FG Ask NBC To Shutdown BBNaija
The Federal government of Nigeria had through it’s Minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed on Thursday ask Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to completely shutdown the Broadcasting of the Big Brother Naija Reality Tv show over fears that it might escalate cases of the coronavirus.
This is coming after the Christian Association Of Nigeria (CAN) agitated for the total eradication of BBNaija, tagging it evil
According to news reports from reliable sources for example TheCable, the acting director-general of the NBC, Armstrong Idachaba, informed senior management members that he had been directed by the minister of information to suspend the Broadcasting of BBNaija show due to possible spread of COVID-19 amongst housemates.
But surprisingly, the managements of BBNaija informed TheCable that the NBC management was not well disposed to agitating for the suspension of BBN, with some of them saying there was no basis for it.
There are reports that MultiChoice Ltd, the producers of the reality, had explained to the NBS that it has secured the approval of the Lagos State Safety Commission (LSSC) having promised housemates and the organizing crew will strictly obey all the safety protocols against COVID-19
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