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“I spent all my life in Owerri” were the proclamation of former Big Brother Naija wimner Mercy Eke as she lambast trolls mocking her over her accent.
The proclaimed winner of Big Brother Naija Pepper Dem edition made this disclosure known during her media briefing on the show titled Teawithtaypod.
In her disclosure, the reality TV star noted she had lived her all life in Owerri only to moved back to Lagos in the year 2016.
She said “I left Owerri in 2016. When they talk about my Igbo accent, I look at them thinking how do you want me to speak. I
schooled in Owerri, primary and secondary. Only service took me away from there…” She disclosed.