He Had Me at 50, Comedian Arole Says as He Celebrates Ex-sailor Father on 81st Birthday

He Had Me at 50, Comedian Arole Says as He Celebrates Ex-sailor Father on 81st Birthday

  • Popular Nigerian comedian Arole has taken to social media to announce and celebrate his father on the occasion of his 81st birthday
  • The funnyman dedicated a post to his old man and revealed that he used to be a boxer and a sailor
  • The celebrant who is a herbal practitioner had the comedian at 50 as Arole revealed that he is 31 years old

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Popular Nigerian comedian Arole is in a celebratory mood as his beloved father clocks 81 today, June 15.

The comic act took to social media with a dedicated post to celebrate and praise his old man for who he used to be and who he is now.

Arole takes a goofy photo with his father
Comedian Arole celebrates father at 81 Photo credit: @officialarole
Source: Instagram

Arole's father wears many hats

The comedian in his post revealed that his father who hails from Ikare Akoko in Ondo state used to be a Nigerian boxer and also worked on seas as a sailor.

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Arole's father from the Bayegun clan is a chief and currently a herbal practitioner.

The comedian who is 31, further revealed that he is his father's Isaac because he was born when his father was 50 years old.

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He finally called on people to wish his father a happy birthday on his behalf.

The comedian wrote:

"My Dad is 81years. He's from Ikare Akoko. He was an Ex Nigerian Boxer. He's a retired Sailor. He's an Herbal Practioner. He's also a Chief. He's from the Bayegun Clan. I am 31years. Apparently I am my Father's Isaac. Today is his birthday. Help me wish him happy birthday Ooooooo..."

Check out the post below:

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Fans and colleagues celebrate Arole's father

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The comedian's comment section was filled with congratulatory messages and prayers from well-wishers.

Read some of the comment gathered below:


"Happy birthday daddy!"


"Happy birthday Daddy."


"Wow! happy birthday to him more life in good health."


"Happy Birthday to the good father of an amazing son. Wishing you many more years of God's grace and mercies. Enjoy your day sir."


"Happy birthday Chief Bayegun, Baba Arole. Long May you live. Cheers to you sir."


"Happy birthday Grand Pa. God bless you."

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Arole and wife get wedding surprise

The comedian's white wedding which was held on Saturday, April 10, witnessed attendance from celebrities in the industry as well as some mouthwatering surprises.

Veteran comedian Gbenga Adeyinka shared a video on Instagram which showed the moment the newlyweds were taken out of the hall to the parking lot of the event centre.

Unknown to the two, a brand new car gift was waiting for them. In the video, a representative of a company was spotted addressing the couple as he announced that the car has been given to them as a wedding gift.

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