Nollywood actress Omoni Oboli has taken to social media to mourn her late mother, as she recounted some childhood experiences with her.
Taking to her Instagram page, the actress said something triggered a thought about her mother today, and she started crying and wished she had stayed to reap and enjoy the fruit of her labour.
The actress recalled how her mother worked hard to get everything they needed and usually buys them used clothes (Okrika).
Omoni said she wanted to give her everything, build a beautiful mansion for her because she deserves it, but then she’s no more.
According to the mother of three, her mother instilled in her the can-do spirit and wanted her to achieve so much. She added she would forever make her mom proud.
I’m always in my bag. If you know me, you know that but I also take time to get in my feelings…guess what, it propels me!
On my walk this morning during personal development, Something triggered a thought about my mom and I started to cry. I wanted so bad to give her everything! I wish she had stayed. Poverty is a bastard! I wanted to give her nice new clothes that no one had worn before! My mom used to buy us used clothes (okrika) I wanted to build her the most beautiful mansion! She deserved it! She was a queen and more
This woman hustled! She did everything she could to give us everything! She instilled the can-do spirit in me! I want to give her the world…alas I can’t so I cried but I cleaned my eyes and resolved once again that I will be ALL she ever wanted me to be and more! All the dreams she had for herself and for me, I will achieve ALL and more! Sister Lizzy…I hope that I am making you proud but guess what? I have only just began! Love you forever.