What’s not to Love about Funke Akindele Bello?

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Funke Akindele Bello, Jenifa as we like to call her, is one amazing box of surprises. In case you did not know, she is an inspiration to thousands of young ladies. For those who know her, you will agree with us that she has really grown beautifully. Here are 5 reasons why we can’t get over her.


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She is a serial go-getter

Funke gives us major hardwork goals! You would have thought that she would stop at Jenifa, the movie, right? Well, she has go on to beat all expectations. Jenifa’s Diaries is one huge phenomenon. From the tiny curious girl in the TV Series ‘I need to know’ to this major producer that we all love, we wonder how she did it. What’s more, Funke is taking her career a step further with her music partnership with her hubby. The duo’s record label has gone on to unveil it 1st set of artistes.

She is funnnnn!

We can say this over and over, and we trust that even you agree with us. Funke is FUN! We guess the word originated from her name. Just the popular line ‘my name is Jenifa’ is enough to make our day. She is certainly one person to be around, as well as a screen delight.


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She is not one to joke with family

Talk about someone who appreciates the beautiful people in her life. To celebrate her husband’s recent 40th birthday, Funke made him a nice music video. Cute?

She is a huge mentor on and off the screen

Funke is one to always pass across the right message where morals and societal values are concerned. If you are tempted to take the character Jenifa for granted, do not do the same with her pieces of advice. Trust us, she is a box of wisdom. Her advice has touched on topical issues such as self-respect, how to treat a woman, fidelity and hard work.


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Who rocks what better than Funke?

Whether she is being Jenifa or herself, Funke is our style muse anytime. Simple, chic and classy! She is a true definition of ‘less is more’.

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