On the latest issue of Genevieve magazine, Nollywood actress Osas Ajibade explained how her sister died while she was pregnant which has made her mom very protective of her since she took in
Also Speaking about keeping her pregnancy privates, she says even though she wold love to keep her pregnancy private, she acknowledges that it would be difficult because of the nature of her carrer.
This is my first child and I do not want people’s opinions or judgement at this time. I want to take back that power from the public and enjoy my pregnancy with all its challenges. Unfortunately, I am aware that this is the industry I signed up for and people will always judge,’ she said
She also said her mom has a lot of superstitious beliefs about pregnancy and she has decided to stick to all her instructions
‘It is a very sensitive period for us especially with my older sister passing away from malaria when she was with child. My mum is really protective and she is on board with my keeping this pregnancy a secret,’ she said.
‘Losing a child is not easy on any parent so I understand why she is being protective. She even shared with me some Benin superstitions like putting a pin on my clothes to ward off evil and never telling anyone how far gone I am in my pregnancy and I am following her instructions to the letter. We know the culture we are in. Let’s be real, there are bad belle people out there so to protect this blessing we are going to enjoy this moment privately.‘