Widely considered to be one of Nigeria’s most successful actresses of all time, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is indeed an idol for many people.
Over the years, she has inspired many people with her life and journey to stardom and has won many her hearts around Nigeria.
The actress recently shared an interesting story about her grass to grace journey on Instagram to encourage hr many fans and people have spoken out on just how inspired they are from her words.
She shared the ptuneo seen above and followed it up with her story.
She wrote (sic): "My Dad died ! Everything went down hill. It looked like even schooling had come to an end. All Hope seemed to have come to an End! I was able to stand against all odds beside my widowed Mum. I wanted to be succesful so bad, I was sensitive to all opportunities. I escorted a friend to an acting audition, she didn’t get in , i did. I Found my Future… , It was tough …#YetIwon
"Fastforward to the Ban on Top actors. Everyone was banned for one year. I was banned for 2 ! I had always wanted to do music…my first Love but there was No time. Now I had time, Against all odds I did and Released my First Album "GBA" Had a Hit single "Naija Lowa" Was invited for the Grammy! My song "Barren Land From my second Album "Me myself and eyes " was adapted by Amnesty international and I was signed to Bungalo Universal ! I earn Royalties in $$$ … Despite the ups and downs ….. yetIwon
"No matter what life throws at you , you Can pull through. You must refuse self pity or to be a victim . Make your pain your Motivation.
"You can Win and keep winning… From Ikoyi to IyanaIpaja Now to the World. #YetIwon
"I challenge World Class Manager/Publicist @k3pr and the Indomitable @moabudu to tell their #YetIWon story to encourage young girls out there. Well done on this @omowunmiak"