- Nollywood actor IK Ogbonna is a god on the television screen of many Nigerians
- The tatted up father of one expressed his feeling towards his son getting tattoos and ear piercings
- As a husband to a columbian woman, he said his son will get tattoos and ear piercings whenever and if he wants to when he grows older
Ikechukwu Mitchell Ogbonna popularly known as IK Ogbonna is a Nollywood actor and model. The husband and father of one was born in Abia state, eastern region of Nigeria. He began his acting career in the millennia and has gained prominence for his skills and good looks. He is married to a Columbian- Sonia Morales Ogbonna and together they have a gorgoeus son.
In a recent interview the actor voice his views on tattoos and ear piercings. In a country where moral standards based on religion and culture frown on a man having both, IK Ogbonna is one non conformist who thinks these ideals hamper on the freedom of expression of each individual.
As a father heavily decorated in tattoos, he admitted to letting his son following the same line when he comes of age. In an intense debate, he said: " God didn’t create earrings but girls are wearing earrings. These are things that people created overtime and then it became a norm and then people accepted it. So someone shouldn’t just look at you and say “Oh you’re a man, you shouldn’t wear earrings."
To those who have judged the actor he added: "So let people focus more on major primary issues instead, and not IK Ogbonna’s tattoos and earrings. I’m going to keep my tattoos and earrings for as long as possible. I might even give my son an earring to wear.”