Leadership (Abuja)

22 January 2011

Nigeria: Mama G Gets Chieftaincy Title

Abuja — The name, Patience Ozokwor, is not bizarre in the entertainment industry. The admired actress was recently honoured with a chieftaincy title, Ada Eji Eje Mba 1 of Ngwo by the people of her town in Enugu State. The event, which took place at Ngwo, Enugu State, had lots of dignitaries from all walks of life in attendance. The ever-young and experienced actress who appreciated the presence of her friends, acquaintances and colleagues in the movie world could not hide her joy.

The title was conferred on her in appreciation of the smiles she has put on the faces of so many people all over the world, most especially Nigerians. The occassion was attended by traditional rulers, king makers and other chiefs in Ngwo.

Speaking on the conferment, Mama G simply said; "It was the Lord's doing and I am happy indeed about it".

Aside her acting prowess, spiced with comedy, Mama G is one actress loved by all and sundry because of her spirit of giving and amiable disposition. Speaking further on her nomination for such an enviable title, she said, "My nomination came from Ngwo Social Club even without my involvement. I was shocked when I got the letter notifying me that my community wanted to honour me". The actress is one of the best hands in the Nigeria movie industry that have put smiles on the faces of Nigerians.

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