Controversial Movie, ‘Oko Iyabo’ Hits Million Views on YouTube
Yoruba actor and movie producer Yomi Fabiyi has announced that his controversial movie ‘Oko Iyabo’ has amassed one million views on YouTube since its debut on the platform on Sunday, July 4.
The movie which received a lot of backlash and criticisms from colleagues and fans on social media is based on the alleged child defilement case of Baba Ijesha and a foster child of comedienne, Princess, also uses the real names of the parties involved.
‘Oko Iyabo’ also got Yomi suspended indefinitely from Theatre Arts and Motion Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN) alongside Dele Matti, who co-directed the movie.
However, taking to his Instagram on Tuesday, the filmmaker announced the movie had hit 1million views as he expressed gratitude to fans, views and critics without whom he said such feat would not have be achieved.
Sharing a post that held same words as the caption; he wrote: “OKO IYABO MOVIE now hit 1,000,000 views!(1 MILLION VIEWS). Thank you FANS VIEWERS and CRITICS, you all made it happen.”