Nigerian Twitter customers have taken to the microblogging website to react to the information that well-liked actor, Samuel Ajibola, famed for his function as ‘Spiff’ within the hit comedy sequence, The Johnsons, has give up his function within the TV sitcom.
The actor who started his profession within the Nigerian film trade as a baby, took to his Twitter account earlier immediately to announce that he had give up as a solid of the TV programme.
The Johnsons is a Nigerian TV sequence produced by Rogers Ofime, which airs on Africa Magic. It focuses on a mean Nigerian household in Lagos, Nigeria,, and the challenges they face.
Within the sitcom, Ajibola performs the function of an adopted son. He seems to be mentally impaired and eats excessively. His hilarious portrayal of his character within the present makes him one of many favourites amongst viewers.
Making the announcement on his Twitter account, the actor wrote, “It’s troublesome to let go, but it surely’s time to formally announce on this platform as I give up my function as Spiff in The Johnsons.
“Because of everybody to your timeless help and love; I couldn’t have requested for extra. I’ve received time on my palms and never a lot on my facet, I’ve to maneuver on.”
His choice has since sparked a debate on the microblogging platform as he’s at present trending at quantity 13 on the Nigerian Twitter area with over 3,500 tweets.
For Sir Suwen with the Twitter deal with @Kingkendrick360, the actor was the principle comedian reduction within the sitcom. He tweeted, “Spiff was the principle comedian impact of The Johnsons.”
A Twitter consumer, @Andreakeng, talked about that he suspected the thespian would give up the present after his marriage.
He mentioned, “The second you took a spouse, I knew you’d give up the function. What’s The Johnsons with out the character Spiff?
In December 2020, the actor walked down the aisle together with his sweetheart, Sandra, as he tied the knot.
Not a fan of the thespian, Bede Bartholome, through his deal with, @BedeBartholome1, tweeted, “The more severe and probably the most ineffective, uninteresting function and act I’ve ever seen in a sitcom or drama in my life.”
Ajibola can be a mannequin and occasions compere. He’s finest identified for his function as a baby actor within the Opa Williams directed film Tears for Love.
In 1996, Ajibola received the award for Finest Child Actor on the Rhema Awards for his function within the film ‘Eye-Witness’ — an award he went on to win on the 1997 version as properly. In1998, he bagged the Reel Awards for the flicks ‘Onome II’ and ‘Day of Reckoning’, respectively.
Extra so, in 2014, he received the award for Finest Actor on the In-Brief Film Awards. In March 2017, Ajibola received the Finest Actor in a Comedy Award on the 2017 AMVCA Awards. He additionally received the Comedian Actor of the 12 months Award on the 2017 Metropolis Individuals Awards in October 2017.