Ghana’s Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has bemoaned how telenovela is ruining the culture of the country.
The Speaker of Ghana’s 8th Parliament says the various telenovela on our screens keep corrupting the Ghanaian culture as those who watch these telenovela tend to life like what they watch.
Speaking at the book launch of Trip from the village to Parliament and Beyond, a book by former Deputy Speaker Ken Dzirasah the current speaker lamented about the ever growing influence of telenovelas on the Ghanaian culture.
According to Alban Bagbin, very soon husbands wouldn’t be able to recognize their wives because of the influence telenovela ie having on them.
“These become storylines that captivate us to the extent that we are not prepared to miss one episode…my concern here today is about the content and the lessons we pick from them. It is about the content and its impact on us. These days I have been talking to a lot of women to stop watching those telenovelas because they are corrupting them to the extent that their husbands may no longer know them,” – Right Hon. Alban Bagbin said|
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