Veteran actors, Richard Mofe- Damijo, Mercy Johnson, and OmotolaJalade- Ekeinde revealed the cause of their absence from Rita Dominic’s wedding.
The 46- year-old Nigerian actress, Rita Dominic, shut down an IMO community when she tied the knot with her sweetheart, FidelisAnosike, Daily times publisher and founder of the Folio Media group on the 19th of April 2022.
Many other entertainers and colleagues from the Nollywood movie industry stormed the star-studded occasion.
The likes of Chidi Mokeme, Kate Henshaw, Joke Silva, Uche Jombo, and Ini Edo were present at the ceremony while those far away sent in their good wishes and prayers to Rita Dominic on her newly established home.
It was observed that the likes of Genevieve Nnaji, Richard Mofe- Damijo, Mercy Johnson, Omotola Jalade- Ekeinde, Tonto Dikeh, and Chika Ikewere absent during the ceremony. Some Nigerians stated their concern about this questionable act and queried them for not attending the lavish event.
Richard Mofe- Damijo, took to his Instagram page on Friday to reveal why he was absent from the wedding hereby clearing the air about his absence.
He noted that he would have loved to grace the “epic event” but explained that he was very far away and couldn’t make it down to Imo state.
He also congratulated the newly wedded couple and prayed for their marriage.
The Nollywood veteran actor wrote,
“Congratulations my beautiful Riri @ritadominic. I would have loved to grace this epic event but I’m far far away.
Here’s a toast to your beautiful union. God bless your marriage”.
Mercy Johnson, after being queried by her fans for missing her colleague’s wedding and not giving a special shout-out to the couple on social media disclosed that she was at a movie scene and could not make it to the ceremony. She tendered an apology and casually commented on the celebration of the wedding.
OmotolaJalade- Ekeinde who many expected to be present for her colleague’s wedding but was absent cleared the air by giving a shout out to the newly wedded couple on her Instastory.