“It was quite a ride while it lasted” — NetNaija set to discontinue movies download service

NetNaija has sadly announced the end of their uploads of movies and series on their website for download, acknowledging their eventful run throughout the years.NetNaija is an online site for the latest movies, music, entertainment gossips, and breaking news amongst others. 

Reflecting on the incredible journey with sadness, NetNaija made a statement via their website, explaining fondly how it had started as a personal hobby before becoming a popular fan favourite.

It added that the decision to discontinue the service was one they always wanted to take but kept pushing back on. 

With special gratitude to their visitors, they said;

“To our legion of soldiers who represent us around social media and fight our battles, we thank you specially.

We hope we will continue to have you as we now focus on other sections of our services.”

Netizens have taken to the microblogging platform, X, to express their displeasure at NetNaija for discontinuing their movie download service. See below; 

@AlrightHenry said: Omo!!This is true. I’d miss you guys so much mehn. You really helped me when I couldn’t afford Netflix or those streaming sites..You’re a real one.. Nigerians go miss you pa


@teemotyy said: True Omo! I’ve been refreshing since yesterday nothing drop.. where we go see good quality movies now?

@SteveCypha said: This is so heartbreaking. How will we without Netflix survive now.

@_itarex said: Netflix did this. Wetin man do man? I can’t even breathe 😭😭😭😭