Glamour Thrills Imo Community As Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, Ini Edo, Chioma Chukwuka, Uche Jumbo, Hilda Dokubo, Nuella Njubigo, Other Nollywood Movie Stars Attend Rita Dominic’s Wedding
GLAMOUR AS JOKE SILVER, INI EDO, KATE HENSHAW, CHIOMA CHUKWUKA , UCHE JUMBO, NUELLA NJUBIGBO, HILDA DOKUBO, OTHER NOLLYWOOD MOVIE STARS STORM IMO STATE FOR RITA DOMINIC’S TRADITIONAL WEEDING
+ Njoku Macdonald Obinna
Owerri, Imo State.
Tuesday, April 19, 2022, Aboh Mbaise in Imo State was practically shutdown as the community experienced a new vista, a new look, an enthrilling festive mood; as Nollywood stars, movie producers and directors , friends, kinsmen and women gathered at the Nollywood’s star actress, screen diva and beauty queen, Rita Dominic’s country home for her traditional marriage rites.
At the star actress’s late father’s compound, which is ofcourse, the home of the traditional ruler of the community, HRH, Eze Marcellenous J.O. Waturuocha, was besieged with creme da creme from all walks of life; top government functionaries, respected community leaders, captains of industry, showbiz promoters, movie directors, traditional rulers , a galaxy of movie stars, as well as onlookers who came to behold the much talked celebrity they only watch on the television.
The Anambara born businessman and mediapreneur, Fidelis Anosike, the Publisher of Daily Times and Founder of a mulit- media company, Folio Group Media, arrived at Rita’s country home around 1 pm to kick start the marriage rites which the kinsmen and foster -father of the Nollywood star performed the Igbo traditional ritual before handing over their daughter, the ripped fruit Mr. Anosike came to plug all the way from Anambara State.
Meanwhile, Aboh Mbaise and its environs were properly condoned by security operaties; the army, police, civil defense and local vigilante groups given the galaxy of movie stars and A-list guests in attendance.
4th Estate Reporters spotted the following movie queens that have adorned our screen in the last two decades or so; Joke Silva, Ini Edo, Kate Henshaw, Uche Jumbo, Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha, Nuella Njubigo, Hilda Dokubo, Shan George, Lilian Bach, Eve Esin and others dressed in very stunning and georgeous asho ebi to grace the watershed event.
Interestingly, a former Special Adviser to Imo State Governor on Entertainments , veteran Nollywood actor and ace – comedian, Okey Bakkasi who anchored the event ; while respecting established protocols sought the permission of his collegue in the movie industry, Hon Bobby Michaels , who is the current Special Adviser to Imo State Governor on Culture and Creative Arts, to open the floor for the wedding.
It should be noted that Bobby Michaels, a versatile ICT expert, actor , presenter and showbiz promoter was the first to hit the cyberspace with updates of the wedding through live streaming.