On 20th of July, 2016 the leader of the Academy of Islamic Propagation Nigeria (ACADIP), Adepoju Yusuf, announced that popular Lagos-based Yoruba actress, Lola Alao, has dumped her Christian religion and officially converted to Islam and even adopted the name, Rhodiat.
The pretty actress who buried her father few days ago, has confirmed her conversion to Islam. She made an announcement via her Instagram page.
Below is what 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…. Thanks love you all.. Rohdiat Omolola Alao Ajibola.”