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Popular Nollywood Actress Funke Akindele returns to social media after her court case

Celebrated Nigerian actress and entrepreneur, Funke Akindele, has returned to social media with a bang. The Award-winning actress and CEO of Scene One Tv, announced her presence with a pic capturing her cheerful face. After a two-week hiatus following the aftermath of her sentencing following lockdown violations over the coronavirus pandemic, the versatile actress has finally returned to social media to the delight of her fans and colleagues. Funke Akindele was arrested, detained and tried in court for defying lockdown and social distance order to throw a birthday party for her husband JJC Skillz. She and her husband pleaded guilty to charges against them and were fined N100,000 each and subjected to 14 days of community service. Returning to Instagram, ‘Jenifa’ shared a photo with the cap...

Stop forming stupid and unbelievable stories just to look relevant – Funke Akindele blast celebrities

Comic Nollywood Actress Funke Akindele a.k.a Jenifa took to her Instagram page where she warned a certain set of celebrities who go around making ‘stupid and unbelievable stories just to look relevant.’ In her words ; “Stop forming stupid and unbelievable stories just to look relevant. If your colleagues’ bag endorsement deals, it’s their time to shine. Yours is coming too!!! So don’t feel less!!! Don’t be pressured o!! All man get him time. May our time never pass us by!! AMEN”. What’s your thoughts on this?

Funke Akindele bags new Endorsement deal with Waw Nigeria

Nollywood filmmaker and actress Funke Akindele started the month a great way. The mom of two just bagged an endorsement deal with Waw Nigeria. Funke Akindele shared the good news on her Instagram page urging everyone to work harder. She wrote: “I started the new month of November as a #wawambassador #wawdetergents #wawbarsoap #hardworkpays so in this new week, don’t give up,pls work harder and don’t let all the NOs discourage you. Trust me, the BIG YES that will take you to greater heights is around the corner.”

Happy 42nd birthday to Funke Akindele (Born August 24th)

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY: Star Actress Funke Akindele-Bello, fondly referred to as ‘Jenifa’ is marking her 42nd birthday today 24th, August, 2019 and she has taken to her social media to appreciate her journey so far in life. Akindele Olufunke Ayotunde is a Nigerian actress and producer. Funke starred in the sitcom I Need to Know from 1998 to 2002, and in 2009 she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. Sharing a video which contained photos of herself, she wrote ; “It’s all about ME!!! Thank you Lord for another year!! It shall always be well with ME!” Funke’s Husband, JJC Skillz, also took to his Instagram page to congratulate his wife on her new age, he wrote: “Happy birthday @funkejenifaakindele God will continue to bless and protect you my lo...

Happy 3rd wedding anniversary to Funke Akindele and her husband

Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele and her husband are in a joyous mood as they celebrate their third wedding anniversary today, August 23, 2019. The talented and gorgeous actress took to her Instagram page to share the good news with her fans as she praised her husband in an adoring way. She posted videos with beautiful captions that depicted her love for him. The first was of them doing the Zanku and gbese dance styles with the caption: “Happy 3rd wedding Anniversary to us darling. Thank you for always supporting and loving me. The good Lord will keep us together forever in good health and wealth. I love you Baba Ibeji!! @jjcskillz.” Another read:  “All glory to God! My boo! My king! Love you always.” Happy wedding anniversary to them. May God continue to bless their marriage!🙏

Nollywood Actress, Funke Akindele Makes Directorial Debut With EbonyLife’s Movie, “Your Excellency”

Award-winning Nollywood actress and producer, Funke Akindele has made her debut as a movie director with EbonyLife Films’ latest December blockbuster, the social-media-driven political comedy, Your Excellency which will be released on 13th December 2019. EbonyLife Films, which produced the Fifty, The Wedding Party, The Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai and Chief Daddy which has also commenced the production on the latest movie also announced that Akindele will act in a leading role. Other star who made it to the cast list include Lala Akindoju, Shaffy Bello, Kunle Coker, Ekun Edewor, Alex Ekubo, Oreka Godis, Osas Ighodaro, Mike Iheuwa, Seyi Law, Akin Lewis, Bimbo Manuel, Deyemi Okanlawon, Ini Dima-Okojie, Chioma ‘Chigul’ Omeruah, Emmanuel OMG, Ikechukwu Onunaku, Helen Paul and Toni Tones....

