NBC Regulations Doesn’t Allow BBNaija To Show Explicit Content – Ebuka Explains
Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, the presenter of the renowned reality television show Big Brother Naija, has disclosed that while a lot happens in the Big Brother Naija house, some sequences must be suppressed due to National Broadcasting Company laws.
During an interview with BeatFM, the TV host made this statement in response to fans’ concerns that BBNaija only presents what the organization wants them to see.
He went ahead to slam rumors of bad blood between him and Erica.
He said, “I like Erica; I really like Erica, which is also funny because people thought that I hated her. She gave us good content; she and Kiddwaya.
“First things first, we live in a country that has regulations. We all know about the NBC; there are certain things we can never show whether we like it or not. I always say that the show would be a different show if it was not a Nigerian show or if it was not in Nigeria because of the kind of things that we cannot show. Those things are not in our call; it is just legal issues.
“Secondly, this talk about what we showed about Kiddwaya and Erica; we actually did not show anything about them if anybody remembers. Nothing was shown about them. We did not show anything. In fact, it was even Ka3na and Praise that people saw under the sheets.
“A lot of these things happened under the sheets; so, we do not know what is happening. We are not going to send a ninja to remove the sheet so that we can get a good shot.
“People say we showed some things that made Erica and Kiddwaya look bad and I ask how? How did we make them look bad? Everything that has been revealed on the reunion show is actually on air. It just so happened that people decided to assume what they assumed.”