Popular Nigerian actor, Ibrahim Yekini AKA Itele D Icon, got a heart warming surprise from his students ahead of his birthday.

The celebrated film star, who is to clock 42 on January 1, was treated to a lovely display by his students.

The actor was shocked at being celebrated in such a big way when he was presented with a N300,000 dummy cheque.

Not ending it there, they also brought out the cash amount indicated on the cheque.

Itele could no longer hold back his tears and he was seen getting very emotional while his students continued to sing his praises.

According to students, the actor had been a good boss and teacher and he deserved more.