The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has suggested an alternative reality show for Nigerian Youths in replacement of the Big Brother Naija reality show.
During an interactive session with youths under the aegis of the National Youth Council of Nigeria in Ile-Ife, the Monarch noted that the BBNaija reality show has been misrepresenting the integrity of the Nigerian youths.
Ooni of Ife, who described the youth as the country’s untapped wealth and resources further stressed the need for participation of more youth in leadership.
Ooni Of Ife Suggests Alternative Reality Show
However, he lamented that the youth have misplaced their priorities as he also advised them to stop abusing political leaders but contribute your their quota instead.
Meanwhile, the monarch suggested “The Big Nigeria Reality Show” as an alternative reality show, which will showcase the country’s values, cultures and traditions.
According to him, the proposed show will be structured in a way that young professionals, talented individuals and others across several fields of endeavour will be showcased and helped to reach their peak.
On his part, the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare explained that the youth have major roles to play in the country’s development.
The Minister, who was represented by Mariam Abdullahi, a Director in the Ministry said the digital literacy and skills acquisition of the Ministry is geared towards the development of Nigerian youth.