Wednesday, 1 June 2011
STAR ACTRESS JENIFFER ELIOGU CELEBRATES BIRTHDAY IN PRISON
She’s no doubt one of Nigeria’s most celebrated artistes who stormed the industry close to two decades but tremendously making wares due to impact we can authoritatively reveal to you that she made to make the industry grate, precisely in the Nigeria movie industry better known as Nollywood.
Though, the delectable actress Jeniffer who recently joined the league of movies producer via a blockbuster flick from within did not commit any offence that drove her to prison but what we scooped was that she did all out of willingness. The watertight information at our disposal revealed that on April 30th 2011, Jennifer added a year to her age which she decided to celebrate at Kirikiri Maximum Prison with prisoners, friends and well wishers. The event we learnt was gilt and glamour as they all ate drank, dance and laugh together while Dj Manshallor enliven the bash. According to the close friend of Jeniffer, the idea was to make the prisoners feel important, no matter how mighty their sins may be, and to promote her non Governmental organization NGO titled Initiative for Development, Empowerment and Absolute Stability (IDEAS) that was set up to cater and render adequate support to less privileged people in the society. Speaking with actress via telephone conversation, this is what she said, “Yeah I celebrated my birthday with prisoners in Kirikiri on 30th of April. Not that I was jailed but I did that to make the prisoners also feel important.
People see them as adopted people, that you must not associate yourself with which is wrong. I have NGO called (IDEAS) in the society, so that was what brought the idea” Eliogu reminisced.
It might also interest you that Jennifer recently had Abuja premier pf blockbuster movie from within at Sheraton Hotel & Tower, Abuja on 14th May 2010.