– Actress Mercy Johnson recently shared a video on her social media page
– Mercy was on a movie set where she played the role of a woman hawking staple food
– The actress said the role made her understand the reality of many hardworking women
Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson has fully returned back to her acting career after she took a maternity break.
The actress recently shared a video on her official Instagram page that saw her playing the role of a woman hawking Nigerian staple food called fufu.
In the video, the mother of four placed a big transparent bowl of fufu on her head as she walks around. Her role seemed to have opened her eyes to what some women who hawk fufu and still back their children, go through.
The film star stated that her back was paining her after walking around for a while. She then went on to pray for women whose primary job is to hawk various items to fend for their families.
“I’m on set where I am playing a fufu seller and then it just occurred to me like, God bless all mums. So, somebody will carry this big bowl and still back a child and then walk around. We carry it and we do it so well. God bless every single woman out there that is working so hard. May God crown our every effort with success.”
Watch the video below:
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In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that actress Didi Ekanem said Mercy Johnson made curvy women start embracing their beauty.
In a series of posts, Ekanem revealed she used to get bullied as a young girl due to her curvy nature.
Addressing people who accuse her of undergoing surgery, she stated that she had always been curvy since JSS1.
Ekanem said Mercy Johnson became her favourite person because of how confidently she carried herself.
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