In a resounding endorsement of Nigeria’s burgeoning entertainment sector, President Bola Tinubu extends hearty congratulations to acclaimed actress Funke Akindele for her groundbreaking film, ‘A Tribe called Judah,’ which shattered box office records by grossing N1 billion within just 21 days of release.
In an official statement delivered by his spokesperson, Ajuri Ngelale, President Tinubu praises Akindele’s ingenuity, creativity, and significant contributions to the thriving entertainment industry. Acknowledging the pivotal role of the creative sector as a powerful form of expression and a vital source of soft power and export potential, the President hails the excellence of the Nigerian creative industry.
President Tinubu emphasizes the creative industry’s impact on employment, recognizing it as a high-employment sector that provides opportunities for the nation’s talented youth. Expressing dedication to fostering an environment conducive to the industry’s continued success, the President commends Nigerians for their enduring support of home-grown creative endeavors and pledges to facilitate further growth in the sector.