Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe, has paid an emotional tribute to her daughter, Michelle, who turns 20.
The entrepreneur and mum of two showered her daughter with praises as she clocks 20 today, July 11.
Taking to her Instagram page, the actress dedicated her page to her daughter, as she gushed over the woman she is growing up to. She gushed over her daughter’s outstanding attributes as she described her as “intelligent, selfless, A student, hardworking, humble, very smart, very respectfully, calm and a problem solver”.
“Look who is 20! Happy birthday to the first fruit of my womb!!!! My bestie😍
20 is such a big deal 😫😂 I am so emotional right now, and only wish you are here or I am with you to celebrate this special day of yours together ( tho I know you will have fun with the girls, just don’t forget to send me all the pictures )…. Chai it’s paining me that I will miss out on all the fun! I am so big on birthdays and this one pain me oh, but it’s all good p😫😂😂😂….
Michelle I am super proud of the young lady you have become! Intelligent, hardworking, very smart, selfless, straight A student, problem solver, humble, very respectful, calm ( and now very matured 😂”) …. I miss our small fights, bug fights ( you know those ones you tell me I am mean 😭😫😭❤️), banters, gusts,gossips… I miss staying up late, discussing anything and everything with you! We have been thru it all together my love! We have cried together, danced together, partied together, 😂😂😂, To God be all the glory for our lives! I pray and wish for the best for you my life! May you forever sparkle like the star that you are @michelleio_ 🤩🤩
Please my darlings say a prayer for @michelleio_ God bless you as you do🙏”.
In a follow up post, she advised her daughter never to forget the daughter of whom she is. She further thanked her for always making her proud and remembering her values and morals.
Michelle @michelleio_ as you turn 20 today I just want to remind never to forget the daughter of who you are …… Thank you for always making me proud! Thank you for not letting my teachings go to waste! Thank you for always remembering the values, morals I instilled in you! Thank you for always taking dominion, thank you for always remembering that you are more than a conqueror through Christ that strengthens you, and that you can do ALL THINGS ! Keep flying high my princess! Keep breaking boundaries! Keep Soaring! Keep winning!
Keep taking dominion! Keep moving child because your mother doesn’t sleep! You are a child of a praying mother! A mother who stands upon the covenant if Jehovah! 🙏
May the Lord continue to be in front of you to lead you, beside you to guide you and behind you to protect you!
Happy 20th birthday DaughterofMercy @michelleio_”.