I’m a former thumb sucker – Ego Boyo

Ego Boyo

Nollywood actress and producer, Ego Boyo, has revealed that she sucked her thumb as a child.

The 50-year-old made the revelation while replying to a poser by a worried Twitter user who wanted advice on a child sucking his thumb.


“Leave him. He will stop on his own. Signed, a former thumb sucker,” the Violated star wrote.


Born in Enugu State, Ego rose to fame for her role in the NTA 80s soap, Checkmate, alongside Richard Mofe-Damijo and others.

She is married to businessman, Omamofe Boyo and is blessed with her own kids.