.Aged Actress Gives Emotional Speech After Receiving Award –
Emotion ran high recently as veteran actress, Bukky Ajayi was announced the winner of this year’s AMVCA Industry merit award at the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
While receiving the award, the veteran actress gave a very emotional speech. Standing ovation also greeted the announcement of the 82-year-old actress as she was wheeled to the stage to receive her priceless award.
“I wish I could stand up. But if I stand up I will fall down. Are you all standing for me? Thank you. I am very very grateful to you.”
With tears rolling down her cheeks, the octogenarian actress pleaded with anyone she has ever offended to forgive her just as she has forgiven anyone that has offended her.
Her speech was emotional as silence enveloped the hall while it lasted.