Tana Adelana Biography

Tana Adelana is the stage name of Christiana Nkemdilim Adelana, who works in the entertainment industry in Nigeria as an actress, producer, model, and entrepreneur. She is best known by her stage name, Tana Adelana. She came in first place in the category for Best Supporting Actress in the CITY People’s Movie Awarin ds 201. She was the winner of the Air personality of the year (TV) award at the future Awards in 2011, and she also took home the prize at the Grind Awards in 2005.  She is of Igbo descent, and the name Egbo has been passed down through her family.

Early life 


In the 1980s, Tana Adelana was born into a Catholic royal family that was known for its tradition. The tenth and final child in a family of nine. She received her primary education at Treasure Land Nursery and Primary School, located in Surulere, and then went on to receive her secondary education at St. Francis Catholic Secondary School, located in Idimu, Lagos. She was born in Nara Unateze, which is located in the Nkanu East Local Government Area of Enugu State.  The father has passed away, and she was taken aback by the events that transpired during the burial service. [5]


Tana received her Bachelor of Science degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Lagos in Nigeria. She studied there for four years. After that, they received a diploma certificate in makeup and style from the London-based makeup art school (South African campus). After that, she went on to earn a special executive master’s certificate in Leadership and Management from the Metropolitan School of Business and Management in the United Kingdom. This was after she had previously attended that institution.

Personal Life 

Tana Adelana recently tied the knot with Femi Adelana, the man she had been seeing for a very long time. The couple have been together for the past 14 years, and they tied the knot on September 11, 2007. The couple currently has two kids together.

The actress admitted that she did not have a foolproof method for finding the right person to marry, but in the end, she did manage to wed a good man who adores her completely. She is known for her ability to keep her family out of the public eye, and she has been successful throughout the years in avoiding any scandals involving her marriage.

Tana Adelana is reportedly a happy mother of two children as of the time this article was written, according to an earlier report from Info9jatv (November 2022). Because she does not provide the media with any information regarding her children, there is very little that is known about them. According to the sources that were looked at by DNB Stories Africa, her daughter was born on October 25th, 2009.


After trying out for the MTN Y’Hello TV Show in 2002, Tana rose to prominence in the entertainment industry as an OAP. 
She is also the first Nigerian to host TV show on Channel O.  She got her start in the entertainment industry by appearing in the television series Disclosure. 
In July of 2013, she launched her own production company, known as Tana Adelana Productions.  
One of her films is called Quick Sand , and it stars Ufuoma Ejenobor, Chelsea Eze, Wale Macaulay, Anthony Monjaro, and Femi Jacobs, along with number of other performing artists.