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11 things you should know about The King Of Night Life, Shina Peller


Lagos born socialite and entrepreneur, Shina Peller is set to paint Lagos all shades of red on Saturday, May 14, 2016, as he turns 40.

The King of Night Life, as he is generally called, is well known in social cirles as a lover of parties as he turns up hard whenever he can. To this end, Lagos is in high anticipation of his lavish 40th gig.

As the birthday boy’s big day approaches fast, shares some interesting facts about Shina Peller that everyone should know…

  1. He is son of late renowned magician, Professor Abiola Peller
  1. His father’s real name was Moshood Folorunsho Abiola. He adopted the alias Professor Peller as his legend as one of Africa’s greatest magician grew.
  1. He is from Iseyin, Oyo state
  1. His sister, Nike Peller is an accomplished Nollywood actress/producer
  1. He owns one of Lagos’ hottest night clubs at the moment, Quilox night club, bar and restaurant on Ozumba Mbadiwe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.


  1. His night club, Quilox is worth over N1 billion and it sits on multiple plots with  its impeccable design and finishing complemented with stunning and first of its kind décor and lighting, world class customer service and hospitality, renowned DJs and an over the roof sound system that pundits say is the first in this market.
  1. It took over two years to construct the luxury nightclub, Quilox, located on Ozumba Mbadiwe road, in Victoria Island, Lagos.
  1. Shina Peller studied Chemical Engineering at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho (Nigeria) and holds a Masters in Business Management from the same institution.
  1. He is the Group Chairman of Aquila Group of Companies, a diversified conglomerate based in Nigeria with interests and subsidiaries in the country and neighboring West African countries.
  1. He has a charity foundation. The foundation is called Help The Blind And Handicapped. It provides assistance to physically challenged individuals by empowering them through scholarships and business grants.
  1. His Wife Ayobola Peller is a Chartered Accountant.

-DanielFayemi for

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