It was a gathering of the creme de la creme of the society on Sunday, 24th February, 2013 at Oriental Hotel, Lekki, Lagos when star actress, Halima Abubakar premiered her much anticipated movie, Mistresses. The event which came up in the evening of that day saw people from far and wide coming together to celebrate the United Nations Ambassador for Peace and Multiple award winning actress who has for more than a decade featured in other people’s movies but has now joined the league of movie makers.
The guests at the event were thrilled to special musical performances by Jaywon, Oyinkansola, Splash, Yung Issy and Ozzy Bosco with Dee Jay Puff Lala churning out the best of tunes. There were also lots to eat and drink. The evening also afforded Kogi state born Halima the opportunity to talk about her foundation, her charity projects, her philantropical gestures as well as other areas where she has been able to put smiles on the faces of people; cutting across the rich and the less priviledged in the society.
The list of celebrities in attendance was endless. It included the publisher of Ovation International Magazine, Basorun Dele Momodu, the publisher of News of The People Magazine, Loye Amzat, Boss of Core Media Services, Jide Adediran, the president of Actors Guild of Nigeria, Ibinabo Fiberesima, Innocent Idibia aka Tuface and wife Annie, keffy and her husband, Teddy Esosa aka Fresh Prince, Hakeem Rahman, Oge Okoye, Bob Micheal, Susan Peters, Iyabo Ojo, Mercy Aigbe-Gentry, Rotimi Martins aka Alariwo of Africa, Zaki Adze, Emem Isong, Jaywon, Ify Okeke, Doris Simon, TONI PAYNE, Funky Mallam, Grace Amah,eunice efole amongst other notable dignitaries.