Iyabo Ojo to Influence Daughter, Friend’s Posting to Lagos, Laments at Priscilla's Inability to Speak Yoruba

Iyabo Ojo to Influence Daughter, Friend’s Posting to Lagos, Laments at Priscilla's Inability to Speak Yoruba

  • Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo is over the moon as her daughter, Priscilla recently graduated from the university
  • As expected, Priscilla would got to serve for one year but it looks like the actress does not want her out of her sight
  • In the live video the filmmaker shared on Instagram, she also lamented over the fact that her daughter does not understand the simple Yoruba

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Popular Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo's daughter, Priscilla recently became a graduate and will be going on the one-year compulsory national service to the nation soon.

Due to her mother's influence, Priscilla and her friend will have the ordeal smooth as they will not be going outside Lagos.

Iyabo Ojo's daughter is a graduate
Iyabo Ojo laments as her daughter refuses to speak Yoruba Photo credit: @iyaboojofespris/@its.priscy
Source: Instagram

Iyabo Ojo and her daughter talk post-graduation

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In a video the actress uploaded on Instagram, she was clearly ecstatic about her daughter being a graduate and a party will be thrown to celebrate.

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Assuring her daughter that she would serve in Lagos, she told her friend who was also waiting to serve that she would make sure she stayed in the city as well.

An equally excited Priscilla also revealed that she was looking forward to the party, which in her words, will be 'lit'.

Further into the video, the actress tested her daughter's Yoruba speaking skills by asking her to translate common words and she lamented over the fact that she could hardly translate into English.

Iyabo Ojo also revealed that her son, Festus is better at Yoruba than his sister.

"@its.priscy must go to Yoruba school."

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Nigerians react

While colleagues of the actress congratulated her baby girl, some Nigerians were displeased with her poor Yoruba.

Read some comments below:


"Congratulations beautiful."


"Awwwn...congratulations darling."


"She dey form jhooor."


"And for her mind she's happy, her child is like this, abi na film them dey do for us?"


"How did we get here that we are proud to say “We can’t speak our native language” how's this fashionable? Oh how I love the Hausa’s!!!! No matter the wealth, their culture is embraced!"

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Iyabo Ojo surprises son

Iyabo Ojo's first child, Festus clocked a new age on June 21 and she took to social media to flaunt how she showed up for him.

In a video she shared via her Instagram page, the filmmaker flew to Turkey, armed with cake, food, balloons and other surprises to make the day special for her son.

The birthday boy was taken aback on sighting his mother and it took quite a while to eventually realise it was real and then he proceeded to hug her.

Source: Legit.ng

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