How I survived my depression – Actress Maureen Okpoko Reveals

There have been many reported cases of depression within Nigerian celebrities, Nollywood actress Maureen Okpoko whose marriage recently packed-up has revealed in a chat with The Nation how she overcome depression.

She revealed that the break-up came sudden and nearly ruined her career, but now she is okay.

Her words:

“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 said.

“No too much water has passed under d bridge.”

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