Actress, movie producer and happily married mother of twins, Funke Akindele-Bello popularly known as Jenifa, is bereaved.
The actress who stunned at the grand premiere of her first major directorial debut movie, Your Excellency, last night shared the sad news that her dad, who passed on her Instagram page moments ago.
Sharing a photo of her sitting next to her dad, she wished she could turn back the hands of time.
Dad!!! May your soul Rest In Peace!! I tried Dad! I did!! We love you but God knows best!!! #iwishicanturnbackthehandsoftime” Funke wrote:
Already, condolence messages have started pouring in from her colleagues in the entertainment industry.
Until his death, he was a cleric and a former Vice Principal of Lagos State Senior Model College, Igbokuta and a West African Examination (WAEC) Supervisor and Marker.
Pa Akindele, 75, was a community leader and he studied Technical Drawing at the prestigious Wisconsin University.
He is survived by his wife, children and grandchildren.
Burial arrangements will be announced by the family. May his soul rest in peace!