Nigerian Govt To Use Tekno As Scapegoat Over Nudity Video

"No single person is bigger than Nigeria; whether he likes it or not, we are going to use him as scapegoat to send a strong signal that this government does not tolerate nonsense and immorality." The government was reacting to the controversial music video by a popular musician with scenes of semi-nude women dancing in a moving van. The National Council for Arts and Culture expressed disappointment that despite ongoing investigations into the anomaly, Tekno went ahead to release the offensive video.

Tekno in his Agege video.



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