Actress, Praiz Sam has requested Nollywood filmmakers to cease portraying Igbo males as ritualists.
She urged filmmakers to “glorify the hardworking a part of Igbo males.”
Reacting to feedback trailing Obi Cubana’s mom’s burial, she mentioned the Igbo are probably the most hardworking males in Nigeria.
The actress on Instagram wrote: “A Letter to MY NOLLYWOOD!!
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“Expensive Nollywood, A fast one, please can we glorify the hardworking a part of IGBO MEN, in our motion pictures fairly than rituals on a regular basis!!
“I imply, persons are starting to see it as a norm, and if you happen to actually wish to look into it yeah, IGBO MEN IN NIGERIA ARE THE MOST HARDWORKING MEN!
“Let me take you again to the feedback about (the #Oba celebration of life )The remark part was stuffed with plenty of Negativity, so an Igbo man can’t make clear cash once more?? I don’t perceive it.
“I’ve stayed within the midst of them ( all they discuss enterprise, 80percent, all the time very calculative) We (Nollywood) are MINISTERS TOO!! we preach via our motion pictures and subconsciously get into the minds of individuals!
“So, I urge writers to please showcase extra of “REAL, CLEAN, GROWTH STORIES “ not only for the IGBO MEN however particularly for them, as a result of we type of gave them this look via our motion pictures!!
“Simply saying the Bitter reality these males work very laborious and that a part of them deserves CLARITY.”