Ubi Franklin is a Nigerian music artist manager, entrepreneur, TV show host, politician, and the founder of Made Men Music Group (Triple MG) and Instant Apartment. He is also the current Special Adviser to the Governor of Cross River State on Tourism. In this article, we will provide a detailed biography of Ubi Franklin, including his early life, personal life, education, family, career, achievements, awards, net worth, quotes, relationships, and FAQs.
|Full Name||Ubi Franklin|
|Date of Birth||February 2nd, 1986|
|Place of Birth||Cross River State, Nigeria|
|Education||Madonna University (Studied Law)|
|Career||Record Label Executive, Talent Manager, Entrepreneur|
|Achievements||2016 Music Manager of the Year, Business Person of the Year|
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Marital Status||Divorced (was previously married to Lilian Esoro)|
|Children||Four (2 daughters and 2 sons)|
|Notable Cars||Mercedes-Benz C300, Range Rover, Peugeot 207 CC|
Ubi Franklin was born on February 2nd, 1986, in Cross River State, Nigeria. He is the eleventh child in a family of fifteen. Franklin completed his primary and secondary education in Calabar, after which he attended Madonna University, where he studied Law. Ubi Franklin is married to Nigerian actress Lilian Esoro, and they have four children, two daughters (Zaneta and Ariella) and two sons (Jayden and Shiloh).
During the period between July 2016 and March 2017, Ubi Franklin struggled with depression, which almost led him to commit suicide. In addition, he was almost killed by an attacker at a furniture store in Lagos. His cousin intervened and saved his life, and the attacker was later arrested.
Ubi Franklin began his career as an assistant to Julius Agwu, where he learned about the Nigerian entertainment industry. After leaving Agwu’s team, he worked with AY Makun, a comedian and producer, and other artists, promoting shows and getting paid for gigs.
In 2010, Ubi Franklin became Iyanya’s manager before the song “kukere” was released, which became a hit. In 2012, Ubi Franklin founded Made Men Music Group (Triple MG), a Nigerian record label. The label has signed up with several artists, including Tekno Miles, Emma Nyra, Selebobo, and Chibbz.
Franklin has also launched several businesses, including Instant Apartment, an online platform that offers luxury apartments for rent, and Instant Pickup, an online service that offers instant home pickup and delivery of laundry. He also launched Instant Ryde, an online taxi service in his hometown, Calabar, Cross River State, and Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.