By Rashidat Akashat
African singer Yemi Alade and popular film maker, Fidelis Duker have joined the group of Nigerian entertainers who are displeased with Federal Government probing the current Big Brother Naija BBN setting.
The Johnny artiste who sang at the launch of the show reacted through her twitter that the federal government shouldn’t probe the reality show but they should look into more critical issues like telling the world why the country’s Air-force bombed the IDP camp,
“For the needy shall not alway be forgotten: (IDP CAMP )the expectation of the poor shall not perish for ever.(wethepeople) Psalms 9:18 KJV” she added.
BBN Dispute: What Is FG Business With BBN
Meanwhile Fidelis Duker has asked what concerns the government in the business and decision of BBN production,
“What is your business where BBN is produced? It’s simply a strategic business decision.” He said,
“Don’t Nigerian filmmakers shoot their movies in other countries? When Cadbury and the likes left Nigeria for neighbouring Ghana. Why didn’t you force them back? Fix your Infrastructure and everything will fall in place,” Fidelis Duker wrote on his.” He added.
In view of the hays regarding the BBN being shot in South Africa, the Federal Government directed the National Broadcasting Commission NBC, to determine whether MultiChoice has breached a section of the code by shooting the show in South Africa, especially when Nigerian viewers expected the show to be shot in the country.