Nollywood actress Funmi Awelewa gets emotional as she celebrates her mentor and role model, Funke Akindele Bello.

Kemi Filani recalls that the beautiful actress popularly known as Morili celebrated her birthday with stunning pictures, receiving heartwarming messages from celebrities.

Among those who celebrated her is Nollywood box office queen and CEO of Scene One Productions, Funke Akindele Bello.

Funke Akindele took to Instagram to share a beautiful picture of Morili accompanied with a lovely message.

She wrote: My darling Funmi, happy birthday to you. May the Lord continue to abide with you and yours. Love you Gurl ❤️❤️❤️ @funmiawelewa

Morili who got emotional about the message, took to Funke Akindele’s comment section to remark on the message.

In her message, she revealed that her loyalty stands with Funke Akindele, who has always helped her family.

She wrote: Thank you so much MOTHER❤️ a Queen I stan, a leader, adviser and a role model. Thanks for all you do for me and my family Maami😍🙌 Thanks for letting me get close to you, it’s a great privilege for me knowing you ma. I love you Lefty Omo baba oni baba💕🙌🙌
I remain Loyal ma’am ❤️❤️❤️❤️🙌