Ada Ameh is a Nigerian actress who has spent more than two decades in the Nigerian movie industry and is most notable for her character as Anita in 1996 movie titled “Domitilla” and as Emu Johnson in the award-winning Nigerian Tv series titled The Johnsons.
Ameh In 1995 officially became part of the Nigerian movie industry Nollywood and received her first movie role in 1996 where she played the character Anita in the movie “Domitila” a movie that eventually became a successful and solid project.
The popular and hilarious Nollywood actress had her first child at the age of 14 and according to her; she was dragged down that path by peer pressure. She was once reported saying, “Sometimes, I ponder on that. I had a child when I was just 14. My peers influenced me. But it has been some time now.” She is 43years old which means her child will be 29. Although she is not yet married, she believes that one day she will definitely become a married woman. In 2017 a chieftaincy title was conferred on Ameh in Benue State. She Said the early pregnancy that led her into prostitution at the early age of 15. She dropped out of school when she was pregnant with her baby, although went back to sit for the GCE as an external candidate and went on to get a diploma in Cosmetology. According to her, she said she was forced into prostitution so she can get enough to cater to her innocent child after she was sent out of home by her parent.
Ada Ameh who is now a popular star that rose from rags to riches is now a strong woman who protects children rights as she once said in the past that "a child should never be seen as an embarrassment"
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