Tobi Bakare will lead Africa Magic’s newest crime movie ‘Slum King’

Tobi Bakare will lead Africa Magic’s newest crime movie ‘Slum King’

He is to play the of Edafe ‘Majemijesu' Umukoro in the intriguing story of an 11-year-old boy who witnessed the massacre of his family by armed robbers. The sad event forces a cycle of guilt and trauma as he blames himself for forgetting to lock the front door which made room for the robbers to enter his family home.

On what to expect from the , the producer Chinenye Nworah says, “This show will spotlight some of the biggest issues in major slums in many metropolitan cities, the traumas that lead people to become who they are in future, and crazy love triangles…viewers will find it to decipher each character's next step”.

Directed by Dimeji Ajibola, the all-star cast for the original includes Teniola Aladese, Olarotimi Fakunle, Idia Aisien, Elvina Ibru, Hermes Iyele, Bolaji Ogunmola, Philip Asaya, Charles Inojie, Greg Ojefua, Sonia Irabor, Gideon Okeke and Jidekene Achufusi.

Speaking about the importance of the series story, Executive Head of Content and West Africa Channels, MultiChoice Nigeria, Dr Busola Tejumola, , “Slum King is a story of redemption, and many of our viewers will find that they relate with the characters and feel similar emotions as they get to know them…”

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