“I Used To Take Codeine, Other Hard Drugs. I Couldn’t Boast Of N1M In 2016” — Toyin Abraham

“I Used To Take Codeine, Other Hard Drugs. I Couldn’t Boast Of N1M In 2016” — Toyin Abraham

Nollywood Actress, Toyin Abraham, has discussed her past, and has opened up on how she mishandled hard medications like pot and codeine.

The on-screen character made the exposure at the 2017 version of Success Story Africa, held at the TLC

Auditorium, Lagos, on Sunday.

You have to stop negative behavior patterns. I was engaged with a considerable measure of indecencies and

it turned out to be more regrettable a year ago,” she said at the occasion.

“I did drugs and I am not ashamed to say it because it’s now a thing of the past. They say codeine makes you high; I took a lot. I smoked a lot and I didn’t even know I looked horrible, because I was so skinny.

“If you came to my house last year, you would meet a lot of people and you wont want to leave because we smoked, gossiped about people and what have you.”

The actress also revealed that she once hawked plantain chips to help feed her family.

She said growing up was not easy for her because her family was not financially buoyant, although things worked out for them because they worked hard and were “spiritually buoyant”.

She likewise discussed the mix-ups she has made in media outlets and how she has not given the pessimism a chance to shape her.

“I committed a considerable measure of errors when I started acting and that was on the grounds that I didn’t have plans. I simply needed to be known.

“Yet, I now realize that being well known isn’t an indistinguishable thing from being effective. When I got into the business and the popularity turned out to be excessively, I wound up plainly unreliable.

“I couldn’t brag of N1 million of every 2016. I was profiting and I needed to feel among. When one of our associates purchased an auto, it was inconvenience since we as a whole endeavored to purchase a similar auto or a greater one.

“I needed to change my hover for good and this change began in March 2017.

Beforehand called Toyin Aimakhu, the performing artist changed her name to Toyin Abraham in December 2016.

The very much went to occasion additionally included motivating talks by expert comic, Bovi Ugboma; and Commissioner for Information, Ogun State, Dayo Adeneye, among different speakers.