Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson Okojie has shed tears as she reminiscences on her humble beginnings
The Kogi state born thespian analysed some of the experiences she had on her journey to success in the Nigerian film industry.
Mercy in an Instagram post that showed her playing with her kids, recounted how she suffered hunger, thirst, faces shame and yet battled it all with a smile.
The mother of four revealed that she tells her kids daily that she is from the ghetto and had faced hard days in life.
According to her, when May 22 approaches yearly, her heart stop skipping as she has lots of questions bondering her.
Mercy explained how she grew from grass to grace and also making herself better each day for her kids.
She wrote, “I tell them all the time, I am a Ghetto child. I know hunger, I know thirst, I know shame yet I have always battled my storm in smiles…22nd May approaches and my heart doesn’t stop skipping with lots of questions on my mind. From nothing to here, all the suffer ehhh..hmmm this one of my favorites songs.. I wasn’t perfect at all but I chose to do better because of my kids. So no matter what comes, I don see 99 so 100 nor be anything….lol holiday has come and I am stuck with my team 24/7… Who wan rent children for wedding crowd abeg”.
It will be recalled that Mercy Johnson had once thrown shades at her pretentious female colleagues.
She said that some of them were only following her because they want to hear bad news about her.
While sharing a photo of herself on a movie set, she revealed that many women are following her not because they like her.
According to her, they are waiting to hear bad news about her.
Cursing them, she prayed that they eat bad news all the days of their lives.