Popular movie actress and iROKOWORLD TV ambassador, Funke Akindele aka Jenifa just concluded a 3-day tour across StarTimes business offices in Lagos where she met with scores of teeming fans and subscribers.
The multiple award winning movie star during the visits interacted with fans and subscribers, took pictures, signed autographs and rewarded lucky subscribers with various gift items including one-month free Unique bouquet subscription tickets to enjoy the premium package on StarTimes digital TV.
The free tickets gave opportunities for lucky subscribers to access over 90 television channels including iROKOWORLD TV.
Kehinde Adetayo, one of the lucky winners expressed delight at the opportunity of meeting Funke Akindele in person for the first time.
An elated Kehinde said, “Funke Akindele is a movie star I love to watch on the TV screens anytime. I have been watching her films since she starred in the popular I Need To Know Series and for me, it was a great honour to have met her personally at StarTimesoffice.
“I have enjoyed many of her films like Jenifa, Apaadi, Maami and Married But Living Single. Thank you StarTimes for creating this opportunity for customers like me to meet our beloved actress.
For John Omene who met Funke at the Victoria Island office, “It was a dream come true. Since I watched her in Omo Ghetto, I have not stopped seeing her movies, both as actress and producer. She gives us very good stories and she’s one of the best actresses in Nollywood as far as I know.
“I am also happy for the free subscription ticket and I really enjoy Nigeria films andentertainment generally. Now that my children are on holiday, they will definitely enjoy different programs on StarTimes with the free subscription I received.”
Uloma Onuma, Group Legal, iROKO Partners said “iROKOWORLD is excited to partner with StarTimes to connect Funke Akindele Jenifa with her teeming fans on Pay TV and further bring the ambassador closer to the viewers.
“iROKOWORLD is a Nollywood oriented TV channel, broadcasting Nigerian movies on 24/7 basis. Nollywooodis the world’s second largest movie industry, and at iROKOWORLD we aim to showcase hours of this awesome content coming from Nigeria and Ghana to the delight of her viewers on TV,” she added.
Israel Bolaji, StarTimes Head of Public Relations, said StarTimes will continue to offer subscribers the best in class of pay TV experience with world class channels for entertainment, drama, sports, kiddies, news and music. We are keen to connect viewers with their TV heroes and support them to live their dreams.
Bolaji stated that, “As a digital TV company, StarTimesdesire and commitment is to ensure Nigerians continue to enjoy the best of digital television entertainment and experience with very sharp and clear pictures and images at very pocket-friendly bouquet rates. On StarTimes, Nigerians can enjoy fantastic movie channels like irokoWorld, irokoPlay AMC Movies, ST Zone, Orisun, ST Yoruba, and Bollywood channels.”