Kafayat Shafau Popularly known as Kaffy is widely credited as Nigeria’s foremost dancer and choreographer for music videos. She is a fitness and dance instructor and runs her own dance school. In 2006, Kaffy from Nigeria broke the world longest dancing record with a time of 52 hours and 3 minutes. She danced her way into the Guinness World Record with her team, Imagneto at the Nokia Silverbird Danceathon and has since become a point of reference in the Nigerian entertainment industry whenever dance is concerned. She has danced in the videos of top Nigerian acts like Psquare, D’banj, Timaya, and others.
The talented dancer who clocked 34 today June 30th, 2015 composed a very emotional message for herself and She also thanked the entertainment industry for supporting her hustle all these years. She wrote below
“I thank God for today as it marks the day my wonderful parents brought me to this world to explore ,learn ,share and be fufuilled.i am still on that journey 35 years after and life has been a blast, bitter,sweet,ugly,beautiful,ups and downs , crooked and straight in all of this God is manifesting and am a testimony of a lot of His Glory. I thank everyone I have ever encountered whether it ended with smiles or frowns you all made me who I am today. My beloved dance industry, I thank you I appreciate every practitioner. The music and movie industry I thank you too for allowing me be a part of your world. Oh the media God bless you all The corporate world thanks for supporting my kind And the best of all my fans and every youth out there you make me stronger always the reason I want to do more. And to my precious family and husband …I love you all.”
Kaffy is married to Joseph Ameh AKA Papi J. They celebrated their 3years in marriage On June 2, 2015 and They are blessed with two lovely kids.
Happy birthday Kaffy.