Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu invited Ikorodu Bois to his office stating that their creativity has put them on the map of the world.
Babajide shared photos after hosting the famous and talented Ikorodu Bois in his office after they paid him a courtesy visit. Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu took to Twitter to share pictures of when he hosted the talented Ikorodu Bois in his office after they paid him a courtesy visit.
The Governor tweeted,
“Today, I welcomed generational film-making talent @IkoroduB, whose creativity has put them and Ikorodu on the global map of international platforms like Netflix, earned them a nomination at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards and put their faces on billboards in Times Square, NY.
“As a state, we are proud of them and I thank them for visiting me. We are committed to developing creative talent in Lagos as we continue to serve as the premiere destination for musical, art and creative talent generation in Africa.”
In recent news, Ikorodu Bois were honoured in America as a collection of their ingenuity lumped in short clips now appear on a digital billboard at Times Square in New York.
The comic group comprising of Muiz Sanni (15), Malik Sanni (10) and Fawas (13) are best known for recreating and mimicking multi-million dollar music videos, movie scenes and movie trailers using ordinary household items.
Their appearance on Times Square’s billboard is courtesy of Netflix, the movie-production company that has revealed how impressed it is with the young boys’ craft. The billboard at Times Square shows most of their craft that has cemented their name as a global brand.
Meanwhile, Netflix has announced plans to feature Ikorodu Bois in its Oscar Film Brand Campaign.