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BN Bytes: “Jenifa” Star, Funke Akindele-Oloyede Clocks 35! Photos from her Surprise Birthday Party in Lagos



Funke Akindele-Oloyede

On Friday 24th August 2012,  Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele-Oloyede turned 35.  According to a source close to the top thespian, Funke Akindele-Oloyede was on set of her latest movie, Oro Omo (For the Love of a Child) in Ikeja, Lagos and as she was about to retire to her hotel, her husband, Kehinde Almaroof Oloyede together with her siblings whisked her away to a “secret location” where her close friends and family were waiting to surprise her with a birthday party were 5 different cakes were on display including a Louis Vuitton bag box.

Heating up the scene in red, the “Jenifa” star didn’t disappoint in her outfit, which she accessorized with silver earrings and ring. Yours truly, BN has snapshots from the party, which is yet to hit the web – Check them Out!


Mr & Mrs Oloyede


  1. sandra

    September 17, 2012 at 1:41 pm

    she def looks pregnant

  2. adesoye

    September 17, 2012 at 1:48 pm

    But funke is not 35 na tot she said she was 37.anyways best of luck to her and happy birthday.

  3. digzzy

    September 17, 2012 at 1:50 pm

    happy birthday funke!!!

  4. Pendo

    September 17, 2012 at 1:51 pm

    Happy birthday Jenny baby at least she did not turn “a year older” lol i am loving her hair whoever knows what type of braids she is rocking please let me know the name. Thanks people.

    • bbb

      September 17, 2012 at 2:23 pm

      kinky braids

    • Pendo

      September 17, 2012 at 2:35 pm


    • Sherry

      September 17, 2012 at 3:17 pm

      dt is Kinky braid

  5. pynk

    September 17, 2012 at 1:53 pm

    that main cake na wen wen!

  6. Laila Ikeji

    September 17, 2012 at 1:54 pm

    Beautifully beautifulifed! Lov you, Funke

  7. Annie

    September 17, 2012 at 2:07 pm

    The peace sign u do when taking pictures isnt it outdated already?

    • e-bukun

      September 18, 2012 at 12:06 am

      Not if you’re Asian it’s not

    • Purpleicious Babe

      September 27, 2012 at 11:15 am


      Happy Birthday afunke baby. praying greatness will continue to abound in your life..

      chia plenty cake only u… xxx

  8. Laila Ikeji

    September 17, 2012 at 2:10 pm

    sooo love d cakes really.

  9. Seun

    September 17, 2012 at 2:12 pm

    Awwww ders a bun in the oven

  10. Lulu

    September 17, 2012 at 2:21 pm

    Luv her hair too! I think its kinky braids!

  11. Lue

    September 17, 2012 at 2:24 pm

  12. Mssexy

    September 17, 2012 at 2:33 pm

    almaroof’s & his bro na hard xerox kilode?
    funke mama ibeji congrats

  13. princess.almroof

    September 17, 2012 at 2:33 pm

    happy birthday to my lovely wife.

  14. Chattyzee

    September 17, 2012 at 3:16 pm

    Nice… but seeing that I’ll be turning 20+ within the next few months, I wonder if anyone will throw me a surprise birthday….

    • GlamCandy

      September 19, 2012 at 3:20 pm

      me too…we will get there someday, our hubby will definitely throw one or more for us

  15. Tincan

    September 17, 2012 at 3:23 pm

    Good for her. Hope this year ushers in good things.

    On another note, those cakes…those cakes SMH. iWILLZIPIT!

  16. Onyinye

    September 17, 2012 at 3:32 pm

    Happy Birthday…….More inspiration

  17. Aibee

    September 17, 2012 at 4:13 pm

    35 ehn?! Haa. I really hope she’s pregnant. Happy birthday Mrs Oloyede. May this new year be blessed.

  18. rita

    September 17, 2012 at 4:17 pm

    Happy Birthday to her.

  19. cathy

    September 17, 2012 at 4:20 pm

    happy birthday yenifa lol. september babes too fine jawe

  20. Annie

    September 17, 2012 at 5:11 pm

    Oh wow didnt knw Lv cakes were restricted to the yorubas.Change ur mentality hun even the maker might be a yoruba.I detest tribalism gosh!

  21. sol

    September 17, 2012 at 5:36 pm

    And you must be oyinbo pepper.

  22. funmology

    September 17, 2012 at 6:44 pm

    This babe too lyk red kai… Happy birthday to Funke. Bimbo Thomas looking fabulous kip doing ur thing bis sis… Muuah

  23. Na wa!

    September 17, 2012 at 6:54 pm

    Funke was born 1976 so how can she be 35? She is 36 years old. Happy birthday Funke!

  24. oladunni

    September 17, 2012 at 7:10 pm

    Mrs Oloyede. Happy Brthday Long Life And Prosperity

  25. Bisi

    September 18, 2012 at 7:17 am

    Happy birthday Funke!!!

  26. sheridan

    September 18, 2012 at 9:28 am

    hapy birthday Funke! hope that baby bump i see get very visible soon. wish u all d best!

  27. richie

    September 18, 2012 at 10:18 am

    happy Birthday Funke. wish you all the best.

  28. Chum chum

    September 18, 2012 at 12:10 pm

    Am surprise she is 35 was thinking she is her late 20s. happy birthday to her.

  29. tafia

    September 18, 2012 at 7:30 pm

    Yelz…lol. HBD sweetie. i love jenifa..wish you many more yrs. Cute hubby too :). Not feeling the cakes, but who cares??? Hope u had a nice time.

  30. iamfascinating

    September 19, 2012 at 1:58 am

    Funke is so talented! HBD!

  31. Teeenaaa

    September 20, 2012 at 8:32 am

    Abeg dis babe is pregnant jor, ah ah, its so obvious nah, congrats enyway!!

  32. Aduke

    September 21, 2012 at 6:34 pm

    Looks like fun! 🙂 Funke looking all gorgeous in that beautiful red dress!! Her kinky braids looks lovely n neat! A lot going on with that LV cake tho, makes it look a bit somehow. Cool still. Have never digged this ‘peace’ sign thingy, and never will. In all fun pics.

  33. [email protected]

    October 26, 2012 at 9:04 pm

    Keep up the good work. My sister in law

  34. Julian Dike

    January 16, 2013 at 1:26 pm

    I luv u funke,congrat on ur wedding and HBD!

  35. bumaqueen

    February 9, 2013 at 6:47 pm

    HBD sweeet mrs oloyede…ur cute in dat dress…uh n ur hubby luks great..Hugsss ma’am..

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