Veteran Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has wowed her fans after she revealed to them that she was born a Muslim but later became a Christian.
The award winning mother shared a beautiful photo of herself, dressed in a Muslim attire, with a caption that revealed that she was born a Muslim. She further preached about preach religious tolerance.
Omotola narated how she grew up in Kaduna and how much of religious wars she witnessed. She encouraged all humans to love their neighbours as themselves knowing that they all serve one God.
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“Although I was born Muslim… Today I practice Christianity. However, growing up in Kaduna …I’ve witnessed some horrors that eyes should Never see…All because of Religious divides and intolerance…Our Faith should make us better Humans…Any Act that does not show love does not serve God or Humanity. Love your Neighbour …. AS YOURSELF. Peace.That #MuslimChristianOndokadunaLagos girl.”
Meanwhile, Omotola was recently honoured by the United Nations (UN) and also recognized as one of the most influential people from Africa.
Also, the beautiful mother of four featured in a UN Most Influential People from African Descent (Mipad) Leadership Training which also saw several other dignitaries in attendance.
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Many fans of the actress took to their social media pages to congratulate Omosexy as she is fondly called on her new recognition.
A well expressed congratulatory message also came from Joke Silva, a veteran actress and Omotola’s colleague, in the Nollywood industry.