Nigerian Jamaican actress Maureen okpoko: How marriage crash pushed me into depression
Posted on September 27, 2018
Nollywood actress Maureen Okpoko whose marriage recently packed-up recently revealed in a chat with The Nation revealed how her marriage crash nearly ruined her career.
“I am just grateful to my family for standing by me; they helped me pulled through the whole journey,” she said.
“It was not an easy task, but they kept encouraging and never let me alone, till I was able to pick-up the pieces of my life back.
“It could have been terrible; who knows could have been a lunatic roaming the streets. Prayers and counselling also helped me a whole lot. I remain eternally grateful to God”.
On reconciliation with her ex-hubby, she closed a possibility.
“No too much water has passed under d bridge.”
Nominated for Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in 2016, Okpoko is a native of Anambra State and of Nigerian and Jamaican descent.
Her father is a Nigerian while her mother is from Jamaica.