Favour Iwueze: Everything About the Nigerian Singer

Favour Iwueze (born on August 25, 1991, Age: 32 years old) is a Nigerian gospel singer and songwriter who is known as one of the members of Destined Kids, the popular child music group. She is married with two children.

Favour is particularly known for her unique and melodious voice, a quality that made her stand out in the music group. Her musical talent which she started started putting to good use from a very tender age has continued to be the major reason she is known in the Nigerian gospel music industry. Here are very interesting facts about the talented singer.

Summary of Favour Iwueze’s Biography 

  • Full Name: Favour Iwueze
  • Gender: Female
  • Date of birth: August 25, 1991
  • Age:32 years old
  • Ethnicity: Black
  • Nationality: Nigerian
  • Zodiac Sign:  Virgo
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight
  • Religion: Christian
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Favour Iwueze’s Husband: Obinna Royce Okpaleke
  • Children: Two
  • Parents: Pastor Stephen Iwueze and Deaconess Love Iwueze
  • Siblings: Rejoice, Joshua, Best, Caleb, and Wonderful
  • Net worth: $100,000
  • Famous for: Music and YouTube content creation
  • Instagram: @imfavouriwueze
  • Twitter: @imfavouriwueze
  • Facebook: Favour Iwueze

How Old Is Favour Iwueze?

Favour Iwueze is 32 years old and the eldest of her parents’ six children. She was born on August 25, 1991, in her hometown of Owerri, Imo state, where she also received her primary as well as her secondary school education. It was much later in her teenage life that her parents relocated to Lagos, and by then her music career was already in full swing.

Soon after her family moved to Lagos, Favour Iwueze got into a higher institution. She secured admission into Nnamdi Azikiwe University Anambra state. where she studied computer science and graduated with a second-class upper.

Favour’s Music Career Kicked Off With The Destined Kids 

The Destined Kids was a child group of gospel singers. Their career kicked off in the early 2000’s with the release of their hit song ‘Joy Joy Joy’. The music group, made up of Favour Iwueze and her siblings – Rejoice Iwueze, Joshua Iwueze, Best Iwueze, Caleb Iwueze and Wonderful Iwueze – was led by her younger sister, Rejoice. Her parents, Pastor Stephen Iwueze and Love Iwueze,  handled the production of the Destined kids’ songs.

Destined Kids
image source Destined Kids

Favour was in her early teens at the time, and being the eldest of the group, she always coordinated her younger ones. Although she was not the lead vocalist, she was outstanding for her unique voice. One of the songs that drew lots of attention to her vocals was ‘Why Should I Fear’. She sang so calmly and sweetly in the track and afterward became another sensation in the group, drawing more fans and media attention. After that came other tracks that further amplified Favour Iwueze’s talent.

Does Favour Iwueze Still Sing?

Favour is still active in the gospel music industry. The singer and songwriter launched her solo career years ago and is signed to a gospel music label called God’s Mercy Connection. To date, her signature golden voice has remained intact, as well as her calm aura. She has released many songs, including:

  • Change
  • Muna Chim
  • Smile
  • If Not God
  • Glory To My Jesus
  • Amazing Love
  • Such Is Life
  • New Man

Who Is Favour Iwueze’s Husband?

Favour is married to Obinna Royce Okpaleke. She got married to the love of her life on September 8, 2018, in a beautiful wedding ceremony witnessed by friends and family. They have two kids together. The couple welcomed their first child in October 2019, and in April 2021 they welcomed their second child.

Obinna Okpalaeke is a music producer, a sound engineer, and a photographer. He is the CEO of Rocine Photography. Although the singer keeps her maiden name, she uses her husband’s surname for her YouTube channel ‘FAVOUR OKPALEZE’.


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