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General Information

Websiteirokopartners.com
Twitter@irokotv
CategoryGames/Entertainment
Phone02031792807
Emailinfo@irokopartner...
Employees80
Founded9/2010
DescriptionOnline Media Distribution

Offices

London Office
Unit 108
Clerkenwell Close
London, EC1R 0AT, GBR
Lagos Office
68b Olorunlogbon Street
Anthony Village
Lagos, NGA

People

CEO & Co-Founder
Board Member
COO & Co-Founder

Funding

TOTAL $16M
FUNDING TOTAL $16M
Series B, 4/2012
$8M
Series D, 12/2013
Tiger Global Management
Kinnevik
Rise Capital
$8M

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iROKO Partners

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.

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Sources

  1. Forbes - Tiger Global (forbes.com) [edit]
  2. The Scramble For Africa Continues — iROKOtv Closes $8M To Be The Netflix Of Africa (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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