I don’t have any sickness – Ngozi Nwosu

// Showtime | I don’t have any sickness – Ngozi Nwosu
Email to a friend Plain text Print version // Font size: Decrease font Enlarge font
Click for Full Image Size

Ngozi Nwosu


Ngozi Nwosu Ngozi Nwosu has been in the Nollywood industry for quite a long time. But her sudden loss of weight has caused tongues to wag that the former robust actress is suffering from leukemia (cancer of the blood). In this interview with Angela Davies, she debunked the rumour and advised that journalists should check their facts

Popularly called Peace due to her role in ‘Fuji House of Commotion’, this versatile actress started her acting career professionally in 1985 and since then she has not looked back. No doubt she has lost a lot of weight but how true is the rumour? Speaking on how the news that she had cancer of the blood started spreading and who started the rumour, the actress with anger in her voice revealed that, “It was Samuel Olatunji. I don’t know where Samuel got that trash from. All I know is that I started having calls from all over the world. I got the newspaper and got on the internet and saw all the things written about me. To me, I don’t know how some journalists behave really. Even if you heard and it’s a rumour, you have every right to call me and confirm. He even went ahead as far as quoting that they got in touch with me. When in actual fact he did not.

Wherever he got that from I don’t know. Probably he was drunk or something. Sometimes journalists need to be checked. With what he wrote, he wrote like someone who was under the influence of drug or something. He did not even call me but when the trouble started, he was able to look for my number and call me to beg. This is so bad. My life that I have put together for so long, I don’t know why Samuel decided to crash it overnight. It is not fair. It is not fair; journalists should really watch what they write about people. Yes I am a celebrity that is why the rumour spread so fast. Even up till yesterday I was still receiving calls. I still have to explain myself because each person that sees it would want to call especially if that person is a lover of you or have your interest at heart. I have to answer questions upon questions.

It is not fair, if they want to write something about us or want to sell their paper I am not saying they should not gossip but there are some gossips that are unhealthy and character assassinating. It is not nice because at a point I myself I even said “Ngozi is there any sickness you have that you don’t know about?” No, it is true because there is a way they will talk about you that even you that owns yourself, you will begin to doubt yourself. I was like maybe I have a sickness that I don’t know about? And I don’t.”

She revealed that she lost weight drastically because she slugs it out with exercise. “I slug it out with exercise, that is why I am able to drop from a size 18 to a size 14. I work out from Mondays to Saturdays. It is only Sundays that I don’t walk out. That is how I got my shape.” The actress who was stylishly dressed also took time to talk about her style in a lighter mood. She emphasised that style is something that you are comfortable in. “Style is being modest; it is being a little bit fashion conscious. Knowing what to wear at the right place and at the right time and wearing what actually suits you.

Revealing her own kind of style, she said “My style, I will say, sometimes have to do with moods. It depends on where I am going to but on a good day, my day to day activities as Ngozi Nwosu, I love being simple. Except when it is a special occasion, that is when I try to go extra mile to really dress up. If it is not an occasion, you won’t see me in make up. How does Ngozi Nwosu relax? “I relax doing so many things. Sometimes I dance, I read, sometimes I make fun with people, we gist and laugh. Some times I take a bottle of fanta. If it is when I used to drink, I take ginger and lime, campari soda. I relax with it but now that I am not into alcohol anymore, I take all the minerals.”

Speaking on her best colour, she said “My best colour is black. I just love black maybe because I am fair. As a fair person, you look so good in black. You look excellently good in black. Another colour I love is royal blue. I love colours that bring me out. I love black,blue, fuschia pink and yellow. My hairstyle has being dreads and it is going to two years now. I started it with puff puff and it has grown. I can pack it now. She appealed to her fans to keep encouraging her because she will always be there to serve them. And that they should pray for her that whatever her enemies have thought over her head will not come to reality. “To my fans I just want to tell them God bless them and I love them”

Tagged : Uche Jombo, Keith Ogunsola, Night Life In Nigeria, 168 passengers drown, Hottest Actress In Nigeria

Headlines Newsview all

Nigerian Actress Toyin Aimakhu And Husband Separate Two Years After Tying The Knot

Barely two years after popular Nigerian actress, Toyin Aihmaku, tied the knots with her actor hubby, Niyi Johnson, at the Ikoyi Registry in Lagos, the ... Full story

Boko Haram Launches Attack In Bid To Take Over Maiduguri

Soldiers of the Nigerian army and Boko Haram terrorists are currently engaged in a fierce exchange of fire since Saturday night as insurgents, in their ...

