Veteran actor, Adebayo Salami popularly known as Oga Bello was moved to tears a moment ago after the emotional surprise from his children in celebration of his 70th birthday today, May 9, 2022.
Adebayo Salami who seldom cries couldn’t hold emotions after he was cheered out of the house by neighbours, his wives, and kids to receive the brand new SUV vehicle. He is not just one of the actors in the industry who has set the pace for many young actors but he is also an amazing father.
Sharing a video of the emotional moment on Instagram, his first son and actor cum politician Femi Adebayo wrote “I’ve always known my Dad to be a disciplinarian … My Daddy never cries but today, he couldn’t hold the emotions… I couldn’t also hold mine honestly.
I’m so grateful to Almighty God that Daddy could see this day and he made it possible for us to deliver this gift. Happy 70th Daddy, we love you.”
He shared a picture of himself and noted that life makes more meaning now that he is 70 years old. He expressed gratitude to God, his family and how far he has come in his career.
“Life makes more meaning to me through the blessing of family and enduring legacies of my career.
“Alhamdulillah for the grace of this day. Happy 70th birthday to me. Aremu Adebayo Salami.”
His son, Femi Adebayo also celebrated his father on Instagram. He wrote, “My dear dad, today you are 70. I wish you happiness with good health and a long life. You have been an amazing best friend, confidant, paddy, gist partner in short, my everything.
“I pray that your joy will not know any boundaries. May God bless you with long life to continue to enjoy the fruit of your labour and May God continue to guide and guard you. Thank you for everything you have done for us.”