Angelique Kidjo, Nico Panagio and Wale Ojo
Boasting an all star cast and an over 50 Million Naira budget, 'The CEO' tells the story of five, acutely ambitious employees who find themselves vying for the top position in the company after the CEO of 'Transwire Nigeria' retires. However, this isn't your typical, office spat and our characters are devastated when the fight for the highest office turns deadly becoming instead a battle to stay alive.
In the thriller, Director Kunle Afolayan does a masterful job of keeping the audience gripped and planted in their seats while also delivering an accurate protrayal of the everyday hurdles Africans in business encounter.
Critics have also lauded the film for it's "intriguing" treatment of multi-lingualism. Who will survive and live to occupy the highest office in the firm? Make sure you're watching Africa Magic this Sunday at 19:00 WAT to find out! Here's a little teaser to whet your appetite.
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