'Toh Bad' singer turns 36

EME artist who played Banky W's love interest in popular 'be my lover' song celebrates another year today.

Eniola Akinbo whose stage name is Niyola adds another year today December 9, 2014.

Niyola is the only female signed on to Empire Mates Entertainment music label. The singer who is close friends with fellow singer Seyi Shay comes from a large family of 12

She released her debut self named album in 2007 produced under Westside Records . The 'Toh bad' singer was in a romantic relationship with Freestyle from the music group Trybesmen.

She shared photos of herself with fans with this message :

"This year has been one so significant I could never forget it ! Both in my personal life and I'm my career , I have learnt and grown twice as much as I did in all my years in this singular year . To all those who have been a part of my life in one way or the other , my family , friends , acquaintances , colleagues , my fans ,loved ones and even haters , I say a huge thank you ! It would all be devoid of meaning without you guys .... Most especially to God for the gift of life , love , and forgiveness . I couldn't ask for more . Through my laughter , my tears ,my joys and even amidst pain I still see that you love me and my life is not by chance . All I can say is THANK YOU for letting me live to see yet another year and I ask that you order my steps and let your will only be done , that I may be even more grateful at the end of it. "

Niyola frequently features in Banky W's videos such as 'love to love you, be my lover and others.

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