Children entertainment is one part of the Nigerian buzzing entertainment sector struggling to exist. There are very little to very few available local kids entertainment. Many kids are left with Disney, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network or none.
To change this, Adamu Waziri a young Nigerian Content Creator birthed Bino and Fino, a cartoon series focused on the everyday life of two Nigerian living with their grandparents in a local Nigerian Community. The Cartoon highlights everyday life and times in the life of every other Nigerian Child. Being rich in culture and laced in humorous storytelling, Bino and Fino aim promotes Nigerian and African culture while keeping viewers entertained. The show currently runs on multiple language options; English, Igbo, Hausa, Yourba, Swahili and French. This covers Anglophone, franchophone and indigenous Africa. In an era when many African Languages are threatened, this show not only entertains but preserves African Culture.
Speaking on their website, the creator of the show, Adamu Waziri, revealed the secret behind creating Bino and fino
Beyond interacting with the African Child, Waziri hopes to rewrite the African Narrative of Poverty, Suffering, Sickness and War with Bino and Fino, who were normal kids experiencing everything kids their age experience in other continents.
Speaking on this he said:
This is the future to rewiring the damaging narrative projected towards Africa. Slowly but steady, Bino and Fino are influencing the African Child one funny episode at a time.
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