Lagos - A veteran thespian, Lari Williams, on Tuesday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate what became of the $200m grant the Goodluck Jonathan’s administration gave to the entertainment sector, Vanguard reports.
He said the stakeholders like himself in the industry would like to know how the funds were assessed, disbursed and what is left of it.
President Jonathan on November 7, 2010 during the 30th anniversary of Silverbird Organisation, gave a grant of 200 million dollars to the nation’s entertainment industry.
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He charged entertainment practitioners to use the loan to produce quality music and movies that would create more jobs for people and make the country proud.
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