Ghanaian actress, Efia Odo has said she is going through a down moment in her life and would need to take a step back to gather new strength.
Her comment comes on the back of the hullabaloo surrounding the #FixTheCountry movement, a non-partisan and non-political civic group by Ghanaian youths for Ghana.
Born Andrea Owusu, Efia Odo indicated that being part of the team for the protest is gradually having an effect on her mental health.
“I will like to take this time to let you all know that I’m going on a hiatus. My mental health is at stake at the moment. My love for this country and humanity has turned into something I am not, political. I am of peace and equality. My heart and intentions are as pure as gold. The things are too heavy for me right now. Take care,” she wrote on social media.
The U.S based assistant nurse has been very instrumental with regards to the development of the country. about things that are drawing the development of Ghana back.
She has received many backlashes from the public for championing the course of building a better Ghana where no person will have to lack their basic rights as a Ghanaian.
Efia Odo is currently pursuing her passion for acting and she has played a number of roles in Ghanaian movies such as ‘heels and sneakers’. She was also a radio host on Okay FM and T.V presenter on Kwese T.V.