Claire Edun in her acting role
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Speaking Pidgin English lands actress top Nigeria film role

A British actress has landed her first role in a romantic comedy made by one of the best-known film directors in Nigeria.

Claire Edun fits seamlessly into the film because she speaks fluent Nigerian pidgin English.

The BBC's Martin Patience has been to meet her.

  • 10 May 2016
  • From the section Africa
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