“I started my journey as a single mum with no direction” – Iyabo Ojo


Famous Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo has opened up on her struggles as a single mother of two children.

The ace actress in a post on her Instagram page disclosed that she was confused and depressed as a single mother.

According to her, she felt like a loser with no direction and was depressed about her life.

Iyabo Ojo said: “I started my journey as a single mum with no direction. I was afraid, sometimes depressed, confused, I always had a lot of anxiety.

“I felt like a failure, a loser, I felt I was not good enough, I felt little, I didn’t know how to fit in or even start. How was I even going to pull through?

“Never did I think that I will make it in life, I just wanted my kids to be fine, that was my ultimate goal. All I knew to do was to love my kids immensely and give them all of me which inspired me to keep moving.”

Iyabo Ojo further encouraged those worried about life’s struggles, asking them to try again. She said ”it is never too late to start again.

“Today I look back and all I’ll say is thank you, Lord. It is never too late to start all over again. It will be tough but you will be fine. There is always light at the end of the tunnel”.