Ekene Umenwa Biography, Family, Education, Career and Net Worth

In this piece, platinumpost.ng chronicles the biography, family, education, career and net worth of Ekene Umenwa.

Ekene Cynthia Umenwa popularly known as Angel Palazzo is a Nigerian Nollywood actor, comedian, content creator, MC, event planner and the CEO of Ekyevent Confectionary.


Umenwa was born on 27 August 1991 in Benin City to Mr Nmenwa and Mrs Lucy Ogoamaka Umenwa but is a native of Anambra State.

Umenwa is married to a top Nollywood movie producer, Alex Kleanson.


Umenwa went to Ebonyi State University where she obtained her degree in Biochemistry.


Umenwa’s career as an actor started when she joined Nollywood in 2011. She made her first appearances as an actor in a movie titled King After King where she played the role of a maid.

Umenwa came into the spotlight after playing the lead role in the Black Choir movie. Since then, she has acted alongside other Nollywood stars including Destiny Etiko, Ken Eric, Zubby Michael, and many others.

Besides being an actor, she is also a brand influencer who has signed several endorsement deals with different brands as an ambassador.

Umenwa is the founder of Ekyevents Confectionary where she works as an event planner and baker. Over time, she has been able to build a strong online presence by entertaining her fans through her comedy skit.


Umenwa has an estimated net worth of $50,000.