Between January 12, 2024, and January 18, 2024, the box office success of the record-breaking film A Tribe Called Judah dropped by 55%, according to the Cinemas Exhibitors Association of Nigeria (CEAN). According to the figures, the comedy-drama made ₦84.6 million, a significantly smaller amount than it did even the previous week.
The Funke Akindele-produced film, with a total of ₦1,320,874,174, has remained at the top of the ranking despite this shift, making it the most-watched Nigerian cinematic film for a fifth consecutive time.
Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom follows, having likewise seen a 48% decline this week. With a seven-day gross of ₦37.9 million, the Hollywood film is almost at ₦500 million, for a total of ₦479,984,118.
With a seven-day gross of ₦24.5 million, Toyin Abraham’s film Malaika, which leaked into the pirate market, managed to hold the third position on the charts this week. After four weeks in Nigerian theaters, the family drama has brought in a total of ₦272,353,324 so far.
Ada Omo Daddy by Mercy Aigbe, which has a total gross of ₦200,834,172 and a seven-day gross of ₦14.7 million, comes in fourth place.
As the battle against unauthorized dubbing of motion picture content rages on, A Tribe Called Judah and Malaika continue to receive international distribution.