Wives on Strike
|Wives on Strike|
|Directed by||Omoni Oboli|
|Produced by||Omoni Oboli|
A satire about a group of market women who denied their husbands of sex in a bid to stir them into standing up for a young girl who was compelled by her father to marry a man against her will. The film was shot in the heat of the #ChildNotBride conversation.
Irede Abumere for Pulse praised the story and the use the amusing approach adopted in the screenplay for addressing stern issues. Tush Magazine rated it 4/5, and applauded the imminent message and social issues raised in the film.
Upon release, the film was reported to have broken several records at the Nigerian box office.
- Abumere, Irede (April 5, 2016). ""Wives On Strike" - an infectious comedy addressing a bigger issue". Pulse. Retrieved 2018-10-27.
- "Movie Review: Wives On Strike". Tush Magazine. Retrieved 2018-10-27.
- "Wives on Strike makes N60 million at box-office". Vanguard. May 8, 2016. Retrieved 2018-10-27.