When Omoni Oboli who has won our hearts with her acting and directorial prowess decides to write a book, ‘The Stars Are Ageless’ and launch it then it must have the creme de la creme of the entertainment industry.
The event took place on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at The Wheatbaker, located at the highbrow Ikoyi area of Lagos. The event which started at about 2 PM in the afternoon, saw different media personalities at the red carpet ready to catch a glimpse of the celebrities.
Among notable celebrities who turned up to grace the occasion where; Hilda Dokubo, Toyin Aimakhu, Ure Eke, Mrs. Mary Akpobene (Ali Baba’s wife), Dakore Egbuson-Akande, Lilian Afegbai, Uche Mac-auley, Waje, Omawumi, Lala Akindoju, Chidinma Ekile, Funke Kuti, Eunice Omole and a host of others.
First were the opening prayers followed by some nice music from the background from the DJ. The MC of the event, Hyenana, was on hand to lighten the mood and dished out some jokes.
The event proper started with Dakore Akande reading one of the chapters of the book ‘The Stars Are Ageless’ titled ‘Motherhood’ dwelled more on Omoni being a mother and showing so much love for her kids. Omoni herself read a chapter titled, ‘Sister Lizzy’ which was centered on her mother who raised her and sister from close to nothing through university.