Veteran Nollywood actor, Adebayo Salami, popularly called Oga Bello, is celebrating his 70th birthday today, May 9th.
The thespian has starred in a multitude of Nollywood movies from the 1996 blockbuster, Owo Blow, to Omo Ghetto in 2010 as well as the sequel, Omo Ghetto The Saga, and Sanitation Day in 2021.
In a post on his Instagram handle on Monday, the veteran actor shared photographs of himself while going thanks to God for the new age.
“At 70, life makes more meaning to me through the blessings of family and endearing legacies of my career.
“Alhamdulillah for the grace of this day. Happy 70th birthday to me Aremu Adebayo Salami,” he wrote in the post shared with his 565 thousand followers.
Also celebrating the veteran thespian is his son and actor, Femi Adebayo.
He also shared photos of his father on his verified Instagram page, alongside a birthday emotional message.
The 'King of Thieves' actor wrote, "My dear dad, today you are 70. I wish you happiness with good health and long life. You have been an amazing best friend, confidant, padi, aproko partner(SIC), in short, my everything.
"I pray that your joy will never 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’ve done for us!"