Nollywood actress Funmi Awelewa has professed her love for her senior colleague Funke Akindele.
The actress who called Funke her mother and a queen expressed her gratitude to the actress over her birthday message to her.
Celebrating her birthday in an Instagram post on Tuesday night Funke wrote: “My darling Funmi, happy birthday to you. May the Lord continue to abide with you and yours. Love you Gurl.”
Responding, Funmi thanked Funke for her support and for being a role model for her.
Thank you so much mother, a Queen I stan, a leader, adviser and a role model. Thanks for all you do for me and my family Maami. Thanks for letting me get close to you, it’s a great privilege for me knowing you ma. I love you Lefty Omo baba oni baba. I remain, Loyal ma’am,” she wrote.