Recently, the Olubadan of Ibadan; His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Akanmu Olasupo Adetunji; the Aje Ogungunniso 1 endorsed Nollywood rising actress, Funmi Awelewa new movie project, titled ‘Omo Ibadan’.
Awelewa; paid a courtesy visit to the Olubadan concerning the accomplishment of her new production which will required the permission and blessing of the monarch.
She and her teeming production crew were warmly received by Olubadan to the palace, the Aje Ogungunniso 1; Oba Saliu Adetunji granted her permission to commence her activities and also pledge his supports to her on the success of the production.
Olubadan described her concept as a noble one which he has no doubt will uplift the city on completion.
Funmi Awelewa is one of the fast rising Yoruba actresses currently rocking the scene especially in Ibadan. She graduated from the University of Ibadan and she has in featured in about 20 movies within her short foray into the Nollywood industry.