Kaffy Dancer Biography
Kafayat Oluwatoyin Shafau Popularly known as Kaffy (was born June 30, 1980) is a Nigerian dancer, dance instructor, choreographer, and fitness coach.
Kaffy is the founder and the Owner of Imagneto Dance Company. She is best known for setting the Guinness World Record for “Longest Dance Party” at the Nokia SilverBird Danceathon in 2006.
Kaffy Profile Summary
Full Name: Kafayat Oluwatoyin Shafau
Occupation: Dancer, Choreographer, Fitness coach
Education: Yaba College of Technology, Olabisi Onabanjo University
Spouse(s): Joseph Ameh
Years Active: 2002-Present
Early Life and Educational Background
Kaffy was born and brought up in Nigeria. She had her primary education at Chrisland school In Opebi and her secondary school education at Coker Secondary school, Orile-Iganmu. After her obtaining all she the certificate from her High school, she then proceeded to Yaba College of Technology for a short time and went on to Olabisi Onabanjo University where got a diploma in Data processing and computer science.
Kaffy’s dancing career took off after she was invited to perform on stage at an event by someone who noticed her when she went to the National Stadium on weekends for dance rehearsals and workouts.
Kaffy led her dance group to a Guinness World Record for “Longest Dance Party” in 2006 when they danced for 55 hours and 40 minutes.
In 2017, “The Dance Workshop” was formed by Her. The objective of the worship was aimed at mentoring and training Professional dancers and promoting cultural exchange within the Nigerian Dance Industry. The 2017 Edition featured America’s leading choreographer, AY Hollywood.
Kafayat Oluwatoyin Shafau is Happily married to Joseph Ameh, who is the music director and drummer for Nigerian Duo P-square. The couple got married on 2 June 2012 and they are Blessed with two children.
Kaffy Net Worth
Kaffy is widely regarded as Nigeria’s most prominent dancer, as well as one of the richest and most influential, with a net worth of $1 million.
Reality Television shows
- Malta Guinness Street Dance –(Judge)
- Dance with Peter- (Judge and Faculty Instructor)
- Project Fame West Africa- (Faculty Member)
Dance Fitness and Instructions
- 9jaDance Burnout
- Ijoda9ja Dance Burnout
Kaffy is a well-loved person that is recognized for her Dancing skills and great stamina. She has been featured severally in award-winning musical videos for artistes such as P-square, D’banj, Seyi Shay, Tiwa Savage, Olamide and other international top Acts.
Awards and Nominations (2013- Present)
2013- She was nominated for “Performing acts” at the Creative Industry Awards
2014- She got an award as the “Best Female Dancer of the Year” (African Muzik Magazine)
2015- Kaffy won as award “Best Choreographer of the Year” (The Beatz Awards)
2018 – Special Recognition award (The Headies Awards)
Frequently Asked Questions about Kaffy
1. How old is Kaffy dancer?
She is 41years As of 2021.
2.Kaffy Husband Name
Kaffy’s Husband’s name is Joseph Ameh
3. What is Kaffy Dance school fees
The school fees of Her Dance school is Unknown. You can as well visit this Addy in Lagos @ Eko Gym & Spa Akarigbere Close, Idejo Off Adeola Odeku Lagos, State, Nigeria. Also, you can contact her on her social media Handles, she’ll definitely reply as far your message is presentable and direct.
4. When was Kaffy born?
She was Born in 1980
5. Kaffy State of Origin
She’s from Lagos State, Nigeria
6. When did Kaffy get married?
Kaffy Got married to Joseph on June 2, 2012