Nigerian actress Funke Akindele has shared the reasons behind her distancing from former close friend Eniola Badmus and other colleagues in the entertainment industry.

In an interview on Arise TV, Funke provided insight into her approach to friendships within the entertainment world. She emphasized that her closest friends are her siblings. “I think my siblings are my friends. I have people that I’m cordial with, but not serious friendships like that. Because I am always busy with work. And when I am not working, I will be sleeping, watching a movie, chilling with the kids and family.”

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Funke highlighted her preference for personal space and a quieter lifestyle. “I like being in my space. I don’t like going to parties. I run a studio, we film every year and we have movies at cinemas and on streaming platforms including content on YouTube. I’m very busy. So I just get busy with work and my children.”

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Despite her busy schedule, she maintains cordial relationships with industry colleagues but has a preference for working with certain people. When specifically asked about her relationship with Eniola Badmus, Funke said, “Eniola Badmus cracks me up so much. I love to chill with her. But, we have been so busy with life. Everybody is doing their thing.”

Funke Akindele’s comments shed light on the demands of her career and personal life, which have influenced her social interactions and friendships within the industry.