There are reports making rounds, that Nollywood actor, Desmond Elliot has asked fans to pray for actress, Ini Edo to get pregnant before the end of the year.
According to punch, the message was posted on one of the numerous Facebook accounts ascribed to actor, Desmond Elliot.
In the message, Nigerians were asked to say amen to the prayer that the Nollywood diva, who has put smiles on a lot of faces in the country would have a reason to smile before the year runs out.
The message read: “We all know actress, Ini Edo, has been married for a while now without any issue. Many of us have laughed at her, insulted her, judged her without knowing the pains she goes through indoors. She has entertained us, made us laugh and has inspired many of us. Today, let us come together and pray for her. Ini Edo, this year, 2014 will not pass you by, you will not only get pregnant, you will also give birth safe and sound. As you write AMEN to this, may God answer all your hidden prayers. Why not write amen? Your amen is so powerful, just type amen on her behalf. God bless you.”
The message generated over 100,000 replies with many Nigerians saying ‘amen’ to the prayer.
Desmond Elliot is however, yet to make any comment on the message making rounds.
Meanwhile Desmond who is happily married with four kids has been in the industry for about 14 years.
He recently won the Best Supporting Actor award at the 2014 AMVCA. He has now joined the likes of Richard-Mofe Damijo, Clem Ohameze who joined politics.
Desmond who intends to run for a seat in the Lagos State House of Reps gave his reasons saying: “I want to give back through politics that will be favourable to the youths“.
The Movie Producer, Desmond, who is a graduate of Economics from the Lagos State University recently enrolled in the National Open University of Nigeria together with his colleague Ini Edo and Doris Simeon.
Meanwhile Ini Edo born in Akwa-Ibom, an English graduate from the University of Calabar who started her acting career in 2000 and has since featured in over 100 movies.
She also graduated from the University of Uyo where she got a Diploma in Theatre Arts.
She got married to American-based Nigerian businessman Philip Ehiagwina in 2008. There was report that Ini Edo got pregnant but suffered miscarriage.