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She has arrived! View pictures from the Premiere of The Return of Jenifa

 

by Ifreke Inyang

On the 7th of October, Funke Akindele premiered the eagerly anticipated ‘The Return of Jenifa’. The movie features cameos from several high profile celebrities including eLDee, Banky W, Sasha, Denrele, Antar Laniyan, Iyabo Ojo, Ireti Osayemi, Helen Paul, the late CD John, Omawumi and Yinka Quadri amongst other stars.

And it was an all star red carpet at the Lagos Premiere. The big names that turned out included: The first lady of Lagos State, Abimbola Fashola,  Tunde Kelani, Rita Dominic, Ali Baba, Dayo Adeneye, Lancelot Imaseun, Julius Agwu, eLDee, Kate Henshaw, Freeze, Omawumi, Kemi Adetiba, Gbenga Adeyinka, Femi Aderibigbe, etc. Funke Akindele herself arrived in a white limousine that caused a tug of war among the paparazzi.

The Return of Jenifa is the sequel to the monstrously popular Jenifa. She registers to be part of a dancing competition, but when she is asked to undergo an HIV test as part of the requirements for entry into the competition, she flees being unsure of her status, as a result of her past exploits. She is later forced to withdraw from the society that she once ruled, and relocates to the village. Going back to the village however does not stop her from being her crazy self, and in the end she learns that life is not all about being a ‘Gbogbo Bigs Girls’. The movie was produced by Funke Akindele and directed by DJ Tee.

Here are some pictures from the premiere..

Gbenga Adeyinka
Steve Onu (Yaw)
Dayo Adeneye and wife

 

Teju Babyface

 

 

Sasha

 

Omawumi Megbele

 

Oge Okoye

 

Mercy Aigbe

 

Laide Oluwo-Owa

 

Kunle Bakare

 

Kaffi

 

Ireti Osayemi

 

Helen Paul

 

Halima Abubakar

 

Funke Akindele

 

Eniola Badmus

 

Mary Ali Baba and Tee A

 

Kate Henshaw-Nuttall, Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha, Lancelot Imaseun and Rita Dominic

 

Funke Akindele in her second outfit

 

Rita Dominic and Kate Henshaw-Nuttall

 

AY and Ali Baba

 

Funke Akindele and the First Lady of Lagos, Abimbola Fashola

 

Some of TROJ stars on stage

 

Omoni Oboli with Julius and Ibiere Agwu

 

Kwame and wife

 

Jerry Jideobi

 

Sexy Steel and Olu Maintain

 

Segun Osoba and his wife

 

Weird MC

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Comments (3)

  1. I love these pictures!

  2. Isnt it time for someone to shoot this Jerry Jidebi thing?

cool good eh love2 cute confused notgood numb disgusting fail
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