ABUJAâ€”FEDERAL Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, isÂ collaborating with a talent hunt reality show, Catwalkhollywood to help marry Nigerian cultures into foreign ones.
FCTA Secretary, Mrs Habiba Sani Kalgo said at a briefing in Abuja that â€œthe project has been given a ministerial blessing as it will help us fuse foreign culture into our local culture.
She added: â€œThe project will also showcase HIV/AIDS victims as participants in the reality show because we intend to give victims a sense of belonging as they can live a normal life like us.â€
On the perception of the north on issues bordering on catwalk, the administrator simply said,â€that was the north of old, if not you will not see me addressing you today.â€
Also, Chairman of the Nigerian Chamber of Commerce-USA, Christian Iheanacho said â€œthe essence of the show is to help promote the Nigerian culture and prints abroad at the same time creating employment opportunities for Nigerian youths.â€