- Actress Stella Damasus has released a video tutorial showing her fans and other Nigerians how to pronounce her name correctly
- The movie star shared the video on her Instagram page while noting that some people needed help on how to say her name
- However, even with the video, some fans still maintained that they can’t stop referring to the actress as ‘Damascus’
Nollywood actress Stella Damasus has been a trending topic of discussion over the past few days after she pointed out how Nigerians continue to mispronounce her name.
The actress has now taken to her Instagram page with a video tutorial for some fans who have asked how to pronounce her name.
In the video, the movie star stressed that there’s no letter ‘c’ in her name while pronouncing it correctly for those who want to get it right.
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Sharing the tutorial, she wrote:
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"This video is for everyone who asked ‘how do I even pronounce that one now’ ….. Welcome to a new dispensation."
See her post below:
Reactions from followers
While some fans are open to giving the real pronunciation a shot, there were others who maintained that they intend to continue to refer to the Nollywood star as ‘Damascus’.
Read some comments sighted below:
"Mama please perish this idea."
"Even Autocorrect dey tell us day na Damascus. So please this one concern you. You can't tell me what to call you."
"Perish the idea. My thear. We don't want a "disussion" Miss Damasus. Or you want to "disuss?" You can't diss us. Lol."
"Give us 18 years from now, we go manage change am."
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blackdiamond_moo me....but I cannot can that one....I only know Stella Damascus."
"I don't care ooo na Stella Damascus I know. U can't control me at this age, its too lateam free to say it as I like."
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Some weeks ago, Legit.ng reported that Stella Damasus took to social media to shower accolades on her lookalike daughter.
Stella’s second daughter, Angelica, clocked 19 on October 13 and her mother made sure to give an emotional speech.
Not stopping there, the movie star shared a series of throwback photos of the little girl including one of her late father, Jaiye Aboderin.