Honoring a Centenarian
Renowned Nigerian actor Kunle Afod and seasoned actor Kayode Olasehinde, fondly known as Pa James or Ajirebi, recently set aside their busy schedules to pay tribute to Abdulsalam Sanyaolu, also known as ‘Agbako.’ Agbako had just reached the incredible milestone of 100 years.
A Heartfelt Gathering
The visit to Agbako was a heartwarming occasion. Afod and Pa James, along with a host of well-wishers, pulled up chairs for an old-fashioned heart-to-heart conversation.
Agbako was overjoyed to see them, and their visit brought smiles and warmth to the gathering.
Seeking Blessings for a Milestone
In a video shared on his Instagram page, Kunle Afod made it clear that the visit to Agbako was not optional.
He humorously explained that he needed the blessings of the 100-year-old as he was approaching his 50th birthday. He jokingly referred to himself as “half of Baba Agbako.”
A Unique Perspective on Life
Baba Agbako, with remarkable clarity and wisdom, expressed his gratitude for his long life and shared that he is ready to depart when the Almighty chooses.
In response, Afod and Pa Ajirebi playfully argued that he is destined to live for 100 years and won’t be leaving them anytime soon.
Laughter and Memories
As they reminisced, Kunle Afod and Pa James laughed about Baba Agbako’s age-defying and memorable lines in movies.
The actor’s legacy in the world of Nigerian cinema was celebrated during this visit.
Baba Agbako graciously bestowed his heartfelt blessings on Kunle Afod and Pa James, praying for their growth and success in the realm of movies.
The gathering was a moment of shared appreciation and respect.
A Remarkable Thespian
Kunle Afod did not hesitate to emphasize a well-known fact about Agbako – that he is the “oldest and agile” actor in the world.
He further revealed that the centenarian had recently graced a movie set, where he was cast in an upcoming film.