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Patience Ozokwor
Chioma Toplis Rita Edochie and Patience Ozokwor.jpg
Born March 25th, 1958 (age 59)
NgwoEnugu StateNigeria
Other names
  • Mama G
Occupation Actress, musician, fashion designer
Years active 1999—present

Patience Ozokwor (born March 25th, 1958) is a Nigerian actress and singer who won the Best Supporting Actress award at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards.[1][2][3][4] Ozokwor was among 100 Nigerians honoured by the government to celebrate the amalgamation of the northern and southern protectorates in 1914.[5

Early life

Ozokwor was born in the village of Amaobo, NgwoEnugu StateNigeria, and attended Abimbola Gibson Memorial School in Lagos. She was married at age 19.[6]


When asked about her roles, Ozokwor said: “When I play the role of a bad woman, I see myself at that instance as a mirror through which I want society to see and appreciate the fact that it is not good to be bad. This is the reason I do it with so much passion that it becomes almost believable and by extension, I also see such roles as an opportunity to minister to lost and wicked souls that jealousy, hatred, envy and all the likes can only bring one to ruins.” [7]


Year Title Director Ref
2016 Agbomma As featured artiste Tchidi Chikere [8]


  1. Jump up^ “Patience Ozorkwor Biography”. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  2. Jump up^ “When Patience Ozokwor stormed London for son’s wedding”. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  3. Jump up^ “I Miss My Husband’s Love And Companion” Patience Ozokwor”. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  4. Jump up^ “Patience Ozokwor reveals her real age & why she adopted 5 children”. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  5. Jump up^ “Jonathan decorates Obasanjo, Buhari, IBB, others with centenary awards”. Retrieved 7 October 2014.
  6. Jump up^ “Biography”. Kevin Onuma for Inform Africa. 8 May 2012.
  7. Jump up^ “Why I Play Bad Roles”. Nigeria Films. 28 March 2014. Archived from the original on 13 March 2014. Retrieved 4 December 2015.
  8. Jump up^ “Kcee Patience Ozorkwor, Chiwetalu Agu, star in singer’s ‘Agbomma’ video” David Mawuli. Retrieved 8 February 2016.
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