Kaffy: Biography And Net Worth

Kafayat Oluwatoyin Shafau Ameh is simply and widely known as Kaffy. She is a renowned Nigerian foremost dancer, choreographer, dance and fitness instructor and a philanthropist.
She was born on the 30th of June in London. She grew up in Lagos State.

Educational Background
Kaffy had her primary and secondary education at Chrisland School, Opebi and Coker secondary school, Orile-Iganmu, both in Lagos where she obtained her first and secondary school certificates respectively.
She later attended Yaba College of Technology for a period of time before obtaining a Diploma in Data Processing from Olabisi Onabanjo University, in Osun State.

Her Career
Kaffy began her dancing career in 2002, dated back to an event she attended as a stage performer and was noticed by someone who knew her as a veteran dancer who used to go to National Stadium at weekends for dance rehearsals and workouts.
Kaffy was shot to fame and recognition and eventually as a star to watch in dance competition after she led her dance group to break the Guinness Book of Records for “Longest Dance Party”, maintaining a dance party for 55 hours and 40 minutes at the Nokia Silverbird Danceathon in 2006.

Kaffy is presently the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Imagneto Company and a veteran dance instructor with highly equipped innovative Visualization based method for training dance fitness in an accelerated format.

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In 2017, this highly resourceful, creative and talented Nigerian dance set up what she calls “The Dance Workshop”, a dance platform for training and mentoring young talented Nigerian professional dancers as well as promoting their cultural heritage within and outside Nigerian dance industry.
This innovation by Kaffy has received tremendous achievement with the 2017 edition, featuring American’s leading Choreographer, AY Holywood.
Kaffy has a dance fitness and instructions to her credit producing “(9jaDance Burnout” and “Ijada9ja Dance Bournout”.
She has also featured in Reality TV shows like:
• Malta Guinness Street Dance Judge
• Faculty Member: Project Fame West Africa and
• Judge and Faculty Instructor, Dance with Peter.

Kaffy’s high level of stamina, creativity and brilliant performance in dance competition also received recognition in award-winning musical videos for top artistes in Nigeria like P-Square, Olamide, Tiwa Savage, D’banj, Seyi Shay and other top celebrities outside the country.

Awards
Kaffy has won several awards and nominations in her journey so far in the entertainment industry. Some and most recent include:
• 2014 Best Dancer of the year at the African Magik Magazine Awards.
• 2015 Best Choreographer of the year at Beatz Awards.
• 2018 Special Recognition Awards at the Headies.
• 2013 nominee for Performing Arts at Creative Industry Awards.

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Kaffy is also a philanthropist. She has a strong passion for humanitarian services. One of such gesture was seen during the Covid-19 Pandemic, when Kaffy was distributing food to the vulnerable on daily basis.

Her Personal Life
Kaffy got married to Joseph Ameh, music director and dancer for P-Square and the marriage is blessed with two children.

Her Net Worth
Kaffy is widely credited as Nigerian foremost dancer, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $1 million dollars.

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