Speaking further on why she wanted to bleach her skin, it was because she didn’t want to be called a monkey, “It happened. I always feel that those who get bullied don’t get bullied by outsiders, it is from within. I tried (to bleach). And I made a statement that the positive aspect of moving to Nigeria was seeing individuals who look just like me. I didn’t have that for a long time, I was in an environment where I had multicultural friends from Hungary, Jamaica, India, and Ghana. I was never able to relate to more of my kind easily. So, when I got here it made me appreciate more of myself. This is one of the blessings of being back home for me.”
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