The movie, Maami was recently released in DVD after been screened in many cinemas within and outside the country.
In a statement released by Kelani's Mainframe Production last Thursday, he said he was alerted by fans to the activities of pirates who recreated the imprints and the jackets of the film, dubbed on cheap DVD for sales. The original copy of Maami, marketed by Ajimson Integrated Services Limited, as mastered on DVD, is contained in a jewel box and limited.
"In the last 10 years, I have tried everything to survive the attacks. I have relied on donors and well-wishers to continue to make films but each time I loose all the investments, therefore I cannot continue to live the rest of my life in this dangerous place called Nigeria", he said.