Azeez Fashola popularly known by the name Naira Marley was born in Agege, Lagos State, Nigeria. At the age of 11, he moved to Peckham, South London, England.
The President of the Marlian gang studied at Porlock Hall before attending Walworth School, in the United Kingdom where he obtained his General Certificate of Secondary Education.
Naira Marley graduated with a distinction in business from Peckham Academy, London.
The soapy crooner also holds a master degree in business law from Crossways College England.