The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed had said during a meeting that the Federal Government will look in to ways they can help the local nearby channel and stop the trend whereby contents meant for the Nigerian public is delivered abroad and brought into the nation for utilization.
Countless Nigerian artistes have shared their opinion concerning the move. Five Star Music artiste, KCee sees it as a move that will cut short the progress of the business. hee gave an instance of how difficult it will be to bring a foreign artiste down to Lagos to shoot a video to a song they did together.
Presently, the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is away in London concerning medical issues. Nigerians have grumbled about the long absence of the President whose nature of sickness is not known to them.
The proposed move by the FG is seen by many musicians including Peter of Psquare as an hypocritical one since most government officials prefer overseas when they want to educate their children or get medical attention.
All Progressive Congress (APC), has suggested that Peter of Psquare should be arrested for statements he made in reaction to the move by FG to ban foreign produced contents.
The artist additionally remarked on the issue saying if Peter of Psquare is arrested, then Nigerian Musicians will look for the President who is away in London and tell him about the issue.