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TNTD Pays Congratulatory Visit To DGN's New Executive Committee, Announces Collaboration

Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution, a mainstream entertainment company specializing in the distribution and marketing of local and international filmed content, paid a visit on Friday, July 28, 2023 to extend its warmest congratulations to the newly sworn-in Executive Committee of the Directors Guild of Nigeria (DGN).

A Group Session of DGN members and Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution delegation during the visit in Lagos.
A Group Session of DGN members and Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution delegation during the visit in Lagos.

The visit, which took place at the DGN headquarters in Surulere, was attended by the Executive Management of Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution, including Chief Executive Officer, Anita Edwards, and Head, Co-Production and Special Events, Lillian Amah-Aluko. Esteemed representatives from the Directors Guild of Nigeria present included:

  1. Dr. Victor Okhai - President

  2. Mr. Uchenna Agbo - Vice President

  3. Mr. Perekeme Odon - National Secretary

  4. Mr. Kingsley Omoefe - Former VP

  5. Dr. Tony Akposheri - Former VP

  6. Mr. Stanley Stanfame Ajalaja

  7. Mr. Chukwudi Ejiofor

  8. Cosmas O. Abasi

  9. Dr. Peter Fada Osiughu

During the visit, both parties expressed their commitment to collaborate closely to foster the growth of Nollywood and empower the guild’s talented members. Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution reiterated its dedication to bridging the gap between content creators and audiences, not only within Nigeria but also on the global stage.

(L-R) Perekeme Odon, Lillian Amah-Aluko, Victor Okhai, Anita Edwards and Uchenna Agbo.
(L-R) Perekeme Odon, Lillian Amah-Aluko, Victor Okhai, Anita Edwards and Uchenna Agbo.

One of the key highlights of this collaboration is Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution's initiative to provide regular, free training for members of the Directors Guild of Nigeria. These training sessions will equip guild members with key distribution knowledge to create content that is suitable for the market and resonates with international audiences, thus enhancing Nollywood's presence and impact in the global market.


Furthermore, Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution will introduce groundbreaking opportunities for guild members regarding the theatrical exploitation of their films. This venture promises to revolutionize the industry, offering innovative and unparalleled avenues for showcasing and maximizing the commercial success of their films.


In a joint statement, the representatives from both organizations expressed their enthusiasm for the collaboration and highlighted its potential to empower and uplift the Nigerian film industry. The partnership will facilitate the creation of world-class content and ensure that Nigerian filmmakers gain wider recognition and financial rewards for their creativity and hard work.

Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution executives with DGN President, Mr Victor Okhai.
Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution executives with DGN President, Mr Victor Okhai.

As Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution continues to pave the way for inventive marketing and distribution solutions, this collaboration with the Directors Guild of Nigeria reinforces the company's commitment to fostering a vibrant and thriving entertainment industry within and beyond Nigeria's borders.


Further details about the collaboration, including the commencement of training programs and the implementation of theatrical exploitation opportunities, will be disclosed in the coming months. Both organizations are excited to work together towards a prosperous future for Nollywood.


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About Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution:

Tribe Nation Theatrical Distribution Limited is a mainstream entertainment company focused on the distribution and marketing of local and international filmed content. Our distribution network spans across cinema, inflight entertainment, streaming platforms, and linear television networks within and outside Africa. We are a premium content distribution company that bridges the gap between content creators and target audiences within and outside Nigeria, by providing unique and innovative marketing and distribution solutions that help maximize revenues at the box office and everywhere else. We also produce commercial filmed content, and are committed to becoming the leading global supplier of wholesome entertainment.

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