iROKO Partners is the world’s largest distributor of Nigerian entertainment. Since December 2010, the company has built a global audience of over four million unique users from 178 different countries across its movie and music platforms. The company delivers, on average, 207,000,000 minutes of content every month across all of the iROKO Partners platforms.
Between iROKOtv, an on-demand film streaming service for FREE Nollywood movies, and iROKING, our music streaming service, iROKO Partners has the largest legally assembled library of African content in the world. iROKO Partners works with Nigerian movie and music producers & artists to bring content into the digital arena, showcasing the very best of the Nigeria’s incredible creative content to the African Diaspora on beautifully designed, easy-to-use websites and mobile apps.
In April 2012, the company closed on two funding rounds that totalled $8 million, led by US-based Hedge Fund Tiger Global. The additional investment was used to build the company’s movie library, build a business development team and set up new offices. The company now has a staff count of 110, across three locations – Lagos, London and New York.
iRoko Partners says through its movie and music platforms, it operates the biggest Nigerian entertainment websites ever conceived and created.