Veteran Nollywood actress Rita Edochie famous for her black eyed makeup has finally shut down ‘haters’.
The veteran actress took to Instagram yesterday, August 29, 2016 writing, “I am a PRETTY MAMA. GOD i thank you for the way you moulded me SO make i carry go. I can never be YOU. I am who i am and that makes me a UNIQUE person. The good thing is, if you don’t notice my BEAUTY, u must notice my #BLACK EYE PENCIL# My GREAT PEOPLE dis new WEEK , whatever an enemy PLAN against YOU must be back to the PLANNER. Have a lovely BLESSED stress free week IJMN.“
Edochie was recently decorated with an Ambassador For Peace Award by Universal Peace Federation.
The decoration recognizes Edochie for her passion in promoting peace and encouraging others to live a worthy life of emulation in all facets of human endeavor.
She also revealed she was a victims of sexual abuse years ago.
Edochie who was a guest at a seminar to end violence against children called on parents to regularly communicate with their children.
She revealed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. According to her, she was sexually violated at a young age by a family friend.
She explained that the pregnancy was about seven months before her mother noticed it.