Mercy Eke, the winner of the fourth season of Big Brother Naija, Nigeria’s biggest reality TV show has made a shocking reveal.
She said that her mother tried to abort her following the pressure she underwent from family relatives.
The BBN star said that her mother went through immerse pressure from relatives during her pregnancy.
She further said that her mother tried to abort her as due to the pressure she underwent from family relatives.
Mercy shared her story in the premiere of a joint reality show with her partner, Ike, a former BBNaija housemate.
According to the Big Brother Naija star, her mother underwent a lot during her pregnancy. Her family members put lots of pressure n her.
“My mom told me that, when she was carrying me, there was this aunt of mine, my dad’s cousin, who came and asked her, ‘Are you still pregnant after all these kids you have?” she said.
“That really got my mom trying to abort me. My mum told me that what she did was when she goes to the farm, she would climb a tree and intentionally fall from there to see if she could get rid of me.
“When she told me that, I had told myself that I had to make it, whatever it took to be somebody. I had to make her proud somehow for what she did for me.”
Mercy Eke won the 4th season of 2019 BBNaija edition tagged Pepper Dem. She is the first female housemate to emerge winner in the reality TV show since it started.