Funke Akindele and Juliana Olayode Reconcile, Nollywood Stars React with Joy
Nollywood celebrities express delight as the long-standing feud between Funke Akindele and Juliana Oloyode comes to an end
A wave of excitement has swept through the Nollywood community following the resolution of a long-standing rift between popular actress Funke Akindele and her former co-star Juliana Olayode on the set of the hit series “Jenifa’s Diary.”
Juliana took to social media to publicly apologize to Funke, marking the end of their feud that started back in 2017 for reasons undisclosed. In an Instagram post, Juliana shared a photo of herself with Funke and accompanied it with a heartfelt apology. She explained that she had previously apologized privately but felt the need to make a public apology.
Juliana expressed her gratitude to Funke for launching her career and acknowledged her initial lack of understanding about the industry. She also took responsibility for the actions of her former guardian, who sent an email to the producers of “Jenifa’s Diary” without her knowledge, causing further complications.
Funke, in response to Juliana’s post, expressed her affection for her former co-star, saying, “My Juliana. I miss you. I will bite you. Omo mi. I love you. See you soon.”
The reconciliation between Funke and Juliana has garnered enthusiastic reactions from various Nollywood stars who expressed their joy over the mended relationship.
Actress Toyin Adewale wrote, “@funkeakindele Iya ibeji thank you very much. Oluwa ada awon omo si fun eh loruko Jesu Kristi. God bless you, darling.”
Faithia Williams added, “Aunty Funke thank you.. Allah will continue to bless you and yours.”
Eniola Ajao expressed her appreciation, saying, “You are a huge blessing our dearest Auntie FUNKE. Thank you so much for everything. We love you, ma.”
The reconciliation between Funke Akindele and Juliana Olayode has brought a sense of unity and happiness to the Nollywood community. Fans and industry insiders are eagerly anticipating their future collaborations and the positive impact they will have on the Nigerian film industry.