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“How I was belittled and humiliated because of my simple styles and lack of entourage” Mary Remmy

“How I was belittled and humiliated because of my simple styles and lack of entourage” were the disclosure made known by Nollywood actress and business mogul mary Remmy


The actress who also happens to be the  CEO of ROK tv , narrated her ordeal as to a degrading encounter she experienced with a legal practitioner when she offered to help her relative out with getting a loan.

In the words of her mouth, she noted “Dear women, women are doing big things too!! Few weeks ago, a family member needed a guarantor for her rent and I went to the lawyer’s to sign”

 


“Spent over 45mins trying to convince her I can afford rent but she didn’t believe me.
Thought I was an actress whose career has refused to blow”

“She needed a proof that I am truly the Founder of ROK. Or the CEO of the studio. I Googled my name but she no gree. The agent and I begged her to do small research but she refused”

 

“Told her I will get CEO of IROKOTV to co sign but she said I was calling big big names. She insisted on seeing my business card. I had none. Business Card wey dem fit
write anything o!”

 

“I had to call a male colleague whose career is stronger than mine to help be the guarantor. She was a fan and super happy. I was sad. For her. She lives in a box. An old one”

 

“Today, Nollywood is arguably controlled
by women. We sign almost all cheques! But I guess I am too young and too simple to be ME. I had no entourage. I waited at the reception. I was super polite. She even asked for the name of my Grandfather’s village”

 

“I was nice. Yet she insisted on being a fool. Sad. The law firm called back later that night to apologise and wanted me to sign instead.
Too late”. She added

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