- Nollywood actor Deyemi Okanlawon has revealed that he waited three years to conceive his first child
- The actor said that doctors told him and his wife that they would not be able to have a child
- Deyemi stated that he welcomed his first child who is now four years old
Nollywood actor Deyemi Okanlawon has expressed emotions as he recalls the story that led to the birth of his first son.
The film star shared the story as he celebrated his child who turned 4 on Friday, July 10.
Deyemi revealed that after three years of trying to have a child, doctors told him and his wife that they would not be able to have one. According to him, his wife got home crying.
He revealed that he let her cry and when she was done, he raised her head to meet his and told her that God did not tell him that they will not have children.
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The father of two went on to encourage his wife to stop crying as they will have their own children. According to him, he and his wife welcomed their first child on July 10.
"4 years ago I woke up to the cry of a child. my heart swelled with love and pride... and I understood for the first time the hearts of both my heavenly and earthly fathers towards me! Happy 4th Birthday Demide... I’m super proud to call you son," he wrote.
In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that Okanlawon and wife celebrated their 7th wedding anniversary.
The actor kicked off the celebration by posting some epic throwback pictures of him and his dear wife on the day of their wedding ceremony several years ago.
Okanlawon in one of his funny captions noted that his back is still aching him from carrying his woman on the day they tied the knot.
In another photo, actress Moyo Lawal celebrated the actor with an attractive photo of them together.
The photo showed Moyo in her sportswear while Okanlawon's top was pulled to the back as he showed off his bare chest. The actress leaned on the actor as they posed for a photo together.
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