Uche Maduagwu, a popular social media commentator and actor, has revealed how much he was paid by top actor Jim Iyke for their viral fight video.
Jim Iyke admitted in a recent interview with media personality Chude Jideonwo that his fight with Uche Maduagwu was a publicity stunt, as CorrectNG previously reported.
He stated that he had made an agreement with Uche to create a video with him to promote his film “Bad Comments.”
Uche confirmed the story, saying Jim Iyke paid him 3.6 million naira for the fight and an additional 1.2 million naira when it went viral.
Uche Maduagwu then boasted that he is not only Africa’s most talked-about movie star, but also its biggest brand influencer.
The divisive Nollywood actor went on to say that Jim Iyke is like a brother to him and that he saw potential in him.
”He paid me 3.6 Million Naira To promote Bad Comment movie. And added extra 1.2 Million after it Went viral. I am not just the Most talked about Movie star for Africa. I am the biggest Brand Influencer”
”Jim Iyke is like a big brother to me, he saw potentials in me, today bad comment #movie became the biggest cinema film in 2021 because he saw my brand Influencing power and worked with me, Mr Moses is a great #director too. I influence #brands to success because Na me be the most talked about movie star for Africa.”