Several Nigerian celebrities attended the premiere of Ayo ‘AY’ Makun’s movie ‘Merry Men’ in their best ‘Agbada’ styles as part of the ongoing ‘Agbada challenge Styles’.
Fans and stars alike were called on to partake in the ‘Agbada challenge’ prior to the movie premiere which held in Lagos on Sunday. Omawunmi, Waje, Uriel, Belinda Effah, Anto, Ik Ogbonna, Brian Okwara, Alex Ekubo, Yomi Casual and Ushbebe were among the crowd of celebrities who rocked ‘agbada’ to the premiere.
The challenge began when AY announced it as part of events leading to the premiere of the much talked film, ‘Merry Men’ which stars Jim Iyke, Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana, AY, Richard Mofe-Damijo and Ramsey Noauh. Thereafter,Alex Unusual who hosted the premiere’s red carpet, set up the cast of the film against another ex-housemate, Tobi Bakre and media personality, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu tagged ‘Tobuka’. The ‘Agbada challenge’ soon spiraled into a social media contest with the hashtag #agbadachallenge, as fans and celebrities alike began posting pictures of themselves wearing ‘Agbada’. This frenzy was carried on to the premiere which had ‘agbada’ as the official dress code, as stars showed up in stylish ‘agbada’ pieces which they did not hesitate to share on social media. NAN reports that host, Alex Unusual and the Merry Men also showed up in ‘agbada’ with veteran actor, Mofe-Damijo rocking four different pieces.
BELOW ARE THEY DIFFERENT AGBADA STYLES CELEBRITIES WORN TO THE “MERRY MEN” PREMIER;