Actress Iyabo Ojo has confirmed her relationship with entertainment promoter Paulo Okoye on her 45th birthday.
Speculations that the duo are dating circulated on the internet after Iyabo revealed she was in a relationship with an Igbo man.
She wrote on Instagram: “Thanks Obim for loving me so much & lifting my spirit…. Chai this Yoruba girl’s heart had finally been captured by an Igbo man”.
Several photos of Iyabo and Paul hanging out were also dug up and uploaded on social media.
The Yoruba actress, however, confirmed the rumour via Instagram on her birthday on Wednesday with a loved-up video of herself and Paulo.
She also shared videos of the duo hanging out at her restaurant in Lekki, Lagos State.
Captioning the post, the movie star wrote: “My Obim. Happy 45th Birthday lysexy New age, New life, New wins Cheers to Forever.”
Paulo also penned down a birthday message to the celebrant on Instagram.
He wrote: “Happy birthday my Ezenwanyi. We celebrate you today, party time, pure heart, pure beauty.
Fellow celebrities like Rita Dominic, Uche Ogbodo, Luchy Donalds, Shan George, Angela Okorie, Paul Okoye of P-Square, Stan Nze, Maria Chike, Nikki Laoye, Jemima Osunde and BBNaija star Boma congratulated them in the comment section of the post.
Iyabo has two children, Priscilla and Festus from a previous relationship.