Ghanaian actress, Portia Asare-Boateng, has asked young people today, in particular gals, not to let loved ones and close friends to set strain on them to get married mainly because their biological clock is ticking.
In an interview with Zionfelix, the actress, who wouldn’t ensure if she ended up divorced or not, said she was pressured to marry her spouse, Rev. John Wilberforce Aidoo of Grace Baptist church due to the fact, she was built to imagine she was growing outdated.
According to Portia Asare, she experienced a baby right after secondary university and imagined it appropriate to have a father determine for her son by finding married but would have desired to get married for appreciate and friendship.
“It is quite common among the Akans to force youthful girls to marry primarily when you are closer to the big 30. Everybody thinks you are expanding aged and ought to settle down.
“When you get to a specified age, you really feel relationship is all but I’m telling you it is not all. Get your time, know on your own for sure for the reason that it is not child’s play. Marriage is all about sacrifice mainly because you have to be selfless.
“If you marry the particular person and there is no friendship or appreciate, it will be extremely difficult to soar the hurdles that occur your way.
“You will simply give up and that why I motivate folks to marry their good friends or marry individuals they enjoy due to the fact you will certainly get dissatisfied when you marry for the reason that your buddies are marrying,” she explained.
Portia Asare who said she didn’t want to be referred to as a Kumawood actress could not response queries about her divorce.
“I’m not carrying my ring because a ring is an accessory and you can choose to wear it anytime you dress up or not,” she reported.
Portia went off the screens just after her relationship but ‘The Good Old Days’ actress mentioned she is back in the organization.