Veteran Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele is currently feeling on top of the world after her name appeared in the Forbes ‘100 Icons’ list for Africa.
The Forbes ‘100 Icons’ list for Africa comprised of many African entertainers and public figures who have had an outstanding performance and made significant impact in their respective fields of specialization.
The list includes some Nigerian stars like Davido, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Wizkid, Burna Boy, Swanky Jerry, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Funke Akindele Bello, Genevieve Nnaji, and Mr Eazi.
Taking to her Instagram page to share the great news with her fans, Funke Akindele made it known to her fans that she has been working on set when she got this message from friend, Swanky Jerry and she expressed gratitude to Forbes Africa for honoring her.
“Been filming and writing back to back and then @swankyjerry sent this to me like “Sis, you never see?” Thanks swanky
I’m so honored. Thanks @forbesafrica #hardworkpays #keepmoving #yourtimeishere #dontgiveup”