NBC ban Shakiti Bobo, Fans mi, 16 other songs: The Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation on Wednesday banned some songs like songs Wizkid‘s In My Bed, Fans Mi by Davido (featuring American rapper Meek Mill), Olamide‘s Shakiti Bobo and Iyanya‘s collaboration with Don Jazzy, Gift.
Others songs which are banned are 7iTony Montana by Naeto C featuring D’banj, Oyari (Dr Sid and Tiwa Savage), Gbese (Lil Kesh), Ibadi (May D), Tesojue (Reminisce), Yayo (Phyno), Lomo (Jhybo) and Pre‘s The Girl.
NBC also banned 3 foreign songs: Nicki Minaj‘s Anaconda, Post to be by Omarion featuring Chris Brown and Jhene Aiko and Ace Hood’s collaboration with Rick Ross titled Bugatti.
The Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation NBC is the government parastatal responsible for regulating the broadcast industry placed the NTBB label on the above 18 popular songs in Nigeria.
As established on August 24, 1992, the NBC derives its powers from Act 38 of 1992 and Act 55 of 1999 as amended. According to information gathered
we all know that from the above list of the songs banned by NBC that most of them are already big hits, and will continue to get played in night clubs in Nigeria even with the ban on them, and on websites across the world. They will also remain on cable platforms like Hip TV, MTV Base and Sound city.
Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation NBC memos to the station heads say the labeling reflects how the commission’s officers categorise the music. Free-to-air channels are not allowed to broadcast music containing vulgar lyrics, obscene scenes and. violence One particular instance, according to insiders, is Davido’s Fans Mi which the NBC believes is promoting ostentatious lifestyle, drug trafficking and indecent exposure. The Nigerian Drug law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) had also expressed concerns about the video.
according to vanguardngr
Now how do we think Nigeria will react to this NBC ban Shakiti Bobo, Fans mi, 16 other hit songs?