- Yoruba actress Funmi Awelewa has said that she wasn't born with a silver spoon, noting that her upbringing was tight
- This was in reaction to a comment by one of her followers who advised people to celebrate and encourage the actress instead of hating on her
- Funmi expressed her joy over the statement, saying it made her day
Nollywood actress Funmi Awelewa has reacted to the comment of a follower about her on her Instagram page.
Funmi said that if she flaunts a Bentley or Ferrari tomorrow, she just needs people to congratulate her and move on. According to her, there is a reason.
The Yoruba actress' statement was after her follower called Olugbenga Fash said that if people knew what the film star had gone through in her life, they would not be hating on her.
Olugbenga stated that many of the people hating on the actress watch her movies and it brightens their day. He noted that instead of hating on her, they should rather celebrate and encourage her.
Reacting to her follower's comment, Funmi said that his statement about her made her happy.
She noted that she suffered and her upbringing was tight. The actress then urged her fans and followers to pray for grace.
Read her post below:
As usual, Nigerians had something to say about her post. Many expressed their love for her while others urged her to continue to work hard.
Read some comments below:
"God bless your work jare.. keep soaring higher.. no look their side."
"Love more... Boss."
"Love u sis. More grace darling."
"Continue to succeed."
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In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that the actress talked about her relationship as she fired back at people advising her to marry.
A curious fan had asked about the reason for keeping her dating life private.
In her response, Funmi made it known that she didn't celebrate mere relationships and that she would go public only when she got married.