C0ntroversial Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke has signed a mega deal in far away Gambia.
The deal, Weekend Groove gathered, is worth several millions of naira. He struck a partnership deal with an investment company based in Gambia. The partnership gave birth to a film production firm called ‘Musketeers Production’.
With the partnership deal, Jim Iyke will be producing three movies, which is aimed at boosting the country’s image before the outside world. .
However, the deal was sealed after Jim Iyke was asked by the United Nations in May 2012, to select six less-privileged children which they will train in America.
The six children would come from Somalia and the Gambia.The deal was signed during an 8-day working visit, which the actor recently made to Gambia. Production of The Coast, one of the films to be produced under the agreement will begin in July.
It has been said that the film will be probably be the most expensive film shot in Gambia so far. The film will showcase various investment opportunities, which exist in Gambia, and it will also expose Gambian talents to the global movie industry.