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Netflix has Acquired the Rights to Nigerian Director and Producer Kunle Afolayan's Film 'Mokalik'

Nigerian singer and songwriter, Simi, makes her debut appearance in this critically-acclaimed film.

Netflix clearly wasn't playing when they announced that they'd be investing considerably more into African content. From South Africa's first original series Queen Sono with actress Pearl Thusi and the recent Nosipho Dumisa-directed Blood & Water to Malawi's The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, they're really coming through with quality African productions. Most recently, Netflix has acquired the rights to Mokalik, the critically-acclaimed film by Nigerian director and producer, Kunle Afolayan.

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Listen to Simi's New Album 'Omo Charlie Champagne Vol.1'

Featuring Patoranking, Adekunle Gold, Maleek Berry and Falz.

Nigerian star Simi has dropped her 13-song sophomore album, Omo Charlie Champagne Vol. 1.

The highly-anticipated record sees Simi showcasing her vocal skills and penchant for writing the type of sweet and addictive melodies that have made her a star.

Omo Charlie Champagne Vol. 1 features collaborations with fellow Nigerian artists Patoranking, Maleek Berry, Falz, and her husband Adekunle Gold.

Most of the production is handled by Oscar with other songs being handled by Vtek, Legendury Beatz, and Sess.

"When I was compiling this album, I knew I wanted to dedicate it to my daddy, Engr. Charles Oladele Ogunleye - who passed in 2014," Simi wrote on her Instagram. "I'm blessed to have come this far. I'm blessed that it was possible for me. I do not take this for granted."

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Watch Newlyweds Simi and Adekunle Gold Tie the Knot In the Music Video for 'Promise'

Cheers to love!

Newlyweds Simi and Adekunle Gold are putting their love on full display.

The couple got hitched earlier this month in a private ceremony, but wanted to give fans a glimpse into their love story with their new song and video "Promise."

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