Comic Nollywood sensation, Olatayo Amokade, widely known as Ijebu, stirred a wave of admiration on Instagram as he ushered in the new year by surprising his beloved wife in a heartwarming video.
In the shared video, Ijebu and his wife are seen approaching a decorated room filled with balloons and the endearing message, “I LOVE YOU.” The heartfelt surprise, orchestrated by the actor, left his wife visibly touched and delighted, creating a moment of joy and love.
Expressing his deep gratitude to his followers and fans, Ijebu took a moment to acknowledge the unwavering support and encouragement he received throughout the year. He credited the love, understanding, and motivation from his audience as a guiding light during both joyous and challenging moments.
In a touching message, Ijebu shared, “I am truly blessed to have you, my wife and kids, by my side, and I cannot thank you enough for being my rock. You deserve a surprise! Love you all With all my life 💕 @popsbead Happy New Year Advance 🥰.”
The heartwarming video elicited reactions from fellow celebrities and colleagues, including Kemi Korede, Bisola Badmus, Seyi Edun, Wunmi Toriola, Biodun Okeowo, Bimbo Afolayan, Tunde Usman Okele, and more. Their responses, filled with lovely emojis and comments, attest to the shared joy and appreciation within the Nollywood community.
As Ijebu ushers in the new year with this touching gesture, the video resonates as a testament to the importance of love, gratitude, and surprise in strengthening the bonds that matter most. It’s a beautiful start to the year, celebrated with heartfelt moments and shared joy among friends and well-wishers in the entertainment industry.
He wrote: I wanted to take a moment to express my deepest gratitude for the unwavering moral and mental support you’ve all given me throughout the year. Your love, encouragement, and understanding have been my guiding light in both good times and challenging moments. Your belief in me has given me the strength to keep pushing forward, and your words of wisdom have helped me navigate through life’s ups and downs. I am truly blessed to have you my wife and kids by my side, and I cannot thank you enough for being my rock.
You deserve a surprise!
Love you all
With all my life 💕 @popsbead Happy New Year Advance 🥰
Iamkemikorede: Beautiful woman with heart of gold we love you always ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️
Kunleafod: Omo ye funbi God bless u