Nollywood Actress 'Mercy Johnson-Okojie' Wanted Over N2million Movie Fee

Few weeks ago a popular movie marketer, Film Mark Productions allegedly declared top Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson-Okojie, wanted over N2million movie fee. The aggrieved Marketer revealed ... Full story

Largest Online Media Streaming In Distribution Deal With 'October 1' By 'Kunle Afolayan'

The wave of rewards and appreciation seems to be flowing towards the entertainment industry on a high scale as most acts in the music and ... Full story

Nigerian Army Admits Military Defence Websites Hacked - ISIS

The Nigerian elections will be coming up in February and all hands are on deck to curb the violence as much as possible if it ... Full story

I Can't Do Without Makeups Reveals - Seyi Asekun

One wish that Nollywood starlet, Seyi Asekun, would quickly ask for, is to have butts and curves like that of Hollywood's reality TV Stars, Kim ... Full story

My Ex-Wife Left Me For Abroad - Yemi Solade

Actor, Yemi Solade, tells ’Nonye Ben-Nwankwo about his career and why he is seen as controversial Was it by choice that you studied Drama in school? Oh ... Full story

Saddest Moment In My Life Was Losing Everything I Had In America - Victor Olaotan

Veteran Nollywood actor, Victor Olaotan, shares some of his life experiences  Why did you choose to become an actor? I would rather say that the acting profession ... Full story

I Made MI Popular Reveals - Kelly Hansome

Popular singer, Kelly Hansome, is reputed as one of the most controversial artistes in the Nigerian music scene. He has had rifts with several artistes ... Full story

'Sososo Berekon' Begs For Strength To Abstain From S3x

Kcee’s manager, Sososo Berekon, through a post on his social media, has revealed that he has not been with any woman for a long time ... Full story

Patience Jonathan - Nobody Can Stop Me From Visiting Bayelsa

Wife of the President, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, on Thursday said nobody or group could threaten her if she decided to visit any part of the ... Full story

Comment on: I don’t have any sickness – Ngozi Nwosu

Rate this article

0

Breaking News

It’s Impossible To Be A Superstar Over Night….Jide Kosoko Frowns

A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new, for a journey of a thousand mile begins with a step. These is a ...

My Shaved Hair Like Tuface Was A Coincidence ----Singer, Joel

Argument arouse when an artiste who look like Tuface was signed into Kennis music after Tuface left the record label. Many said it was same ...

Moe Musa Salutes Reminisce As His Best Nigerian Rapper

Popular music video director, Moe Musa whose real name is Mohammed Musa has spoken in praise of popular rapper, Reminisce as the hip hop artiste ...

Singer, Brymo Soon To Be A Proud Father

Singer Brymo may have let his past go behind him as he has stepped up his game both musically and personally. The singer who recently released ...

Gone! Toyin Aimahku's Marriage Crashes Irreconcilably

Barely two year after top yoruba actress Toyin Aimahku who doubles as Vice President of Actor Guild Of Nigeria, (AGN), married her estranged husband Adeniyi ...

Aftermath Of N2M Shady Deal Scandal, Mercy Johnson Okogie Sneaks Into Nigeria

Few weeks ago a popular movie marketer, Film Mark Productions allegedly declared top Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson-Okojie, wanted over N2million movie fee. The aggrieved Marketer revealed ...

'Charlie Boy ' Writes Letter To Pope Francis

My Dear Francis,     I hope it is ok to call you by your papal name; this is only because I feel so close to ... Full story

'Asamoah Gyan' Ghana's Captain Praised By 'Avram Grant'

Ghana coach Avram Grant says Asamoah Gyan is "one of the greatest players" he has ever worked with. Grant watched as Gyan kick-started Ghana's Africa Cup ... Full story

Federal Government Will Pay Fuel Subsidy For 40 Days - Diezani Alison-Madueke

Despite the recent reduction in the pump price of petrol from N97 to N87 per litre, the Federal Government has said it will still pay ... Full story

I Never Knew I Married A Barren Woman For 17 Years- Victor Olaotun

He came, he saw and he conquered, that's the story of Tinsel star actor, Victor Olaotun who has seen the good, bad and ugly side ...