Nigerians have been thrown into jubilation mood after the news of Nollywood actress Funke Akindele and her husband, welcoming their twins together went viral!
According to inside source, the new babies arrived on Friday, December 21, in L.A, USA. They are the couple’s first children together since they tied the knot in 2016. The couple had met 2013, when Funke Akindele was searching for a director for her television show Jenifa’s Diary.
Top celebrities, colleagues as well as well wishers have all taken to social media to celebrate the new parents.
Nigerian radio personality, television host, vlogger, and author Toke Makinwa shared a photo of the new parents with the caption:
“My heart is full so happy for my people. Congrats on the arrival of our twins “When the Lord turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream. Then was our mouth filled with laughter, and our tongue with singing: then said they among the heathen, The Lord hath done great things for them. … Love you both. Iya ibeji @funkejenifaakindele cc @jjcskillz”
See her post below:
Nigerian actress, director and businesswoman Mercy Aigbe best known for her Yoruba language movies also wrote with caption:
Best News of the year!!!! Jehovah Overdo!…. Twins To God be all the Glory!!!!!!!….. Congrats @funkejenifaakindele and @jjcskillz on the arrival of your twins!!!!! … Iya Ibeji mo ba e yo @funkejenifaakindele
Also, Nigerian actress Mercy Johnson-Okojie who hails from Okene in Kogi State wrote: