Winner from the 2006 Afro Hollywood Honor for Best Celebrity, and a nominee for most leading actress honours. She went to the University or college of Calabar for British and Literary Research, before starring in two films in 1997: Bargain 2 and Waterloo. She aimed, created, acted in, and published the script for Through The Cup, which received and African Film Academy Award nomination for Greatest Screenplay. She was wedded to Chikelue Iloenyosi from 2004 to 2007, and later on remarried in 2012 to Linus Idahosa. They welcomed a child, Maxwell, in 2015. She and Genevieve Nnaji had been both award-winning Nigerian stars.