Born and raised in Nigeria, Oyin moved to Canada as a young woman and attended Humber College's Theatre program where she was awarded the Edna Khubyar Acting Award.
Upon graduation, Oyin landed the lead role in In This World for Roseneath Theatre, for which she won the prestigious Dora Award. 
Oyin will be returning to the Soulpepper company in the spring to play “Kristine Linde” in The Doll's House.