Funding Received
$16 Million in 2 Rounds from 3 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$8 Million Series D on December 17, 2013
Headquarters:
London
Description:
iROKO Partners is an online Nigerian entertainment media distribution company offering online media products.
Founders:
Bastian Gotter, Jason Njoku
Categories:
Games
Website:
http://irokopartners.com

Company Details

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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.

Current Team (2)

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Past Team (1)

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Funding Rounds (2) - $8M

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Investors (3)

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Offices/Locations (2)

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  • Lagos Office

    68b Olorunlogbon Street

    Anthony Village

    Lagos,

    NGA

  • London Office

    Unit 108

    Clerkenwell Close

    London, EC1R 0AT

    GBR