Ninah’s Dowry (Cameroon: 2012)


Victor Viyuoh

Cast list

Ninah: Mbufung Seikeh
Memfi: Anurin Nwunembom
Fuh: Norbert Kecha
Mike: Kingsley Nkwah
Nick: Bodi Rolland Tamfu
Shein: Ndenge Diane Thelma Cheny
Tita: Ekwa Favour Ngoh
Pius: Phontem Michael
Village Wife: Benyela Dorothy Malike


Writing Credits: Victor Viyuoh (Screen Play)


Ninah is a runaway wife whose husband finds out she is pregnant and he comes to recover the dowry he paid or take home the woman he owns. By any means necessary. (Taken From


Nijla Mumin, ‘Ninah’s Dowry’: A Brutal, Moving Look at the Bride Price. Shadow and Act, on Cinema of the African Diaspora (blog)