19 Quick Facts To Know About Patience Ozokwor As She Clocks 59
Patience Ozokwor is a Nigerian Nollywood actress who is an enigma in the movie industry.Her role in the Nigerian movie industry has won her the heart of the populace which made her stand out among her peers in the movie world. From all of us in dailyfamily.ng,we wish you happy birthday and greater years ahead.19 Quick Facts To Know About Patience Ozokwor As She Clocks 59
1.Patience Ozokwor was born on 25th March 1958
2.Her Stage name-Mama G means Mother General
3.She hails from Amaobo Village,Ngwo,Enugu state
4.She attended Abimbola Gibson Memorial School in Lagos
5.She also attended Women Training College
6.She was a teacher for four years.19 Quick Facts To Know About Patience Ozokwor As She Clocks 59
7.She got married at age 19.19 Quick Facts To Know About Patience Ozokwor As She Clocks 59
8.She was a newscaster and radio announcer
9.She won the Best Supporting Actress award at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards
10.She was among the 100 Nigerians honoured by the government to celebrate the amalgamation of the Northern and Southern Protectorates in 1914
11.Her husband is late
12.Mama G has three biological children and five adopted children
- She started acting in school with a role in Hamlet -a Shakespeare’s classic drama, Hamlet in an all girl’s school. Hamlet was received so well, Patience started travelling with the show. 19 Quick Facts To Know About Patience Ozokwor As She Clocks 59
14.Having being a success in her career in radio drama she decided to give back to others. She opened a school to help young female school dropouts. She taught the girls hair and skin care. She was able to help these young ladies open their own businesses.
15, Her civic involvement led to a political appointment. She was the Assistant to the wife of the Mayor of the local government. She served in this political post for four years.
- After the death of her husband, Patience concentrated on her family while returning to school to learn graphic arts and mass communication for the next few years. In order to earn money she baked cakes and took on odd jobs. Read more:
17.Her first movie was in 1998
18.Patience role in the movie- Authority in 1999 shot her into limelight.
- She has played the role of a mother to almost every prominent actor except Olu Jacobs and Pete Edochie