Nollywood actress and Lagos state deputy governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Funke Akindele’s estranged husband, Abdulrasheed Bello popularly known as JJC Skillz celebrated her 45th birthday on Wednesday.
The couple got married in 2016 but the Nigerian songwriter announced their separation via a post on his verified Instagram on June 30, putting an end to their six years of marriage.
The following month, the actress widely known as Jenifa was unveiled as the running mate to Lagos state PDP governorship candidate, Olajide Adediran Jandor.
There were lots of reactions in the media space towards the actress’ marital issues and recent political ambition.
In celebration of the multiple-award-winning actresses’ birthday on Wednesday, JJC Skillz joined in wishing her as he took to his Instagram to send her warm wishes.
He shared a video on his Instagram page that comprised snippets and photographs from various moments to the tune of a love song from Dave Willz titled Orin Ife.
“Happy birthday my darling mama Ibeji. I pray our children embody the goodness of God and be a blessing to generations. Today is your day, celebrate and live to the fullest. Long life and prosperity,” JJC Skillz said.
Today is your day celebrate and live to the fullest Long life and prosperity.”
Also, Akindele’s colleagues in the film industry have sent her birthday wishes through their Instagram handles.
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Eniola Badmus who was in her Omo Ghetto film series said, “Happy birthday Lafunky. It is a special day for someone who is now 45-year-old. May this day give you enough reasons to stay cheerful. Hippy!”
Another fellow actress, Iyabo Ojo, in her own wishes, posted, “Fly high birthday girl. More blessings, more success and more wins. Happy birthday, mate.”