By Sam Anokam
NOLLYWOOD actress, Stephanie Zibili, has despatched out phrases of encouragement to Nigerians.
In a current interview, the actress expressed her sympathy to the households of those that misplaced their lives to police brutality in addition to throughout the protests, saying that they’re true heroes whose sacrifices in direction of constructing a greater Nigeria won’t be forgotten.
She additionally commiserates with those that misplaced companies when the protests turned violent, noting that the federal government should defend lives and property.
“I do know these are attempting occasions for us due to the destruction that occurred, however we should stay hopeful that there are higher days forward. There’s nonetheless a variety of work to be accomplished and we are going to by no means again out of the battle.
“In the meantime the federal government must be alive to its accountability of defending the lives and property of its residents. Solely a safe nation prospers,” mentioned Stephanie who took an lively half within the protests.
She additionally applauded the hassle of the Nigerian youths who’ve been working arduous to place a everlasting finish to police brutality and unhealthy governance within the nation.
“As a lot as we are attempting to renew our regular lives, we must always ensure that we keep protected, defend our psychological well being, and observe all of the procedures laid down by the federal government. Coronavirus remains to be on the market, so we must always do all we are able to to guard ourselves,” she famous.
Barely three years in the past, the younger Stephanie Zibili made the headlines as one in every of Nollywood’s younger starlets at age 18. She has since featured in movies and TV collection that embrace ‘The Johnsons’, ‘Superstory’, ‘Assistant Madams’, ‘Tinsel’, ‘Ajoche’, and a number of others.
“I’m not the place I wish to be but, however I’m pleased with how far I’ve come. I used to be decided to characteristic in some reveals I grew up watching like ‘Tinsel’, ‘The Johnsons’, and Superstory, and that occurred. In ‘Superstory’, I performed a lead position and the expertise was lovely,” she additional said.
Asides from performing, Stephanie additionally has her sights on entrepreneurship and human rights advocacy, particularly because it impacts girls, orphans, and motherless youngsters, the underprivileged, the homeless, the unvoiced, and many others. She additionally notes that it is vital we defend our women, boys, and girls from all types of abuse.