“I was afraid, sometimes depressed and confused” – Actress, Iyabo Ojo reflects on her journey as a Single Mother

“I was afraid, sometimes depressed and confused” - Actress, Iyabo Ojo reflects on her journey as a Single Mother

Popular Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo, recently took to social media to reflect on her journey as a single mother.

“I was afraid, sometimes depressed and confused” - Actress, Iyabo Ojo reflects on her journey as a single mother

In a lengthy Instagram post, the single mother of two noted that at the beginning of her journey as a single mum, she was afraid, confused, and anxious about what the future held.

“I was afraid, sometimes depressed and confused” - Actress, Iyabo Ojo reflects on her journey as a single mother

According to her, becoming a single mum made her feel like a failure and a loser. However, looking back and seeing how far they have come, she expressed gratitude to God for helping her to pull through.

Sharing a throwback photo of herself and her children, Festus and Priscilla, alongside a recent photo of them all grown up, she wrote,

“This year i began my journey as a single mum with no direction…i was afraid, sometimes depressed, confused, i always had alot of anxiety. I felt like a failure, a loser, i felt i wasn’t good enough, i felt little, i didn’t really know how to fit in or even start, …… how was i even going to pull through,?

“I never thought of me making it in life, i just wanted my kids to be fine, that was my ultimate goal….All i knew to do was to love my kids immensely and give them all of me & that inspired me to keep moving.. Today i look back & all i want to say is thank you Lord. It’s never to late to start all over again…… it will be tough but you will be fine “.

“I was afraid, sometimes depressed and confused” - Actress, Iyabo Ojo reflects on her journey as a single mother

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