By G9ija

Vanguard had ealier reported that the Nigeria Oscars selection committee disqualified Kunle Afolayan’s newly released movie, ‘Anikulapo’ from the nomination list of the Academy Awards, better known as the Oscars, despite the global reception the movie has received since its release.

Reacting to the new development on his Twitter page, Afolayan confirmed the extension of the deadline and re-presentation opportunity.

He stated, “It’s just been confirmed that The academy “OSCARS” have given the Nigerian Oscars selection.