By: Ogunleye Oluwapelumi
Ayo Makun, a popular Nigerian comedian and actor, popularly known as ‘AY’, has been receiving prayers and words of support and encouragement from fans and on social media after news broke that his Lagos mansion was engulfed by fire.
While the cause of the fire outbreak remains unknown, it was revealed that Ayo Makun‘s wife and children were fortunately not present in the country at the time of the incident, as they are currently on vacation overseas. This revelation has brought some relief to the situation, with fans expressing gratitude that the family is safe.
In response to the incident, Ayo Makun took to his Instagram page to share a heartfelt message. He emphasized the importance of family and faith, stating, “Family and God – that is what’s important. Everything else comes and goes. Can’t wait to join you guys in the US in a few days.”
This sentiment resonated deeply with his followers, who continued to flood his post with supportive comments.
Prominent figures also joined in expressing support. Ropo, for instance, posted, “God will always protect his own, ” underscoring the belief in divine protection. Notable entrepreneur Obi Cubana chimed in, emphasizing the core values of family and faith with his comment, “Family. God. .”
The overarching sentiment among fans was one of relief that Ayo Makun’s family remained unharmed, coupled with a shared conviction that material possessions can be replaced. A fan posted, “Thank you Jesus the family is safe.
While another confidently stated, “May God continue to protect you and your family. Anything lost will surely be replaced. It’s too late to fail AY.”
One fan named Emmanuel encapsulated the prevailing sentiment, asserting, “God’s hand’s definitely on your family!”