Coronavirus: MOPPAN orders lockdown of Kannywood activities

Some Kannywood actors

The Kannywood industry regulatory body, Motion Picture Practitioners’ Association of Nigeria, MOPPAN, has ordered the suspension of all film making  activities.

This was contained in a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary of the association, Al’amin Ciroma,

In the statement the National President, Dr. Ahmad Muhammad Sarari said the step is a preventive measure aimed, “at curbing the spread of the dreaded coronavirus.”

SEE ALSO: AMVCA7: Ali Nuhu, other Kannywood stars to be tested for coronavirus

“The president has directed all Kannywood guilds and association to comply with directive and lockdown all production sets where Kannywood members are involved across its sphere.”

Confirming the the authenticity of the letter to our reporter, the National President, Dr. Sarari said, “Yes, the letter is from us. We ordered the suspension.”

Coronavirus: MOPPAN orders lock down of Kannywood activities

Download Daily Trust News App

Get it on Google Play
Share this article

Join us on

Join our whatsapp group here for Breaking News, Exclusives , others

Complain about a story or Report an error and/or correction: +2348189301900 (Whatsapp and SMS only) Email:

DISCLAIMER: Comments on this thread are that of the maker and they do not necessarily reflect the organizations stand or views on issues.