Nollywood actor, Kunle Afolayan, has taken to his Instagram account to celebrate his mother, Omoladun Ayanladun Afolayan, on her 80th birthday.
The actor shared several photos of his mother, including some from her early memories and a recent photo with her grandchildren.
In the post, Afolayan expressed gratitude to God for his mother’s life and all the blessings that have come with it. He also hinted at an upcoming celebration, saying, “Party loading 🕺🏿🕺🏿🕺🏿🕺🏿”.
The post has since garnered thousands of likes and comments from fans and well-wishers, who have joined Afolayan in celebrating his mother’s milestone birthday.
Omoladun Ayanladun Afolayan, the matriarch of the Afolayan family, has been a constant source of inspiration to her children, including Kunle Afolayan, who has credited her as one of his biggest supporters.
The veteran actress and filmmaker, who began her career in the 1960s, has appeared in several Nigerian films, including “Kokumo” and “Maami”. She is also a recipient of the prestigious national honour, Member of the Order of the Niger (MON).
Afolayan’s tribute to his mother has received widespread praise on social media, with many commending him for honoring the woman who brought him into the world and raised him to become the successful actor and filmmaker he is today.