Nollywood actor and singer, Charles Okocha, recognized for his hyperactive comedian skits and loopy movies has mentioned he can by no means be depressed as he has by no means in his total life skilled such.
Although many entertainers have come out in latest instances to confess that they’ve battled despair, Okocha boasts there may be nothing of such in his dictionary.
In a chat with Sunday Scoop, he mentioned,
“One factor I’ve learnt in life is that it is best to by no means let what you’re going by means of pull you down. Personally, I don’t let something get to me as a result of all of us have points. It’s not that rosy anyplace. I could also be down right now and up tomorrow; that’s the lifestyle lots of people don’t perceive it that method.
You could have marital disaster however you shouldn’t let that weigh you down. When you’ve got a relationship that’s not going effectively or another factor that affects you negatively, attempt to distance your self from it. You need to put God first to be able to overcome these points. I don’t see something that may ever get me depressed.
I’m at all times a contented fellow and you’ll by no means discover me round destructive individuals. The second you’re destructive, I minimize you off as a result of that’s the place despair comes from. Not everyone desires to see you cheerful and doing effectively; they simply wish to see you down and annoyed in order that they have one thing to gossip about.
That’s why when somebody dies on this a part of the world, individuals begin writing flowery condolences, however they didn’t take care of the particular person whereas alive.”
On the difficulty of followers typically begging celebrities for cash on the Web, Charles mentioned, “I’ve by no means actually had that have as a result of I’ve loyal followers. Nevertheless, it isn’t proper for followers to carry artistes to ransom that in the event that they (artistes) don’t do giveaways, the followers wouldn’t take heed to their songs. Individuals have despatched me messages on social media asking for one assist or the opposite; if I really feel like serving to them, I do, and if I don’t really feel like, I wouldn’t.”
In the meantime, Okocha’s newest music, Higher, which he launched below the title, Amoshine, that includes Slimcase, has additionally develop into a subject of debate on social media. Some individuals felt that Okocha ought to simply stay as a hypeman as a substitute of an artiste. In response to that insinuation, he acknowledged,
“If it was simply somebody that made that remark, it means it’s not the bulk. I’ve been getting plenty of optimistic suggestions on the music. Of all my songs, I truly assume Higher is the most effective. Individuals didn’t consider that I might do a avenue music due to my traditional American fashion. I’m an actor and singer; sadly, some individuals can’t relate with that.”
“Sure, you’re proper; that is a matter. Nevertheless, I’m like a virus and no matter I do or say turns into a pattern. Igwe 2pac was the title of a film I starred in and since I acted the half so effectively, individuals began calling me that title. I additionally created the slang, Amoshine, and it additionally went viral. Individuals know me with all kinds of slangs.”