Ruth Kadiri Ezerika, a high Nigerian actress, has declared that sexual harassment is a phenomenon frequent among the many up and coming actors in Nollywood.
In keeping with the mom of 1, 80 p.c of sexual harassments within the business happen amongst folks struggling to search out their ft.
“I don’t assume there’s a lot sexual harassment anymore. I’m saying this as a result of I’ve grown to a degree the place no person can say nonsense to me. However I’ve my ears to the bottom, I don’t have lots of people coming to me saying this individual requested intercourse for a task, and in addition as a result of the business is now female-dominated. These are the explanations I believe that sexual harassment has been decreased. I can’t say it has been eradicated as a result of one or two individuals will all the time fall sufferer and discover themselves in that state of affairs, however I believe it has drastically decreased,” she defined.
On causes she likes to maintain her marriage and husband’s id a high secret, Ruth says: “To begin with, my marriage isn’t high secret. If it have been high secret, you wouldn’t know that I’m married. Secondly, my husband’s id isn’t high secret, if you’re near me and you realize me in the actual sense, you’ll know that he’s not a secret.
My husband visits my set once I’m working. My associates come house and so they meet him, they’ve had interactions with him. My household and associates know him, what else? Anyone that is aware of me, is aware of my husband and that’s alright.”