Friends of comedy merchant and renown Master of Ceremony Gbenga Adeyinka, are celebrating him today as he clocks 52.
Adeyinka, born in Abeokuta in present day Ogun state in 1968 is well known for his comedy being one of those who live by cracking ribs in Nigeria.
It’s been almost two decades that Adeyinka, popularly known as Grand Comedian of the Federal Republic (GCON) ‘blew’ on the Nigerian entertainment scene.
He is a multitalented artistes with many Movie appearances, stage comedy, high profile events handler.
Adeyinka is one of the most sought after MCs in Nigeria.
His regular show, Laffmatazz has toured many states especially in the South West of Nigeria.
The event is an annual one where comedians of various genres come together to give audience happy moments through rib-cracking jokes.
Today, many of his fans and friends are falling over one another to express their best wishes as one of their own marks another birthday.
Peteru Comedian @Peteru comedy wishing the him a happy birthday on Twitter wrote, "Happy birthday daddy, You have been there ever since I met you, your words, kindness, tutelage, and yes LEADERSHIP have helped generations yet unborn...continue to live long and prosper Father."
Another comedian, "@alariyacomedian also wrote, "A Father, Boss and Mentor... Happy Birthday Sir; Thank you for all you do. May God Almighty continually increase YOU. Long Live The KING!"
"Words will always fail me to express how much you mean to me. But then, I hope you know I love you sir. Happy birthday to you, may your sun never go down, may your light keep shining, may heart desires be met",@Princefela4real tweeted.
Bola Solate @bolasolate also felicitated with the comedy merchant, she tweeted," Let me throwback to our moment of 4 years ago, sir, I hope you will remember your then mainland office with this picture, I wish you a wonderful celebration today and always.HAPPY BIRTHDAY."