The best and brightest of the Nigerian film industry turned in Lagos up for the premiere of Ijakumo, a film by one of their own, Toyin Abraham.
Ijakumo premiered in grand style last night, after months of teasing by the Prophetess actress with many celebrities turning up to show support for Abraham’s latest project. The likes of Iyabo Ojo, Mercy Aigbe, Odunlade Adekola, Regina Chukwu, Lateef Adedimeji, Mo Bimpe, Wunmi Toriola, Peggy Ovire, Lilian Afegbai, several BB Naija stars were all in attendance.
Ijakumo the Born Again Stripper follows Ashabi, the daughter of a powerful spiritualist, hell-bent on destroying the life of her former lover, Jide, a renowned pastor of a mega-church who abandoned her and left her to die. Ashabi sets out for revenge with the help of Sharon who doubles as a stripper and choir leader.
Alongside Toyin Abraham, Ijakumo also features her husband, Kolawole Ajeyemi, Bimbo Akintola, Kunle Remi, Lillian Afegbai, and many more.
Ijakumo is scheduled to hit theatres nationwide on December 23rd.