Peter Okoye’s biography: age, brothers, wife, net worth

Psquare’s Peter Okoye

Peter Okoye’s biography: age, brothers, wife, net worth

Peter Okoye is a former member of the defunct square music group who trended over the weekend after he was seen with his twin brother Paul Okoye’s children having fun despite the reported beef between the brothers.

However, over the last few hours, there have been growing speculations that the Psquare twin brothers may have ended their four years after they went their separate ways to pursue solo careers.

According to the recent reports flying all over the media, Peter and Paul Okoye have followed each other on popular photo sharing platform Instagram, which is a sign that there might be a reunion soon.

Peter Okoye now goes by the name Mr P while his twin brother Paul Okoye is now known as Rude Boy.

This article is focused on what you should know about Peter Okoye, continue reading to see more.

Profile Summary

Full Name:Peter Okoye
Stage Name:Mr. P
Date of birth:18 November 1981
Age:40 years old in 2021
Place of Birth:Jos, Plateau
State Of Origin:Anambra State
Spouse:Lola Omotayo-Okoye (m. 2013)
Children:Cameron Okoye, Aliona Okoye
Occupation:Singer • Songwriter
Net Worth:$11 Million

Peter Okoye’s biography

Peter Okoye was born on the 18th of November 1981 in Jos, Plateau state; Josephine Okoye and Mazi Moses Okoye, who were from Anambra state.

There are reports that Peter Okoye has six siblings, however popular among them his Jude Okoye and Paul Okoye.

Peter had an active childhood as he has been involved in dancing since when he was very young.


Peter Okoye was a student at Saint Murumba Secondary School, a catholic school based in Jos after which he proceeded to the University of Abuja where he bagged a BSc in Business Administration.


Peter Okoye and his twin brother Paul Okoye took an interest in music from a young age, and their source of his inspiration was the late King of Pop Michael Jackson.

The Okoyes went by different stage names until they decided to stick with the name Psquare.

Psquare started out with their first manager named Howie T. as their first manager under who Peter Okoye dropped his album titled, Last Nite in 2003.

The album was a sponsored one as Peter and  Paul Okoye had won the Grab Da Mic competition in 2001, which came with opportunities for music sponsorship.

Peter Okoye also released songs like Cool it Down, For my Head, and Look into My Eyes. 

He would later join forces with his brother Paul as they formed the Square Records label and were managed by their elder brother named, Jude Okoye also known as Engees.

During their time together, they were one of the most popular singing duo to come out of Nigeria with hit songs like Busy Body, Roll It, Ifunaya, Chop My Money, among others.

However, in 2017 Peter and Paul Okoye went their separate ways as they ended the Psquare group and pursued solo careers since then without giving reasons for going their different ways.

Personal life

Peter Okoye is married to Lola Omotayo Okoye, and their union is blessed with two children named Cameron Okoye and Aliona Okoye.

Net worth

Peter Okoye is reportedly worth $11 million and is doing well as a solo singer.

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