Join NairaWay / Login / Trending / Recent / New
Stats: 227 members, 2,753 topics. Date: May 21, 2018, 2:29 am
NAIRAWAY Forum / TV/Movies / Lai Mohammed denies saying govt will ban foreign production of movies, films (1 Post | 185 Views)
TRAGEDY! Late Yoruba Actor Alasari’s Wife, Adeola, Crushed To Death / Nollywood Actress Who Open Bre*ts for A Movie, Returns with Naughty Photos / TSTV Delay In Take Off Worries Nigerians... see channel list /
Lai Mohammed denies saying govt will ban foreign production of movies, films by nairaway(m) : 12:44 pm On Jul 22, 2017
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has corrected the misconception that he said the Federal Government would ban the production of Nigerian movies and music abroad.
Several media organisations had reported the Minister as saying this last weekend when he visited the headquarters of the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) in Lagos.
Speaking yesterday at a news briefing at the end of the two day Creative Industry Financing conference with the theme “Financing the Film, Television and Music Industries,” held at Eko Hotels, the minister clarified what he said about the amendment to the NBC Code to discourage production of Nigerian movies and music abroad.
He said, “At that meeting, I said that I will work to amend the NBC code to ensure that if a product is designated a Nigerian product; it must be produced in Nigeria. I didn’t say that henceforth, all music and films will be produced in Nigeria.
“All I said was that if a programme is designated as a Nigerian content programme, we will amend the code to ensure that it is produced in Nigeria. I didn’t say I’ll ban the production of Nigerian movies and videos overseas,” he reiterated.
He added that, “If the law says that a programme shall have 60 per cent Nigerian content, the producer could not go ahead to shoot such outside the country for Nigerian viewers.”
HOW TO EARN $1 EVERY 2 MINUTES OR $55 DAILY ONLINE
CLICK HERE TO GET FREE TUTORIALS ON MAKING FREE CALLS, WATCHING DSTV FREE ETC
HOW TO MAKE N100,000 T0 N500,000 MONTHLY
LEARN HOW TO MAKE N250,000 MONTHLY ONLINE IN NIGERIA
How to Make Huge money From Expired Domain name click http://cashnaira.com
CLICK HERE TO DRIVE UP TO 20,000 REAL NIGERIAN TRAFFIC DAILY TO YOUR SITE
A NEW INTERNET COMMUNITY IS LAUNCHED! CHECK IN AND ENJOY FREE LESSONS
FREE GUIDE! BROWSE FREE, MAKE FREE CALLS, MAKE MONEY ONLINE ETC
CLICK HERE TO EARN $45 – $100 DAILY ONLINE WITH YOUR FACEBOOK ACCOUNT
Viewing this topic: 1 guest viewing this topic
|NAIRAWAY - Copyright © 2016 Oluwasegun Adebayo. All rights reserved. Follow NairaWay on Facebook|
Disclaimer: Every NAIRAWAY member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on NAIRAWAY.