Nigeria's national theatre faces closure

The Nigerian government is planning to turn the country's national theatre into a hotel and shopping mall.

    The Nigerian government is planning to turn the country's national theatre into a hotel and shopping mall.

    The proposals have upset actors, threatre groups and artists but the government says the plans will generate money and create employment.

    Al Jazeera's Yvonne Ndege reports from Nigerian capital of Lagos.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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