Kerri Washington Wishes Uzo Aduba a Happy Birthday in Fluent Igbo

February 13, 2018 at 11:47
Kerri Washington

Kerri Wahington is showing off how much of an Igbo wife she is.

Hollywood actress Kerri Washington has again proved that she is very much an Igbo wife. The actress took to Twitter, yesterday to wish Uzo Aduba a happy birthday in fluent Igbo Language. This got so many stunned as many Nigerians swoon over her Igbo Language prowess.

The actress who is currently married to NFL player, Nnamdi Asomugha is testament to the fact that Nnamdi is doing a good job teaching her his native tongue.

Ncheta ubochi omumu gi. Ekele diri Chineke,” she tweeted at Uzo who is of Nigerian descent.

? @UzoAduba
Ncheta ubochi omumu gi.
Ekele diri Chineke.
?? ??

— kerry washington (@kerrywashington) February 11, 2018

This is said to loosely translate to; “Remembering your birthday. Praise be to God.

Kerri Washington

Uzo Aduba

Uzo also replied thus in Igbo:

“Heh! Nwannem nwanyi, i na asu Igbo??!? Maka o di mma! Nwanne, daalu maka ubochi omumu m.” – (Not the most perfect Igbo but here’s what she was trying to say, “Ha! My sister, you speak Igbo?! That’s very good. Thanks for the birthday wish.)

Source: NET


  1. nice

  2. woow

  3. ooow

  4. […] Kerri Washington Wishes Uzo Aduba a Happy Birthday in Fluent Igbo […]

    • ADUBA AUSTIN. : March 7, 2018 at 7:48 pm

      KERRI,CHUKWU gozie gi nke oma Maka icheta ubochi OMUMU (UZO ADUBA)Nwannem I ima ka esi asu asusu IGBO.

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Omaku Josephine Ananeyi is a Journalist with keen interest in social reformation, a spontaneous writer, an impulsive reader, and a talker. She currently writes for Ghafla Nigeria.

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