Mercy Johnson Okojie, better known simply as Mercy Johnson, is a well-known name in the entertainment industry in Nigeria. She is also an entrepreneur, politician, and producer.
Her birthday is August 28th, and she was born in Lagos State, which is located in the south-western region of Nigeria. At this point in time, she is 38 years old (1984-2022).
- Full Name: Mercy Johnson Okojie
- Date Of Birth: August 28th, 1984
- Age: 38
- Nationality: Nigeria
The life story of Mercy Johnson
Mercy Johnson’s family is from Okene Local Government in Kogi State, Nigeria; however, she was born in Lagos State to her parents, Daniel Johnson, a retired naval officer, and Elizabeth Johnson, his devoted wife. She is the fourth kid out of a total of seven in her family.
Mercy Johnson had her elementary education at the Nigerian Navy Primary School in Lagos State, located in the southwestern region of Nigeria. It was there that she earned her First School Leaving Certificate.
She went on to complete her secondary school at the Nigerian Navy Secondary School in Portharcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. There, she earned her West African Senior School Certificate. After finishing her primary education, she went on to complete her secondary education.
In 2004, Mercy Johnson made her professional debut in the Nigerian film industry, more often referred to as Nollywood.
She tied the knot with Prince Odianosen Okojie on August 27, 2011, and the couple now has four lovely children together as a result of their marriage.
Mercy Johnson Relationship
She was recognized as the film’s “Best Supporting Actress” at the 2009 African Movie Award event for her work in the film “Live to Remember,” for which she received the award in 2009.
She was recognized as the year’s best actress at the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards in 2013 for her performance in the comedy film Dumebi the Dirty Girl, which earned her the honor.
She was ranked as Google’s most searched Nigerian celebrity in December of 2011, and she remained in that position for the year of 2012.
Her appointment as the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the governor of Kogi state for matters pertaining to entertainment, arts, and culture took effect on April 1, 2017.
The movie marketers of Nollywood banned her on November 3, 2013, because to the excessive expectations that she placed on each movie part that she played.
After the actress issued an apology on March 4, 2014, the ban was removed from her Twitter account.
She entered into an endorsement agreement with Chi Limited’s Prime brand, Hollandia Evap Milk, in the month of October 2019.
The couple celebrated their 11th anniversary on August 26, 2022, which was also the day of the celebration.
Throughout the course of her acting career, Mercy Johnson has shared the screen with a number of well-known actors and actresses from the Nigerian film industry, including Pete Edochie, Olu Jacobs, Ini Edo, Genevieve Nnaji, Omotola Jalade, Ramsey Nouah, and Queen Nwokoye, amongst others.
She has appeared in films such as “The Maid,” “Into temptation,” “Dumebi,” “Women in power,” “Lost to passion,” “Under control,” “Under the sky,” and many other films.
On her official Instagram profile, she has gathered over 13 Million followers, and on her official Facebook page, she has amassed over 4 Million followers.
Mercy Johnson Social Media
Mercy Johnson Okojie’s Facebook page.
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