Posts Tagged ‘Lai Mohammed’

Nigeria made $104 million from film and music in 2019 – Lai Mohammed

by Chuks Azotanion February 26, 2020
Minister of Information and Culture, Laim Mohammed has disclosed that Nigeria realized $104m from the creative industry in 2019.  Speaking during a working visit to the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation’s headquarters in Abuja on Tuesday February 25, the Minister described the film industry as the least untapped part of the economy.  Lai also averred that the creative industry is the fastest […]

No going back on social media regulation – Lai Mohammed

by Chuks Azotanion February 21, 2020
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has stated that the regime will be moving on with its plan to regulate social media.  Lai Mohammed who disclosed this weeks after he denied the existence of a bill for the regulation of social media in an interview with an international news platform, said they have […]

Security challenges not enough for Buhari to resign — Lai Mohammed

by Seun Adeuyion February 20, 2020
Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed says Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari will not resign because of the security challenges in the country. Speaking in Abuja, on Thursday, the minister said the president has the mandate of Nigerians to rule until 2023. He warned those calling for the resignation of the president and the service chiefs to […]

Nigerians blast Lai Mohammed over $500m loan to ‘upgrade’ NTA

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 11, 2020
Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has been criticised by Nigerians after he made public his intentions to secure a loan that would help upgrade the nation’s “broadcasting infrastructure” and also NTA to the likes of the American news network, CNN. The minister disclosed his intentions when he appeared before the Senate Committee […]

NTA will compete with CNN, if we get $500m loan- Lai Mohammed

by Chuks Azotanion February 10, 2020
Lai Mohammed, Nigeria’s Minister of Information, has said that the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) will compete with the likes of Cable News Network (CNN) if the $500 million loan his ministry is seeking for is approved. According to The Guardain, the Minister said this when he appeared before the senate committee on local and foreign loans to speak […]

Lai mohammed says Nigeria is safest country to live in the world, FFK reacts

by Seun Adeuyion February 3, 2020
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described Nigeria as the freest country to live in the world. The Minister stated this when he received the Finland Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr. Jyrki Pulkkimen and his team, who were on a courtesy visit in his office on Monday. He also said that the […]