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Reason why I don’t see divorce from JJC Skillz as failure – Funke Akindele

Funke Akindele, a prominent Nigerian director and actress, openly delves into her divorce from her former husband, JJC Skillz, in a candid conversation.

Amid the buzz surrounding her recent movie “A Tribe Called Judah,” Funke Akindele has been a focal point of media attention. While she boasts numerous achievements, including her prolific career, she also acknowledges challenges, particularly her two failed marriages.

In a recent interview with Joyce on Wazobia, Funke Akindele addresses these “failures” with a refreshing perspective, shedding light on why she doesn’t categorize them as such. The conversation provides insights into her resilience, personal growth, and the evolving narrative around relationships in the public eye. 🎬🗣️✨

According to Funke Akindele:

“If you don’t fail, you can’t be successful. You have to keep trying. Like when a child is trying to walk, the child will walk small and just fall off. So it’s normal for you to fall but you just have to pick yourself and rise again.

For me, I see failure, I see challenges, I see obstacles, as part of life. My mum raised me like that. My mum will say if you do not fail, if you do not fall, you cannot succeed. So you have to keep going. And note, I do not even see the failures.

If you ask me now can you tell me one failure, I don’t see it as a failure. My personal life – marriage, I just take it as it comes. My mental health is very important. My career is very important, darling. I have to make an impact. I have to empower a lot of people. I have to inspire young people out there. I have to stay strong for my children and my siblings. Why am I living? I have a purpose, so my head is up. Yes I cry, yes I break down, but after

Sources: Infotrend.com.ng