Ms Aliyu argued that the only major way the government could make the creative industry attractive to investors was to introduce waivers, grants and tax holidays.
The U.S. says it is committed to preserving Nigeria’s rich cultural heritage and diversity.
The minister said apart from the quality of the film, it was significant that “Blood Sisters’’ was the first series in Nigeria that would be shown on Netflix.
“We urge film stakeholders and Nigerians in general to disregard the press release by MOPPAN which has all characteristics of cheap blackmail…”
The musician said he was doing it “for the sake of my kids and the people that genuinely love me”.
Khafi spent 77 days on the “Lockdown” edition of the show, seeking fame and fortune before she was evicted.
The historic concert has made Burna Boy the first Nigerian artiste to perform at the famous Madison Square Garden.
Mr Mohammed reiterated Mr Buhari regime’s readiness to host the event at the National Theatre in Lagos, being renovated at a cost of $100 million.
The new work is already available on pre-order from Friday April 29.
Bruce Onobrakpeya, one of Nigeria’s foremost modern artists, painters and sculptors, has been awarded the ‘Grand Master of Etching’ for his foresight in modern art.