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“I am not afraid to look old.” — Actress Patience Ozokwo

In a new post via her Instagram page, Veteran actress, Patience Ozokwo, popularly known as Mama G, stated that she counts her old age as a blessing.

The Nollywood star said that she is not afraid to look old as she gets comments about her old age, noting that she is not worried about people’s validation.

Her words in part, “When did old age stop being a blessing? People do all manner of stuff to cover up aging. I own my age and experience with my full chest and count it an enormous blessing. 

“Aging is not unattractive or undesirable. Life is fleeting. Enjoy the years you’ve been blessed with fully. I am not afraid to look or be old.

“I am not worried about being in any exclusive league or being validated by people’s opinion.”


Patience Ozokwo, 63, has been gracing the screens of Nigerians since the 90s and have won several awards to her name.

The actress has acted in the soap opera 'Someone Cares,' but her second movie feature, 'Authority,' which was released in 1999 shot her to fame.

She won the Best Supporting Actress award in 2012 and 2013 at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards and has numerous awards to her name.

Meanwhile, her post stirred some reactions online and below are some of them:

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