Nollywood actress Funke Akindele’s film Omo Ghetto (The Saga) is set to destroy the document of being the first Nigerian film to be released in UAE, Dubai cinemas, Igbere TV reports.
Funke, 43, made this known in an Instagram publish on Monday.
She said it will be launched from January 21 in some selected cinemas.
“Exciting News for UAE Omo Ghetto fans!The No. 1 film and box workplace document breaker in Nigeria — Omo Ghetto (The Saga) — is set to ruin yet any other report as the First Ever Cinema Release of a Nigerian movie in the United Arab Emirates.
“Omo Ghetto (The Saga) is scheduled for launch from the 21st of January, 2021 in selected Novo Cinemas in the UAE. Stay tuned for greater updates!” she wrote.
Omo Ghetto (The Saga) was directed via Funke and her husband Abdulrasheed Bello popularly recognized as JJC Skillz.
The movie was launched on December 25, 2020.
The prequel Omo Ghetto was once launched in 2010 starring Rachel Oniga, Taiwo Hassan and Yinka Quadri.
The movie is based on societal vices through a women-dominated gang.