As we celebrate International Women’s Day today, March 8, Trybe brings you 3 amazing Nigerian actresses who are breaking boundaries. These beautiful women are doing us proud not only in Nigeria but internationally.
3. Ini Dima-Okojie:
Ini Dima-Okojie is a Nigerian born actress who studied acting at the highly reputed New York Film Academy. This gorgeous actress made it to the list as the leading actress for the first major collaboration between Bollywood and Nollywood, Namaste Wahala.
2. Toyin Abraham:
Toyin Abraham is no doubt one of the most successful actresses in Nollywood. Her movie fate of Alakada was the biggest Nollywood opening for 2020. The movie was later acquired in February 2021 by Netflix, a popular US streaming service. Abraham is also AMVCA’s 2020 best actress in Africa.
1. Funke Akindele:
Number one on our list is Funke Akindele-Bello and we must say she is “breaking boundaries”. Her latest movie – Omo Ghetto: The Saga is Nigeria’s highest-grossing movie of all time and it is the first Nigerian movie to be shown in Dubai cinemas.