Apaye (English: A Mother’s Love) is a 2014 Nigerian biographical drama film directed by Desmond Elliot, starring Clarion Chukwura, Kanayo O. Kanayo, Belinda Effah, and Mbong Amata. It premièred at the Silverbird Cinemas, Victoria Island, Lagos on 7, March 2014. The comic role Yepayeye, tells the story of the life and struggles of Elder Irene Yepayeye Uriah-Dieah, who was a relative of Goodluck Jonathan in real life.
It tells a story about how Yepayeye (Clarion Chukwurah) struggles to overcome the many challenges of a single mother of 6 and eventually triumphed in ensuring the uprightness and education of her kids.
Apaye – Directed by Desmond Elliot. Featuring – Clarion Chukwurah, Kanayo O.Kanayo, Belinda Effah, Mbong Amata, Millicent Jack. Apaye – Released 2014.