Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson just released some stunning new photos of herself and her kids.
She captioned it;
My biggest fear in life? It would be “Not being alive to take care of and watch over my kids” Happy Mothers day Friends and may we be alive to watch them grow into Great personalities, may we enjoy our children in good health and prosperity with God as the Center of it all…
😋😋 Because it’s almost Mothers day and I can’t wait😘😘😘 plus Henry keeps saying Happy mothers day mummy since last week🤣🤣🤣
Mercy Johnson-Okojie hails from Okene in
Kogi State. Born in Lagos to a former naval officer, Mr Daniel Johnson and Mrs Elizabeth Johnson, she is the fourth child in a family of seven. She started her primary education in Calabar.
Her father, being a naval officer, was later transferred to Lagos State where she continued her education at a Nigerian Navy Primary School. She went to a Rivers State Secondary School for her secondary education in addition to the Nigerian Navy Secondary School in Port Harcourt , Rivers State.
Right after her secondary education, she auditioned for a role in The Maid , a movie that was to launch her into stardom. Her performance in that movie paved way for her into getting more roles in movies such as Hustlers , Baby Oku in America , War in the Palace, and many more.
In 2009, she won an award for Best Supporting Actress at the 2009 African Movie Award ceremony, and then Best Actress award at the 2013 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for her role in the comedy movie Dumebi the Dirty Girl. In December 2011, she was listed as
Google ‘s most searched Nigerian celebrity, a position she also held in 2012.
She is the senior special assistant(SSA) to the kogi state governor on Entertainment, Arts and Culture. This post took effect from 1 April 2017.
She is married to Prince Odianosen Okojie since 2011 and they have 3 children.