I want my work, not face, to speak for me —Bunmi Ajakaiye


From creating a unique brand for herself as a script writer of in Nollywood with notable movies to her credit, Bunmi Ajakaiye is also fast emerging as one of the trail-blazing movie directors in the industry. Ajakaiye who likes to tell the stories of African women says she is not swayed by the attention her work is bringing to her. She speaks with SEGUN ADEBAYO about her rising career.

You are regarded as one of the fast-rising script writers and movie directors currently changing the face of Nollywood, but you hardly put your face or name out in media space despite all the work you do. Is this deliberate?

I have heard people tell me this all the time but I really don’t think it’s…

Source: Nigerian Tribune