“I have battled my storms in smiles” Mercy Johnson breaks down in tears as she reminiscences on her humble beginnings


Mercy Johnson Okojie, a Nollywood actress, has shed some tears as she reflects on her modest origins.

Mercy Johnson opened up about her journey to fame in the Nigerian film industry.

The actress, who has become one of Nollywood’s most sought after, detailed how she battled hunger, thirst, and embarrassment while keeping a grin on her face.

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The role interpreter added that she informs her children on a regular basis that she grew up in the ghetto and has experienced hardship.

Mercy Johnson’s heart skips a beat as May 22 comes because she has a slew of unanswered questions.

The mother of four talked about how she went from grass to grace and how she strives to be a better person every day for her children.

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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”.

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