“My family thought I was mentally not okay because I didn’t let anyone carry my baby” – BBNaija Maria Chike reveals (Video)

Big Brother Naija Shine Ya Eyes housemate Maria Chike Benjamin has opened up on her postpartum struggles.

The reality star in a recent episode of her Mums Next Door podcast, revealed that her family thought she was mentally not okay. According to her, she didn’t allow anyone carry her baby and at some point, she was irritating everyone.

“I didn’t let anyone carry my baby, and at some point, I was irritating everyone. My family thought I was mentally not okay”.

One Zee Bliss wrote, “Even your own mother? Then u were mentally not okay truly

One The Goodman wrote, “She’s a new mother, she will adjust. Just leave her first

One Angel C Godwin wrote, “She has OCD oh my God

One I Am Aliciakiz wrote, “First time moms always act this way but after some months they will be begging you to help them carry their babies”.

Kemi Filani reported in October that Maria Chike had welcomed her first child, a baby boy. The reality star made this known with an heartwarming photo of her, her boyfriend and their son, as she spoke of how her precious baby boy had already begun to change her life in profound ways.

Sharing her experience as a first-time mum, the reality star lamented over breastfeeding. She advised her fans to fear Igbo boys as they can eat for Africa.

The reality star also detailed her pregnancy struggles, revealing that she dealt with Mummy’s brain.

In February, 2024, it was alleged that Maria and her baby daddy had tied the knot. She fueled the rumors when she showed off a ring on her wedding finger in a picture that she shared on social media.