Legendary Nigerian comic, Ali Baba has written a observe to President Buhari urging him to create an enabling surroundings and enact insurance policies that may promote the arts sector.
‘Like we instructed these earlier than you, Mr President, we don’t need you to give us cash. Just provide the enabling surroundings, nd we might be the ones to give you cash’ he wrote.
He went on to say, ‘let the authorities make a deliberate try to promote the arts. Piracy legal guidelines. Construction for enforcement of these legal guidelines. Movie villages. Museums. Inventive fora. Cinemas.
Promotion of tradition and tourism just like you promote crude oil…. then we are going to present you the cash.
Sir, you see all these conferences you are having, now we have held them earlier than… plus a number of breakout periods. Solely to be forgotten. And remembered just at the daybreak of one other election.