|Description||Online Media Distribution|
|Series B, 4/2012 ||$8M|
|Series D, 12/2013 |
Tiger Global Management
iROKO Partners is an online Nigerian entertainment media distribution company which offers a range of high profile online media products including its ever growing movie streaming website named iROKOtv focused on Nigerian film (Nollywood) productions, and iROKING, an African music streaming platform. Other web brands are iROKtv, NollywoodLove and YorubaLove which all operate on the YouTube video platform.
The company is the largest global licensor and leading distributor of Nollywood movies (both English and Yoruba) online. The launch of Nollywoodlove and Yorubalove dominated the Youtube platform throughout 2011. iROKOtv and iROKING currently run an advertsing reveune generated business model but have plans to introduce a subscribtion payment model in the near future. In addition, iROKING recently launched a music application on iPad, iPhone and iOS mobile devices.