THE DIKKO AFFAIR

By Richard ARABOME

BOILERROOM STUDIOS PTY LTD - as PROD

Thriller - Development 2014

Based on actual events, The Dikko Affair chronicles the period leading up to and the actual kidnapping attempt on Nigeria's former Transportation Minister, accused of looting over $2.8BN from the public treasury. Umaru Dikko takes flight to London after a military coup d 'etat in his native Nigeria.

    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • Thriller
    • Countries
    • SOUTH AFRICA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 110 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Richard ARABOME
    • Writer(s)
    • Richard ARABOME
    • Synopsis
    • The Nigerian military government wants him back, the British government will not give him up. The Mossad offers a reprieve and all fails when a British subject and Dikko's girlfriend alerts the authorities. An international government sanctioned kidnap is foiled.
    • Partners & financing
    • Full finance sought
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Apr 01, 2014
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