Everyone Is Fighting a Battle: Monalisa Stephen Tells Trolls Body-Shaming Her, Says She Has Juvenile Diabetes

Everyone Is Fighting a Battle: Monalisa Stephen Tells Trolls Body-Shaming Her, Says She Has Juvenile Diabetes

  • Popular Nollywood actress, Monalisa Stephen, has shared an emotional video on her Instagram page
  • The plus-sized actress sent a direct message to people who talk about her big body and advise her to go to the gym
  • Monalisa revealed that she has juvenile diabetes and she takes care of her health 23 hours a day

A Nigerian actress, Monalisa Stephen, got her fans talking when she showed off her beautiful body on Instagram in a vibe video.

The plus-sized actress in the video made it known that she is a juvenile diabetes patient who takes care of her health for 23 hours a day.

Monalisa opens up
Monalisa Stephen reveals she has juvenile diabetes. Credit: @monalisa.stephen
Source: Instagram

Monalisa urged people who advised her to start gyming and take care of her health to be nice because everyone is fighting a battle.

She captioned the emotional video as:

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"Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Be kind. Always. I have been taking care of my health since 10 . Trust me you don’t know what I have been through. For anyone like me . You’re not alone."

Check out the post below:

Nigerians react to Monalisa Stephen's post

Social media users across the country have reacted differently to Monalisa's post about her health.

Legit.ng picked some of the comments, read below:


"Babe, that's the story of my life, but we move."


"You are definitely not Alone ! Monalisa you will definitely overcome ❤️❤️I love and cherish your courage to speak out."


"Thank God you're putting up a smile..that’s where your inner strength lies... be happy always despite all odds."


"My queen u re perfect I always come here to admire u strength and courage regardless of steady insult and troll u still choose to be strong."


"You are beautiful like this,God will heal you completely mama."

I love dating men who are 60 and above

The 29-year-old Stephen is a body positivity advocate. In an interview with Legit.ng, she revealed why she loves dating older men, ones that are actually in their 60s and above.

According to her, a man who wants to be with her has to have money because she came from nothing and is still hustling to get a better life.

On dating older men, the model said if she considers marriage, she wants a man from age 60 and above.

Source: Legit.ng

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