My Children Sacrificed A Lot For My Career — Patience Ozokwor
Veteran Nollywood actress, Patience Ozokwor has shared an appreciation note to her children in celebration of her Industry Merit Award at the 2023 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA).
In a lengthy Instagram post, the actress expressed her gratitude to her family who made significant sacrifices and went long times without a mother throughout her performing career.
She stated that there was no social media when she began her acting career, and that success entirely relied on talent, humility, word of mouth, and trust.
Her word below:
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“LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
“When we started in the industry there was no social media and so many other luxuries we enjoy now. Progress was completely dependent on your talent, humility, word of mouth and trust.
“I appreciate my colleagues who work tirelessly and often times without recognition
“I appreciate my family who have always surrounded me with love and acceptance. My children sacrificed a lot and stayed long periods without a mother. At one point, my daughter became my PA and is still my Associate Manager till date.”
The full list of all the winners at the 2023 AMVCA can be found here.
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