The Play ‘Our Son The Minister’


Beeta Universal Arts Foundation presents its second showing of the stage play “Our Son the Minister” written by Paul Ugbede, directed by Kenneth Uphopho and produced by the award-winning actress and super talented thespianBikiya Graham-Douglas .

This is the winning play of the Beeta Playwright Competition. BUAF kept its promise by publishing and producing this play and are happy to share it with the general public. 

About the Play

This Play is a political satire. It is inauguration day and Doctor Makoji prepares to be sworn in, while family and friends make their plans on how to share the national cake. Alarmed by their plans, an austere Makoji decides to turn down the ministerial appointment. They conclude he has gone mad and are in desperate race to find solutions to cure him. 

This play is hilarious yet thought provoking. It stars talented actors to include; Patrick Diabuah, Inna Erizia, Chris Iheuwa, Soibifaa Dokubo, Bola Stephen, Biodun Kassim, Bunmi Sogade, Omololu Sodiya and Oladapo Gbadamosi, Deola Gimba.

The play is family friendly and a perfect watch with election.

This show is sponsored by MTN, Union Bank, Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), Union Bank, DSTV, supported by Terra Kulture,  Chairborne Limited, Oyewole&Olajide LLP, Paperworth Books Limited,  Amstel Malta, Africa Magic and Silverbird, Classic FM, BeatFM, Kimberly Ryan, YNaija, Olorisupergal, Ono and refreshed by Amstel Malta.