Laide Bakare is a Nigerian actress. Her film Jejere won the 2012 Best of Nollywood Awards in the Best Constume Design category.[1][2][3][dubiousdiscuss]

She was nominated for Most Outstanding Actress Indigenous Category at the 4th Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2008 for her role in the film Iranse Aje (2008).[4][5]



Her first movie Jejere was premiered in the UK.[6]

In 2024, Bakare released her first book, Becoming Laide Bakare: Make Millions in 6 Months.[7]


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  3. ^ Olufunmi, Dapo (2012-09-11). "Mercy Aigbe, Nonso Diobi to host Best Of Nollywood awards". Daily Post Nigeria. Retrieved 2022-12-17.
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  5. ^ "4TH AMAA AWARD WINNERS AND NOMINEES". African Movie Academy. Archived from the original on 14 February 2014. Retrieved 26 February 2014.
  6. ^ vanguard (2012-08-03). "9ice, Laide Bakare in UK for movie premiere". Vanguard News. Retrieved 2022-12-12.
  7. ^ Azeezat (4 March 2024). "Congratulations pour in as actress Laide Bakare launches book titled 'Becoming Laide Bakare'". IntelRegion. Retrieved 10 April 2024.