Funso Banjo also known as Baba has yet to debut on Wikipedia. But his boxing career is more colorful and prominent. Discover More Into The Former Boxing Powerhouse And His Personal Life In Here.

Funso is a Nigerian-born English former boxer. He was one of the prominent names in the British boxing industry during the 80s and 90s.


Funso Banjo is now a retired boxer and leads a private life away from the media.

Due to his famous children, he is often mentioned by the media; however, he prefers life away from the limelight.

He retired after fighting 18 bouts during his professional boxing career, where he won 15 of his matches and lost 3 times.


Funso Banjo is happily married to his wife, Danielle.

And leads an extended family life with his children.

Danielle was a professional dancer, so as their two sons, Jordan and Ashley. The former professional boxer-dancer couple is also blessed with a daughter name Talisa Banjo.

Funso Banjo is the supportive dad of both Jordan Banjo and Ashley Banjo. The Banjo Brothers are professional dancers and part of Diversity, a dance group that won the third season of Britain’s Got Talent.

Funso is also a grandfather to Ashley’s children: Rose and Micah.


Funso Banjo is currently 64 years old in age as of 2021.

He was born on October 2, 1956, in Nigeria, according to SportNote.


Funso Banjo’s bio has not been documented on Wikipedia as of yet.

Moreover, his officialized biography involving all the precise particulars of his early life and professional career has not been published by his team.

Hence, little is known about his personal life even after his fame.

He was born Koyote Babafunso Banjo in Nigeria hence, his boxing pseudonym “Baba” is his middle name. He started boxing at a young age and used to perform under heavyweight division.

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