Nollywood star actress, Tonto Dikeh has taken time to remember her late mother.
The 2012 Future Awards best actress of the year winner, who reportedly lost her mum while growing up, tweeted the following:
Please join me to say a Lil’ pray 4d Beautiful SOUL OF MA MAMA, Who passed away Many years ago leaving behind 5 blessed Kidz* #POKO#
Heartbreaks and tears* Love and laughter* U never left ma heart, Only Wish U Say to me I’M PROUD OF YOU* #MAMA #POKO#
Mama I wish 4 too many things but I’m HAPPY you are in a better place* #PEACE# MAMA #POKO#
Dont know why this hurts now after So many years BUT it REALLY does* *I’ve tried to be STRONG but I’m not ashamed to SAY I NEED U #MAMA#POKO#
For MANY reasons MAMA U RE D GREATEST* #MAMA#POKO#
Growing up without her mum, Tonto was confined to the parental care of just her father and stepmother in a large family of nine, including both parents and seven siblings. At a tender age, she gained admiration for notable Hollywood icons Julia Roberts and Al Pacino, and said to herself, “I can do this”
Tonto Dikeh trained as a petro-chemical engineer but has greater passion for acting.