National Sportslink gathered that the comic actress revealed during a chat with Pulse that the game is meant to teach people how to spell. The actress also revealed that the creation of the game comes with full support from her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello, also known as JJC.
She said, “I (Jenifa) am out with a game now. We are launching the ‘Jenifa Spells’ which teaches people how to spell. It is an educational game that was developed by our team.”
The 42-year-old wife and mother of two also attributed the creation of the game to the immense support and advice she has gotten from her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz.
Funke Akindele released Jenifa, a comic drama in 2008 but went ahead to rebrand it after it won her numerous rewards. It is now known as ‘Jenifa’s Dairy’ and done in series.
After the huge acceptance of the film, which saw Akindele-Bello winning the Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, the leading actress made a sequel to the film, ‘Return of Jenifa’ in 2011.
Akindele-Bello went on to work with her team and major brands to make the fictional character a regular feature on TV. In 2015, Akindele-Bello launched hit TV series, ‘Jenifa’s Diary’, which documents the life and activities of Jenifa. The series is currently in its 17th season.