Nigerian filmmaker and actress, Stephanie Linus has stated that the childbirth delay she experienced in her marriage, was a personal decision. The runner up for the 2002 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria beauty pageant noted that marriage has been good to her, stressing that she has had a wonderful experience.
According to her: “Marriage has been very good to me and it has been a wonderful experience all the way. I am happy that I am with someone I love and we are both excited to be sharing the rest of our lives with each other. I have no regrets about getting married at the time I did as I believe that God’s time is the best.”
When asked about the delay she suffered before giving birth she said:”Like I have stated before, it was a personal decision between me and my husband. I do not work with anybody else’s time. So far I know what is good for me, I will go for it.”
As a teenager Stephanie she starred in two Nollywood movies, Compromise 2 and Waterloo. During the 2002 Most beautiful girl in Nigeria beauty pageant, Okereke reached 2nd place. A year later in 2003, Okereke won two awards, out of the eight nominations she received, at the 2003 Reel Awards for ‘Best Actress – English’ and ‘Best Actress of the year 2003’. After graduating from the New York Film Academy in 2007, Okereke released the movie Through the Glass in which she served as director, scriptwriter, producer and actress