A new channel of entertainment and learning has been opened to children as popular children brand, Nnenna and Friends seeks to admit more children into its fold by establishing fan clubs in schools across the federation.
The children brand sprang up after Yinka played the role of Nnenna in one of the popular soaps of Wale Adenuga Production (WAP) , Super Story. Her character evolved into an entertainment brand with wide followership among children and teenagers.
The fan club which was launched recently has seen representatives of WAP moving from schools to schools and in a matter of time, they will
be in all schools across the foundation. Nnenna and Friends was founded in May 2009 to provide a dedicated commitment to child development through edutainment programmes. Nnenna and Friends in time
past have organised events on festive periods like Members of the club are entitled to such benefits like educative tours, vocational skills
acquisition, grooming and talent development, sponsorship to acquire foreign certification.
Speaking on the development, Wale Adenuga, MFR said, â€œ we have decided to take Nnenna and Friends to schools because, there are more talents out there that need to be honed and that is the sole aim of Nnenna and Friends, to hone talents and help the children have fun why also learning a lot.
In time past, Nnenna and Friends have held events during festive periods like Valentineâ€™s Day, Easter, Childrenâ€™s Day, Independence and End of year.
Olayinka Garfus Olukunga is presently the face of Nnenna, she is an actress who established her mark in the movie industry for her role in popular soap opera, Super story â€“ Nnenna. Olukunga is also a model, a singer and a lover of children; she is a role model to thousands of Nigerian children.