Nollywood Actress, Funke Akindele Hits 8 Million Followers On Instagram; Celebrities React

Veteran Nollywood actress Funke Akindele-Bello has just hit eight million followers on Instagram. She took to the platform to express her excitement. The excited lady shared a post to celebrate this achievement. In her post, she thanked her fans for being the best ever. Then, she promised to show them love by organizing a give-away. See the post below: Celebrities congratulated the Nollywood actress on her new achievement. According to some of them, it is a well-deserved accomplishment. Read the reactions of celebrities below: moabudu: “Sweetheart you are loved” yemialade: “80 million coming big sis” efemoney: “Congrats from one proud follower”  djspinall: “If I can follow you 100m times more I will” iniedo: “Get em gurl” ushbebec...

I could have given up but my mom’s words kept encouraging me – Funke Akindele

I could have given up but my mom’s words kept encouraging me – Funke Akindele Talented Nigerian actress and producer Funke Akindele-Bello, has shared some things about herself many were not privy of on her new YouTube channel. The actress and mom of two opened up on her career and how she almost gave up acting. In her words; I am going to be very personal here, talk about some things I’ve been through in life and liken them to whatever you are going through right now. Many young people are going through a lot to survive. Struggles, challenges, obstacles and they may want to give up. I want you to look at me and my story. When I started acting in 1998, I remember how I struggled to get up there, I got a lot of “no’s”. I was the ‘queen’ of auditions and ‘wakapass’ roles. I would read s...

Funke Akindele and hubby step out for cocktail party

Funke Akindele and hubby step out for cocktail party New parents, Rasheed Bello and Funke Akindele went on a dinner date over the weekend. The couple, styled by Medlin Couture CEO, Mimi Yina, were all smiles at the Cocktail party. This is the second time the couple who welcomed a set of twins last year December will be seen stepping out together. Lovely couple!!

Funke Akindele all smiles in new gorgeous photos

Funke Akindele all smiles in new gorgeous photos Nollywood Actress, Funke Akindele-Bello is all smiles in new photos she shared via her social media space. Recall that the actress just had a pair of twins and it was alleged by a prophet and others that she resorted to surrogacy, a piece of rumour which can be said to be untrue. Well, Funke doesn’t need to reply her detractors. She wows in these new post-natal photos.

Funke Akindele gave birth to premature twins via CS, not surrogacy – Insider

Funke Akindele gave birth to premature twins via CS, not surrogacy – Insider Amid widespread reports that Nollywood actress Funke Akindele had her new twins through a surrogate mother, an insider has confirmed otherwise, saying she actually gave birth herself, but via C-section. Meanwhile, check out new photo of Funke Akindele on the day she delivered them in far away Los Angeles California. Though there has been a lot of speculations surrounding the birth, a source close to the actress said she delivered the babies preterm through caesarean section and not via surrogacy. Here is what the source said. You people should get your facts right, Funke gave birth through operation, the babies came earlier than normal at about 32 weeks, the two of them are fine and healthy and no they are not in ...

Prophet who said Funke Akindele will never get pregnant insists her twins are IVF babies

Prophet who said Funke Akindele will never get pregnant insists her twins are IVF babies Dr Faleyimu Olagoroye, the Lagos based Prophet who predicted barrenness for Funke Akindele, has finally reacted to the actress’ twins’ birth. The founder of Mountain of Blessing and Miracle Church of Christ who in a new interview defended his prediction concerning the actress, revealed the untold story behind the arrival of the babies. The Prophet who predicted barrenness for Funke Akindele, recounted how he gave the actress three different solutions for her to become a mother. He told Yorubamoviegist; Funke Akindele was a nobody when I have been giving out revelation about her. it was revealed to me that she will be very rich and famous but she will find it difficult to have a child, only prayer...

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