Veteran Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson has expressed thankfulness to the veteran actor Olu Jacobs and his wife Joke Silva for their contribution to the growth of Nollywood.
Recently, Veteran Actor Jide Kosoko hailed Joke Silva for her outstanding role, catering for her husband and and not backing out of their marriage despite his health challenge for some time now.
However, her fellow colleague in the industry Yvonne Jegede shared a video on her Instagram handle portraying Olu Jacobs few weeks ago receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award .
Responding to the emotional video, Mercy Johnson said that the video touched her soft spot making her very emotional and appreciated Yvonne Jegede for celebrating the 79 year old actor and his wife.
Mercy Johnson said that she and other Nollywood stars have thrived because of Olu Jacobs and his wife Joke Silva, praying that God will always bless them .
She captioned :
“This touched me in right places,Thank you yvonne…Because of people like @_olujacobs , we have thrived.Thank You Sir and Ma. @ajokesilva .God bless you always”.
showered praises on Joke Silva for standing, staying with and taking full care of her husband and actor Olu Jacobs despite how sick he has been for some time now.