UK based Nigerian filmmaker, Obi Emelonye has announced his latest movie project. The announcement was made today at a press conference in Nigeria. The project is entitled Badamasi – a portrait of a General. Mr Emelonye disclosed pictures from the press conference on his Facebook page and wrote:
“BADAMASI- the movie.
Just announced my next film at a press conference. An intimate portrait of IBB, the General that ruled Nigeria from Aug 1985 to Aug 1993. Huge responsibility that requires His grace, courage and smart creative thinking. God help us.”
The biopic would be the first on the ex military leader of Nigeria.