the only property i had was my tribal mark”

While recalling how he met his wife of 10 years, He said

“I met her in 2004 when I went to screen my movie, Okan Emi, at the National Theatre in Iganmu, Lagos.”