Actress, movie producer and happily married mum of twins, Funke Akindele aka Jenifa, has lost her dad!
He was a retired school principal before he died.
The actress who stunned at the grand premiere of her first major directorial debut movie, Your Excellency, last night shared the sad news on her Instagram pgae moments ago.
Sharing a photo of her dad, she wished she could turn back the hands of time, suggesting he had been ill for some time.
“Dad!!! May your soul Rest In Peace!! I tried Dad! I did!! We love you but God knows best!!! #iwishicanturnbackthehandsoftime” Funke captioned.
May his soul rest in peace.
Already, condolence messages have started pouring in from her colleagues in the entertainment industry.
See comments and reactions:
Sharon Nyebu: So sorry for your loss, #FunkeAkindele aka #Jenifa. May God comfort you and your family and may the soul of your dearly departed rest in peace.
Juliet Philip: May his soul RIP.. lord we will buried our parents in there old age Amen..
Mabel Peterside: Sorry welcome to d club take heart, I know u tried my i couldn’t do much , chia poverty i hate u no money to take care of my dad’s health and dat was how i lose him .
Cassie Cassandra: Life is so unpredictable. Yesterday she was all dressed and happy for her movie premier little did she know someone this sad will befall her. So sorry for your loss❤
Egbujor Patsy: As long as you can bodly tell yourself you tried your best the remaining is of God. Take heart my dear.
Golden Golden: Sorry funke it’s not easy to lost a love one especially dad or mum i have had that experience and i know how it feels
Nweke Clara Chinonso: Sorry for your loss nwanyioma. May God give you and your family the fortitude to bear this great loss and may God rest his soul Amen. It’s well dear
Ede Emmanuel Ede: Rest on Sir…he was my principal way back in secondary school he’s highly disciplined and well respected by staffs and students
Benjamin Benevolent: Same words..i said on 12th may of 2019 when i lost my dad as well..
Its really painful …
May his soul rest in peace
Forlarshadey Mercy: So sad. Went through the same 15months again, its a wound that won’t heal with time
Take heart ma’am.
May his soul rest in peace
Gifted Adaugo: It’s well dear, life moves on it isn’t dat easy but u hav to. I never knew wht it was to loose a dad till I lost mine two months ago. God knows all.
Nnaemeka Ada Ajah: OMG beautiful n kindhearted Funke.
Take heart love.
I never seen or heard she’s moody ooo. The lady that makes me smile every evening by 7pm through “my siblings and I”
Be consoled dear and May yr father’s soul rest in peace…. Amen
Chiamaka Nnawuihe: So sorry dear, it hurt especially when u did your best, but God knows the best .Rest in peace Sir