Big Brother Naija star, Tobi Bakre and Nollywood actress, Dakore Egbuson gave fans a wonderful time on Saturday, 20th July at the Lagos premiere of ‘The Lion King’ movie. The well-liked celebrities were recruited by malt brand, Amstel Malta to give guests an opportunity to live their best lives at the premiere of one of 2019’s most anticipated movie releases.
Amstel Malta brought the jungle festival to life and with hundreds of fans in attendance, as well as Dakore Egbuson, Tobi Bakre, Enyinna Nwigwe, Timini Egbuson and Linda Ejiofor. The initiative is part of the brand’s efforts to nourish cinema goers and movie lovers, through sponsorships of movie premieres in different parts of the country.
Speaking on her experience at the event, Dakore, an AMVCA award winner for Best Actress in a comedy and TV series said, “The Lion King movie premiere gave me an opportunity to enjoy a wonderful experience with my fellow jungle lovers and I’m sure everyone had a good time. ”
“The Amstel Malta Jungle Festival was more than a movie premiere, it presented an opportunity for people to sit back and relax from all the Lagos hustle,” Tobi Bakre added.
The sponsorship of the Lion King movie premiere adds to Amstel Malta’s long list of exciting brand initiatives in 2019. Earlier in the year, the brand showed support for Super Falcons by launching a campaign to support them on their journey to France for the World Cup. The brand has also sponsored other movie premieres in Lagos like the ‘Bling Lagosians’ and the soon to be released ‘Tinsel’ episode on the 27th of July.
Speaking about his experience at the movie premiere, a fan said, “I got way more than I expected at this movie premiere. When I left my house I thought I was just coming to see the ‘Lion King’ movie but Amstel Malta really outdid themselves. I had the time of my life.”