No Good Turn is a short film on Boko Haram written and directed by Udoka Oyeka. The film seeks to create awareness while depicting the humanitarian and terrorism crisis that residents face in Northern Nigeria due to the Boko Haram insurgency. It stars Udoka Oyeka, Norbert Young, Sani Muazu and Waje.
Produced by Bolanle Austen-Peters, No Good Turn tells the story of the immediate aftermath of a Boko Haram terrorist attack and is set in an overcrowded emergency room of the town’s deteriorating hospital. The doctor, Dr. Gbenga, on duty has his hands full especially when one of the suspected terrorists is brought into the hospital. He must fight to keep everyone’s values in check, including his own.
The film was selected and screened at the 2016 European Independent Film Festival, 2016 Cannes Film Festival-Short Film Corner and the Durban International Film Festival. It is showing at the 2017 Pan African Film Festival in the United States.