Nigerian actor Tobi Bakre took to social media to celebrate his remarkable achievements in Nollywood since leaving the BBNaija house, listing a total of seven recognitions received between 2022 and 2024. The accolades include Best Actor at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) 2023, Best Actor at the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2023, Best Actor at the Future Awards 2023, Special Recognition Awards at the African International Film Festival (AFRIFF) 2023, Sunnewsonline Prize for Acting 2023, acceptance into the Berlinale Talents 2024 set, and the Highest Grossing Actor 2022.
Sharing captivating pictures of his awards, Bakre expressed his gratitude and revealed his aspiration to someday attain the prestigious Golden Globe and Oscars International Awards. He stated, “The best is yet to come. That I strongly believe! Golden Globe and Oscars someday! Amen?!!! Amen.”
While fans eagerly anticipate Bakre’s upcoming projects for 2024, praises for his role in “Slum King” continue to pour in. His portrayal of Edafe ‘Majemijesu’ Umukoro in the African Magic crime series, depicting the heartbreaking story of an 11-year-old boy who witnesses the massacre of his family by armed robbers, has earned him acclaim. The series concluded its 10-week run after debuting in October 2023.
As Tobi Bakre continues to make waves in the Nigerian film industry, his sights are set on even greater international recognition, aiming for the pinnacle of awards with the Golden Globe and Oscars.