“Cheers to the legend himself” – Nigerians celebrate Olu Jacobs as he turns 80

Birthday wishes are currently circulating the Nigerian online space as Nollywood legend, Olu Jacobs turns 80 today, July 4th.

The actor’s wife, Joke Silva joined in the celebration with a heartwarming post on Instagram, which opened doors for waves of best wishes.

Sharing a throwback photo of the veteran actor as she lovingly gushed over him, actress Joke Silva captioned: “Who has the foggiest idea who this handsome young man is?”


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Another post on Instagram celebrated the thespian with the caption: “celebration of life still living!! happiest birthday to a living legend, Pa Olu Jacobs more.”

Edizie Sunday wrote: “Happy birthday sir, wishing you many more years in good health and prosperity.”

@Linerty Well: “Happy birthday my mentor. May you live long.”