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Ebuka Obi-Uchendu Kemen was disqualified from BBNaija after 7 hours of deliberation - TV Personality

The show host claims AY Makun had no intention of hurting Kemen and Tboss, the subjects of his rated insensitive jokes.

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The host of the 2017 Big Brother Naija reality television show, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu has revealed the circumstances that prompted the disqualification of Kemen from the just concluded programme.

In an interview with The Beat FM's Tolu 'Toolz' Oniru, the TV personality stated that it took close to seven hours to make a decision regarding the sacking of the former housemate from the show.

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Ebuka Obi-Uchendu in Vodi

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"It took up to 7hrs of discussion, deliberations before reaching a decision on Kemen's disqualification," he said.

Obi-Uchendu also gave a frank view about the recent controversy concerning an insensitive joke made by comedian, AY Makun about Tboss and Kemen.

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According to him, the stand-up comic who received widespread criticism for his joke concerning the pair had no intention to hurting them.

"I don't think AY talked about Kemen and Tboss's subject matter from a mean place, but we need to let it go," he added.

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Bovi on the red carpet of Seyi Law's Fast & Funny comedy show.

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The insensitive joke issue also prompted a comment from Bovi who thinks comedians should ensure that they don't hit below the belt in their bid to entertain.  

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