Cool FM On-Air Personality Mannie, whose real name is Emmanuel Essien Last week Sunday, the 19th of June, 2016, launched a new book titled What a Life, to detail his growing up years.
The event which held at Monty Buffet, Victoria Island, Lagos, was attended by family, friends and associates of Mannie.
Describing the inspiration behind his new book, Mannie said he wanted to be able to impact his generation and beyond.
Mannie, who is also a song writer and recording artiste, speaking about his greatest influence as a singer said the list would naturally include his parents who introduced him to music at an early age. He also counts his late friend Uche, his boss at Cool FM and of course, the famous Larry King, whom he has met as influences.
Mannie also serenaded guests with one of his songs as others joined him on the dance floor.
A number of A-List guest attended the book launch which included members Moussali family led by Amin Mousalli, owner of AIMS Group, which includes CoolFM, Wazobia and Nigeria Info, Akin Alabi, CEO Nairabet.com and Mai Atafo, Nigeria’s bespoke fashion tailor and a host of others.
Below are pictures from the book launch