NIGERIAN COPYRIGHT OWNERS LAUNCH NEW OFFENSIVE AGAINST PIRACY.
History was made on Saturday July 19, 2016 when key Copyright Owners organizations unleashed a new and unprecedented alliance against piracy in the world’s largest nation of black people and the second largest producer of audio visual content in the world.
Under the aegis of Nigerian Coalition Against Piracy NCAP ; Performing Musicians Employers Association of Nigeria PMAN represented by President Pretty Okafor , Association of Movie Producers AMP represented by President Ralph Nwadike , Association of Nollywood Core Producers ANCOP represented by Comrade Alex Eyengho, Yoruba Film Video Producers and Marketers Association of Nigeria represented by President Alh.Abdullahi Abdulrazak, Film Video Producers and Marketers Association of Nigeria FVPMAN represented by Chairman Emeka Aduah , they committed themselves to crush piracy in a new three pronged assault encompassing : Enforcement ,Enlightenment and Regulation..
This powerful initiative ,coordinated by the Madu C Chikwendu led African Creative Economy Advisory Group ACEAG will be formally launched with a World Press Conference that will unveil the members of the strategic seven committees that have been established. They are: National Task Force, Fund Raising Team, Media Group, Government Relations Committee, Foreign Relations Committee, Nigerian Audio Visual Experts Group NAPEG, Mobilization and Sensitization
“This should serve as a clarion call to Pirates to legitimize their business .It shall no longer be business as usual. It is also a wakeup call to all the stakeholders .No more sleeping on duty “said Madu C Chikwendu.