Waje Opens Up On How She Was Ridiculed When She Got Pregnant At 18

Talented songstress, Waje has opened up to Saturday Beats on getting pregnant at 18. She revealed that she was ridiculed because of it. Her daughter is now 16. Here’s what she said:

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“I will not lie to you, I didn’t know anything. I was just a young girl. I was so naive and innocent. It wasn’t easy in those days. I was laughed at. I was given a nickname. I will not tell you the nickname. But the truth is that I was scorned.”My mother is a mother. She is a true mother. I don’t know what I would have done without her. She stood by me. She never discouraged me. I tapped from her strength. It was her strength that carried me on all through those years,” she said.

 If anybody had told me I would be this popular, I would have told the person to keep his prophecy. I am indeed grateful. It has been God all the way and also, I cannot take away the fact that I have worked so hard to get to where I am today. It is not yet over though. I still have more to do.”

Waje and Daughter Emerald

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