It was indeed a moment of love and gratitude as family, friends and colleagues of late nollywood matron, chief Adunni Bankole gathered to mark her one year ceremonial remembrance. Iyalode lived between 1959 and 2015 . Chief Mrs Adunni was until her death an active lover and supporter of Nollywood.
The event was well attended by nollywood stakeholders ranging from film producers to marketers, directors, production managers and actors of the yoruba genre of Nollywood. On the roll call are Mercy Aigbe, Kemi Afolabi, Seyi Edun ( Eja nla), Niyi Johnson, Kunle Adegbite, Kunle Afod, Sunday Omobolanle (baba aluwe), “she baby”, Foluke daramola, Afeez Eniola, Bayo Tijani, Adekola Tijani and others.
Tagged as a 2-in-1 event, the ceremonial remembrance also featured the premiere of ELIZA, a film produced by Miss Toyin Bankole, daughter of late iyalode Adunni Bankole. Among the cast members of ELIZA are Funke Akindele, Lateef Adedimeji, Muyiwa Ademola, Seyi Edun, liz da silva, Mercy Aigbe.
Lanre Teriba thrilled the audience with soul-touching and body-moving songs at the star-studded ceremony.
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