Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is the first Nigerian actress/musician to reach one million ‘likes’ on social network Facebook.
The Nollywood actress turned 35 on February 7, 2012. Interestingly, her surname is misspelt as Omotola ‘Jolade’ Ekeinde on the FB page, which appears to be an unofficial page. According to Facebook administrators, name changing cannot be applied to pages with over a hundred likes.
‘Pls permit me to soak up this moment! the 1 celebrity in Nigeria to hit 1m likes on facebook! thanks yall. gratefull, favoured‘, she wrote on her instagram page.
Omotola is however not the first Nigerian to hit the 1m mark. Pastor E.A Adeboye, the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has 1, 018, 891 likes. Others close to Omotola are President Goodluck Jonathan with over 887k likes, Wizkid with over 600K, and Tonto Dike with over 400k…
culled from TheNetNG