Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has trademarked her name.

"“OMOTOLA” is now Trademarked," she tweeted.

What does this mean?

Trademarking 'OMOTOLA' means the name in that form (all caps) is only available to her for commercial and branding purposes.

Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde [Instagram/RealOmoSexy]
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde [Instagram/RealOmoSexy]

Ekeinde is a Nigerian actress, singer, philanthropist and former model.

Since her Nollywood film debut in 1995, Omotola has appeared in over 300 films, selling millions of video copies.