As the movie Industry and actors look forward to more healthcare solutions, a company wants to provide health insurance packages to a good number of players in the industry.
Nevada Bridge Productions through its endorsee- Gideon Okeke will go into partnership with a leading Health Insurance Provider of his choice, to provide health insurance covering for over 100 Creative Professionals, post COVID 19. This much was made known at an event in Lagos held recently.
Also Nevada Bridge Tv, a division of Nevada Bridge Productions, a leading movie streaming app in Nigeria with over 200 movies accessible to its subscribers announced its ambassadors – Gideon Okeke, Alexx Ekubo and Ego Nwosu; as well as talent management of Gideon Okeke and Ego Nwosu. Through the partnership, the company endorses these African Talents and assumes the responsibility of supporting their creative initiatives and endeavors. A part of the benefits to the endorsement includes full health insurance policy covering for the period of three years.
According to the CEO of the company, Neville Sajere, he said: “Providing HMO for managed talents or ambassadors is not common in our ecosystem, and we wish to address that. It’s indeed sad that we lose our talented entertainers because they are not able to access or afford healthcare and resort to soliciting for funds from the general public when their health must have deteriorated.
“This initiative will eventually improve the access to healthcare in the performing arts industry thereby reducing the number of actors that solicit for funds for ailments. Post COVID, actors will be expected to return to work, but it is pertinent that they are supported with access to healthcare,” he added.
To express his profound delight, Gideon Okeke had this to say “This goodwill initiative is effective on the 23rd of JULY this year, it also coincides with my birthday, and I hope to make it an annual event, on this second act of my career
Nevada Bridge Tv provides premium content for its subscribers in the most affordable and comfortable fashion. The company is a part of the tech community enhancing entertainment with technology.