First Lady Fatima Jabbie Bio was an actress before she married the President and if yesterday is any indication of things to come, we can expect to see many more Africans in the entertainment industry in Sierra Leone.
Two of Nollywood’s biggest stars attended the inauguration: John Okafor (Mr. Ibu), and Omotola Jalade Ekeinde. Also present was Davido who performed at the Inaugural Ball.
Touch down Sierra Leone 🇸🇱!Congrats to All Salone people on the inauguration of your New President. His Excellency President Julius Maada Bio I am also honored to be Representing my Country Nigeria by Entertaining The New Government at the Inaugural Ball later this Evening.❤️ pic.twitter.com/WKbwdjiyJl
— Davido (@iam_Davido) May 12, 2018
In 2013 First Lady and Mr. Ibu appeared in the film, Ibu in Sierra Leone and were together with Mr. Bio were at its London Premiere.
Omotola was previously in Sierra Leone as a humanitarian on invitation of the World Food Programme in 2009.
Davido performed in Sierra Leone in 2017.