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Kano digital switchover takes off June with 30 TV stations ― NBC

Kano digital switchover takes off June with 30 TV stations ― NBC

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says the Kano digital switchover will commence in June, with 30 television stations in the state. The Acting Director General of the NBC, Prof. Armstrong Indachaba stated this while briefing newsmen on the sideline of a one day Digital Switchover (DSO) sensitisation, on Tuesday in Kano. Indachaba said the DSO […]

Guild of Editors rejects NBC fines on media houses

Guild of Editors rejects NBC fines on media houses

By Nnamdi Ojiego The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has rejected the N5m fine imposed on Channels Television and Inspiration FM by the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, for alleged infractions. These fines, according to the Guild, are punitive, arbitrary and against press freedom. “The NBC is punishing Channels TV for interviewing the spokesman for the […]

IPOB: At last, NBC slams N5m fine on Channels TV, Inspiration FM

IPOB: At last, NBC slams N5m fine on Channels TV, Inspiration FM

By Emmanuel Elebeke Despite widespread  criticism that trailed its earlier reprimand of  Channels TV for  granting leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has finally asked Channels Television to pay a fine of N5 million for breaching the broadcast code. Also fined N5million alongside Channels Television is  Inspiration FM […]

IPOB: At last, NBC slams N5m fine on Channels TV, Inspiration FM

IPOB: At last, NBC slams N5m fine on Channels TV, Inspiration FM

Despite widespread criticism that trailed its earlier reprimand of Channels TV for granting leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has finally asked Channels Television to pay a fine of N5 million for breaching the broadcast code.

Breaking: SERAP sues FG, wants ECOWAS court to declare NBC broadcasting code illegal

Breaking: SERAP sues FG, wants ECOWAS court to declare NBC broadcasting code illegal

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and twenty-four concerned Nigerians have sued the government of President Muhammadu Buhari and National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) at the ECOWAS Community Court of Justice in Abuja over “the arbitrary use of the NBC Act and broadcasting code to target, harass, sanction, and fine independent television and radio stations in […]