It is the birthday of veteran actor, Dele Odule, who turns 61 today, November 23rd.
Taking to Instagram, the veteran expressed gratitude to his creator for adding another year to his age.
He appreciated His maker for making him a symbol of relevance and for making him to witness another year.
Making his birthday wish known, Dele Momodu asked for guidance and grace to live a worthy life.
My father, my father, today makes another year that you sent me to this world through Abel and Anike Odule. You’ve been a wonderful father for where I am today. I never knew it could be me.
Thank you Lord for making me a symbol of relevance. I know you will grant me more years of fruitful existence and also know you will take me when it pleases you. Give me the grace to live worthy life. Teach me so I don’t go astray, touch me so I become untouchable, tag me your child so I continually enjoy the fruitfulness of your work in the land of the living.
Thank you oh Lord for making me witness another year”.
Dele Odule celebrates birthday
For his 59th birthday, Dele Odule took to his Instagram page to celebrate himself.
The multiple award winning actor wrote;
“Glory be to God for the grace of adding another beautiful year. +1 today”
Quite a number of people in the movie industry also took out time to celebrate the iconic actor on social media.
Dele Odule’s epic throwback photo
In other news, Dele Odule had shared an epic throwback photo of him in his youths.
The veteran shared the photo to condemn the modernized ways of parenting in this new generation.
According to him, those were the times parenting was how it should be, unlike now where babies are parenting babies.
“This was the period when parenting was how it should be, not today that babies are parenting babies. Both in that picture are proud grandfather and proud mother respectfully”.
Dele and Iya Rainbow
NGV recall Idowu Phillips better known as Iya Rainbow and Dele Odule had sparked relationship rumours after a video of them all loved up surfaced online.
The actors who had been linked to be dating several times were seen in a sweet video feeding themselves fruits as they enjoyed a playful time.
Though the video is just a scene from soul and gospel singer, Shola Allyson music video, ‘Ifewa Adale’, their chemistry was so strong that many couldn’t help but raise eyebrows.
The aged actors played the role of an older version of actor, Lateef Adedimeji and his wife, Bimpe Oyebade.