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Funke Akindele Breaks Another Record In Nollywood Days To Governorship Election
Nollywood actress and deputy governorship candidate in Lagos State, Funke Akindele, has broken another record in the Nollywood industry with the recent movie, ‘Battle On Buka Streets’.
Naija News reports that with the latest achievement, the ‘Box office queen’ has proven that she is her only competition.
According to FilmOne, ‘Battle On Buka Street’ produced by Funke has hit N640 million in its total gross earnings at the box office, officially surpassing a previous record.
The politician’s movie ‘Omo Ghetto: The Saga’ used to hold the record at N636 million before the recent film surpassed it.
Battle On Buka Street which was released in December 2022, tells the story of two women who found themselves at loggerheads when they set up a food business on the same street causing commotion and rivalry between their families.
It featured actors such as Bimbo Ademoye, Funke Akindele, Mercy Johnson-Okojie, Nkem Owoh, Sola Sobowale., Tina Mba, and Tobi Makinde.
FilmOne wrote: “If the only competition you have is yourself was a person, it is clearly Funke Akindele Bello.
“What a Woman! What a Movement! What a Movie! What an Achievement!
“Not once but twice she has set a record and she has broken her record.
“we present to you the “Highest Grossing Nollywood Movie Of All Time” /Battle On Buka Street.
“Thank you Nigeria we definitely couldn’t have done this without you. Funke Akindele Bello]] here is to breaking more records
“Thank you to the incredible cast and crew that made this movie possible. We appreciate you.”