Patience Ozokwor popularly known as Mama- G is a veteran Nollywood actress, musician, entrepreneur, and television personality. He got the name Mama G after she released her debut album in 2012. Patience Ozokwor was born on the 25th March, 1958 in Amaobo village, Ngwo, Enugu State, Nigeria.
Patience Ozokwor Profile
Date of Birth
25 March 1958
63 years (2021)
State of Origin
Patience Ozokwor had her secondary school education at Abimbola Gibson Memorial School, Lagos. She furthered her education at Women’s Training College to obtain her National Certificate of Education (NCE). She also studied Graphics and Mass Communication.
Patience Ozokwor started her career as a teacher after obtaining her NCE. She practiced as a teacher for four years. She however moved into the broadcasting field as a newscaster and radio presenter. While working as a presenter, she also worked in the field of radio drama.
In 1998, Patience Ozokwor joined Nollywood. She however gained popularity after she featured in Living in Bondage.
She often played the role of a mother in most of her movies. Some of Patience Ozokwor movies are
My Sweet Mother
Living in Bondage and many others.
Patience Ozokwor have worked with several Nollywood stars including Pete Edochie, Rita Dominic, Oge Okoye, Jim Iyke, Ramsey Noah and many others.
In 2012, Patience Ozokwor released her hit album. She adopted the name Mama G.
Patience Ozokwor is also a philanthropist and a motivational speaker. She worked alongside the Enugu state government for the empowerment of the youths, with emphasis on the female gender. She guided them on how to start up something for themselves through hair and skin care.