Ghana National Film Authority has finally issued an official statement that suggests that starting from May 2021, television stations in Ghana should stop showing telenovelas.
Per the statement signed by Socrate Safo, the contents of movies [including Telenovelas] will be classified and scrutinized before they will be broadcasted live for public television.
What this mean is all television reality shows which does not fall under this criteria will be rejected.
In other words, any television stations which projects other country’s [Telenovelas] culture instead of Ghana won’t be allowed to operate in the nation.
This step according to our reliable source is taken to aid the revival of the Kumawood movie industry which has collapsed for years.
Below are the released statements;