Today is the birthday of gospel singer and professional photographer TY Bello.

TY Bello born Toyin Shokefun was born in Ogun state and has a degree in Economics from the University of Lagos. She was a member of the gospel group KUSH alongside singer Lara George, and Emem Ema.

The group disbanded and TY Bello struck solo. In 2008 she released her debut album ‘’.

She got married to Kashetu in 2008. They had their first kids (twin boys Christopher and Christian) in 2014.

TY Bello is known as the photographer of the influential and famous Nigerians. She is the official photographer of former Nigerian President Jonathan Goodluck.

Nigerian music producer GospelOnDeBeatz adds another year today. Gospel Obi who is based in Abuja is one of Nigeria’s brightest music producers. He has carved out hits for the likes of Burna Boy, Tekno, Davido, Iyanya, Yemi Alade, Tiwa Savage and others.

Former Miss Nigeria winner Enemaya Lawani is also a year older today. The beauty queen who is now a milliner is entry books as the longest reigning Miss Nigeria in the history of the competition.

Lastly it is also the birthday of actress/model Makida Moka. The 24-year-old beauty won the Face of Sleek competition in 2009. Makida Moka has an exotic heritage. Her dad is Jamaican and her mum is Igbo. She was born in Egypt.

Happy birthday guys!