- If Saidi and Fathia Balogun were still married it would have been a double celebration as they share the same birthday
- Saidi, who turned 50, celebrated his birthday in Mecca
On Sunday, February 5, Nollywood actor Saidi Balogun hit the golden age of 50.
Some friends and fans had expected him to throw a big birthday bash to celebrate the landmark age. However, contrary to people’s expectation, the father of two flew to Mecca to commune with God.
In an Instagram post, the estranged former husband of Faithia Balogun explained why he took the decision:
He wrote: “I thank Almighty Allah, celebrating my birthday in the holy land is my own special way of saying thank you to baba God.”
Meanwhile, Saidi and Fathia shares the same birthday but while Saidi turned 50, his estranged wife and mother of three was 48.