Nollywood actress Toyin Abraham has got her colleague Funmi Awelewa emotional as she celebrates her birthday today, 12th October 2021.

Funmi Awelewa took to her Instagram page to solicit prayers from her fans and colleague and share stunning photos of herself to mark the new age.

She captioned the photos: +1 Please say a word of prayer for Me.

Taking to her Instagram page, Toyin Abraham shared a photo of Funmi, expressing love for her and prayed that God would bless her new age.

Toyin Abraham wrote: Happy birthday, my dear @funmiawelewa. May God bless your new age and your sweet soul. Much love from me, dear.

Reacting to the post, Funmi Awelewa, who seemed emotional about the birthday prayers, expressed appreciation to Toyin Abraham, stating she is not just a senior colleague but a mother and mentor.

Funmi Awelewa said she’s grateful for the love and care that she has received from Toyin Abraham.

funmiawelewa wrote: Aunty Toyin Mommy Irè. Thanks a lot for all you do Ma’am you’re not just a senior colleague to me but a mother, a teacher and a mentor. I appreciate the love and care of all time. Eshey gan, modupe pupo ma. Oju oni tiyin lailai