4th Republic movie is an upcoming that paint the political scenery of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Ishayo Bako directs this one after being known for movies such as Road to Yesterday and Royal Hibiscus Hotel.
Furthermore, he explains that the 4th Republic movie in the line of political movement movies built about Nigeria today,”. Also stating that there a multitude of factors at play in Nigerian politics. Such as the violence at the polls, fight for justice at the tribunals and the Women roles issue, he added. This film will certainly do more to shed light on this happenings.
4th Republic Movie Cast
The Story is about Mabel King and her campaign Saga. After the gruesome murder of her campaign manager Sikiru (Jide Attah). Gubernatorial aspirant Mabel King (Henshaw) challenges the victory of the incumbent, Idris Sani (Sani Mu’azu) for her mandate. She goes through a dangerous turn when governor Sani’s associate, St. James and Ike’s Law School rival, Danladi attempts to subvert the course of justice. As a result, their plots led to eliminating witnesses. King is only significant supports are her loyal aide Ike, and Sikiru’s daughter Bukky.
4th Republic Movie Production
Emil B along with Garuba and Zainab Omaki were tasked to write the 4th Republic movie. While Griot Studios Ltd was in charge of production. Amateur Heads Productions with Bem Pever, Ishaya Bako, Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju and Ummi A. Yakubu serving as Producers. John D. and Catherine T funded the movie. MacArthur Foundation and the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA). The release date of the 4th Republic is April 12th, 2019.
FilmOne is in charge of Distribution.
Other media partners include WildFlower PR and Company, BellaNaija, Cable Lifestyle, Plus TV, African Movie Channel (AMC), Goldmyne TV. Also supporting is Nigerian Women Diaries, FabMumNG, YNaija.
While Sponsors for the film includes Bima Shelter, Polaris Bank, GSCL and Dunes Continental.