Nollywood actress, Maureen Okpoko is presently coming back to life after a sudden crack in her marriage.
At the peak of her marital crisis few months back, Okpoko nearly relocated to England with her three children after a heart break, an accident that threatened her career, and lots more.
Okpoko while addressing the media days back confirmed that she was hit by depression as a result from her marital problems leading to the separation from her husband
“I am just grateful to my family for standing by me; they helped me pulled through the whole journey,” she said.
“It was not an easy task, but they kept encouraging and never let me alone, till I was able to pick-up the pieces of my life back.
“It could have been terrible; who knows could have been a lunatic roaming the streets. Prayers and counselling also helped me a whole lot. I remain eternally grateful to God”.
On reconciliation with her ex-hubby, she closed a possibility.
“No too much water has passed under the bridge.”
Nominated for Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in 2016.
Okpoko is a native of Anambra State and of Nigerian and Jamaican descent.