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Lagos Govt to begin construction of $100m African Film City in October

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Thursday disclosed that the groundbreaking of the proposed $100m African Film City project in Epe would be done before the end of October.


The News Agency of Nigeria reported that the Lagos State governor made this disclosure during a news conference on the forthcoming 12th African International Film Festival (AFRIFF),  at the Government House, Marina, Lagos.


Recall that in October 2022, the Lagos State government announced that it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Del-York Group for the construction of the African Film City project in Epe.
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