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Tonto Dikeh apologizes for her hurtful words on Mercy Johnson after childbirth

Tonto Dikeh apologizes for her hurtful words on Mercy Johnson after childbirth
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NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: Former controversial Nollywood Actress Tonto Dikeh Churchill who has turned born-again has humbled herself to apologize to her colleague Mercy Johnson Okojie over the nasty statement she made about her after the birth of her first child Purity.

Mercy Johnson and her family

Mercy Johnson and her family

Tonto Dikeh who then was unmarried and lived a controversial lifestyle insulted Mercy on her twitter account for returning to her acting career barely two months after putting to birth.

Below was what Tontolet wrote:

“Wen and if i give birth, God please provide me with a husband that can provide 4uz. Not 1 dat would send me back to acting 2 months after i born 2 huzzle.” – @tontolet via her Twitter handle

It’s been 4 years now and Tonto Dikeh is married and blessed with an 11-year-old son. She has apologized publicly to Mama Purity via her Instagram account in the early hours of today January 13th, over the ill statement she made 4 years ago.

Here’s the apology Tontolet wrote:

“Good morning world. Since i have your undivided attention, i better make good use of it and not miss the blessing in this lessons.
@mercyjohnsonokojie, ever since i had my baby, i have been reminded constantly about the ill statement i made about one of your kids a very long time ago. I want to use this media to say i am so sorry, i sincerely apologize from the bottom of my heart. I totally disgraced myself with that. As a mom, i do realize a lot of things i take in because of the love of my son and i know you only took my insult because of that same love…. I am sorry MJ, i am sorry to your lil girl or boy. We don’t have to love one another to realize when we are/went wrong …. I had no excuse for my behaviour and i also apologize to the fans i hurt/let down with my words that day many years ago. To err is human but to forgive is divine!!!”

Mercy Johnson and Tonto Dikeh

Mercy Johnson and Tonto Dikeh

Tontolet concluded by saying:

“Am not trying to be the better person, you deserve this apology for your child and for the love i have for God. I found God and everything in my life changed. Let me tell you about him sometime … God bless you. Take your time in the process of your forgiving my ill mannered words to your infant but pls, eventually do it
#2017amendingallmywrongs
#2017myyearofpositivity
#longoverduedapology
#Mamaking”

Mama Purity who back then did not reply the ill statement made by Tontolet is happily married with 3 kids (2 girls and a boy). Mama Purity has featured in a couple of movies after having her kids.
While Tonto Dikeh who has a son has not featured in any new movie since she got married in 2015.

Tonto Dikeh and her Husband

Tonto Dikeh and her Husband

What words do you have for Tonto Dikeh who has taken a bold step to ask for forgiveness from Mama Purity?

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Joan Nwankwo is a founding member and blogger at Nollywood Community, a Nigerian online community for sharing and discussing all things Nollywood. I enjoy blogging about our Nollywood Celebrities! 🙌

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