- Actress Mercy Asiedu is marking her 50th birthday today, May 9
- Family and friends staged a surprise birthday party to celebrate her new age
- The Ghanaian actress is also marking the special day with stunning frames donning different African prints and colourful beads to match
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Oheneyere Mercy Asiedu's family and friends threw a surprise birthday party in her house to celebrate her new age.
The Ghanaian actress clocked 50 years old today, May 9, 2021, on the same day many in countries throughout the world are marking Mother's Day.
With the help of the birthday planner, Frimpong Honey, her family and friends decorated the house to add colour and joy to her special day.
Captioning the video from the bash marking her golden jubilee age, the Kumawood entertainer expressed gratitude to her family and friends for planning the surprise party.
''Golden Jubilee @frimponghoney and the girls, thank you so much for the birthday surprise. I'm most grateful for the love shown to me on this day!
''Happy Mothers' Day to all mothers, women and girls in the world. Love y'all,'' she wrote on Instagram.
In a subsequent post to highlight her special day, Oheneyere Mercy Asiedu splashed her Instagram page with birthday frames, glowing with smiles in different African prints and colourful beads to match.
''I will put a smile on my face and won’t let the troubles of life get me down because it’s my birthday today. A very happy birthday to me!
''Today, I just want to thank God for adding another year to my life,'' she captioned the photos.
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Earlier, YEN.com.gh reported Ghanaian politicians are honouring mothers with special messages as millions in countries throughout the world observe Mother's Day today, May 9, 2021.
At a time when many are facing difficulties due to the global pandemic, the role of mothers in the economic, emotional, and psychological well-being of families could never be overstated.
To celebrate their birth mothers and mothers for their impactful contribution to their lives, some eminent political personalities have taken to social media to share heartwarming messages along with photos to mark the special day.
In the clip, Jidula refers to the child who is younger than her as her baby, whilst the adorable moment was being captured on camera.
A scene in the clip shows Stonebwoy making an appearance to join his wife, daughter, the little girl and another person in an office.
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