Welcome to Retro Rewind, the TGJ original feature carved out to celebrate the magic of TV and Film.
Today, we fly out of the United States and into Nollywood…Nigeria’s thriving film industry (worth $5.1 billion) which is powered melodramatic tales of love, life and betrayal and the likes of Patience Ozokwor (above), Tonto Dikeh, Mercy Johnson and Genevieve Nnaji.
Waiting below? A movie named ‘Abuja Top Ladies‘ which was released in 2006 which tells the tale of a powerful group of women with lofty political ambitions.
Alas, it isn’t long before clashing egos and dirty secrets make deadly enemies out of former friends against the backdrop of a national election.