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Shekinah Arzaga
Shekinah Arzaga MNL48 May 2021.jpg
Shekinah Arzaga, 2021
Nickname Sheki (シェキ?)
Real Name Shekinah Igarta Arzaga
Birthdate July 20, 2000 (2000-07-20) (age 21)
Birthplace Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Bloodtype AB
Zodiac Sign Cancer.png Cancer
Height 147.32cm
Professional Information
Years Active 2018-present
(3 years)
Agency Hallohallo Entertainment Inc.
Group MNL48
Team Team MII
Generation 1st Generation
Associated Acts MNL48
SNS F icon.svg MNL48ShekiOfficial
Instagram.png @sheki.mnl48official
TikTokLogo.png @mnl48sheki

Shekinah Arzaga is the general captain of the MNL48 and a member of MNL48's Team MII.

Team History

MNL48 Senbatsu Election

Singles Participation

MNL48 A-Sides

MNL48 B-Sides

Other Singles

Other MNL48-related Songs


Stage Units

MNL1 (PARTY ga Hajimaru yo)
Kiss wa Dame yo

Concert Units

AKB48 Group Asia Festival 2019 in Bangkok

AKB48 Group Asia Festival 2019 in Shanghai

  • Kiseki wa Ma ni Awanai

MNL48 2nd Generation Members Team Concert: No To Oshihen!

Media Appearances

Web Shows

  • MNLife (2018)
  • MNLaugh (2018)
  • MNL48 i-School (2018)

TV Shows

  • It's Showtime (2018)
  • Umagang Kay Ganda (2018)
  • ASAP (2018)
  • Letters and Music (2018)
  • Myx Live! (2019)
  • iWant ASAP (2019)
  • Magandang Buhay (2020)
  • Going Live with Shelly Lazaro (2020)
  • Ipaglaban Mo (2020)
  • I Can See Your Voice (2021)

Short Films

  • MNL48 Presents: 2020 Vision (2020)


  • Hobbies: Watching vlogs, cooking, photography, eating, playing Mobile Legends, do song and dance covers, reflect on things while drinking coffee and listening to her favorite playlist, and bonding with her friends and family
  • Pet peeve: Noisy clothesline
  • One thing that she can't live without: Food
  • Special skills: Can easily remove fish bones in her throat.
  • Favorite comfort food: Ice cream
  • Favorite singer: Beyonce
  • Considered as the Vocal Queen of the AKB48 Group.
  • She's a former contestant of a national singing contest.
  • Was part of the same voice and performance training school as Francinne Rifol.
  • Can eat up to 7 cups of rice.
  • Loves spicy foods.
  • Can run while wearing 6 inch heels.
  • Has a mannerism of suddenly winking.
  • Describes herself as selfless, confident, and talented.
  • Is one of the "Tatlogs" with Francinne Rifol and Alice Margarita De Leon
  • Close friends with
  • Is said to look like current JKT48 General Manager Melody Nurramdhani Laksani.
  • Is always shipped with Alice Margarita De Leon, with fans celebrating their ship every 3rd of the month dubbed as Shelice Day.
  • Dubbed by fans as the MNL48's Golden Ace due to being center for three consecutive singles and her consistency every time she performs on stage.
  • Is part of MNL48's Holy Trinity/Super M alongside Abelaine Trinidad and Marsela Mari Guia due their consistent appearance in all of MNL48's main singles and that the trio always forms an "M" when they are together.
  • Is one of the four Pillars of MNL48.


Team MII

Andi | Cole | Dana | Gia | Jamie | Jan | Klaire | Princess | Sheki | Yzabel

Team NIV

Abby | Alyssa | Coleen | Jaydee | Jem | Lara | Miho | Ruth

Team L

Amy | Dian | Ella | Frances | Grace | Kay (Captain) | Thea | Tin

Team Unknown

Jana | Jie | Kath | Klaryle | Lyza | Rianna


Charm | CJ | Miyaka | Rachel | Rain | Rhea


Aitakatta | Koi Suru Fortune Cookie | 365nichi no Kamihikouki | Kimi wa Melody | High Tension | RIVER

Digital Singles

Amazing Grace

Sisters Group
AKB48 Group inside Japan AKB48 | SKE48 | NMB48 | HKT48 | NGT48 | STU48
AKB48 Group outside Japan JKT48 | BNK48 | MNL48 | AKB48 Team SH | SGO48 | AKB48 Team TP | CGM48 | DEL48 | MUB48
Former Groups OJS48 | SDN48 | TPE48 | MUM48