According to her, she was born into a Muslim home and reverted to her root through Alhaji Yusuf Adepoju (Acadip).
The announcement was made by a Facebook user, Adepoju Yusuf, who claimed to be her teacher.
Yusuf wrote on Facebook, “Glory be to Allah. Join me in congratulating Lola Alao (a popular Nollywood actress). She just took the Kalimatu Shaa’dah from me, and chose the name Rhodiat.
May Allah give her proper understanding of Islam, and make her, well grounded in her new faith, Al-Islam. Aamiyn."
Alao has however come out to clear the air on her new found fate. According to her, she was born into a Muslim home and reverted to her root through Alhaji Yusuf Adepoju (Acadip).
She wrote, "Salaam alykun to all my wonderful friends and fans, May almighty Allah grant u all your heart desires. i just want everyone to know that i was born in to a Muslim home my late father's name is Lasisi Alao, so i reverted back to my root through Alhaji Yusuf Adepoju (Acadip) May almighty Allah bless him and all my wonderful friends and fans.... Ťhanks love you all.. Rohdiat Omolola Alao Ajibola."
Alao’s first marriage hit the rocks in 2008 following accusations of infidelity and fetish acts. She then remarried Wale Ajibola in the United States.