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NBC begins survey of Imo/Rivers boundary

By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri The National Boundary Commission, NBC, has commenced fieldwork on the border communities of Imo and Rivers state. The NBC, led by the Director General,  Surveyor Adamu Adaji, yesterday spoke while flagging off the joint field team for Imo and Rivers at Ohaji/Egbema local government area of Imo state. He said that
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NBC’s punitive fines

JUST a couple of months ago, the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, put itself on the firing line when it scandalously fined a radio station, Nigeria Info FM, N5 million over an interview with a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia. The Commission claimed the station violated sections of
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Adesina, Elumelu, Awosika congratulate News Central TV on official launch

UPDATED: NBC accuses sanctioned media outlets of irresponsibility

…Says unauthenticated, misleading social media footages were freely used …insists on fine …NIPR appeals for review of sanctions By Michael Eboh The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, yesterday, insisted that the three broadcast stations recently sanctioned acted irresponsibly in their coverage of the ENDSARS protests and said is not going back on the sanctions. Director General
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Channels, AIT, Arise Tv acted irresponsibly in covering #ENDSARS protests – NBC

…insists on fine …NIPR appeals for review of sanctions By Michael Eboh The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, Monday insisted that the three broadcast stations recently sanctioned acted irresponsibly in their coverage of the ENDSARS protests and is not going back on the sanctions. Director General of the NBC, Professor Armstrong Idachaba, who stated this when
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#EndSARS coverage: CSOs react to N3m sanction of AIT, ARISE, Channels by NBC

Fine: Don’t muzzle free press, NEBPRIL warns NBC

By Dirisu Yakubu A group, the Network for Best Practice and Integrity in Leadership, NEBPRIL has cautioned the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC not to inflame passions by seeking to truncate the free flow of information to Nigerians. This is coming against the background of the N9 m fine imposed on the trio of Arise TV,
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Adesina, Elumelu, Awosika congratulate News Central TV on official launch

#EndSARS: PDP flays NBC clampdown on AIT, channels, Arise

By Dirisu Yakubu The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned the clampdown on major broadcast stations including AIT, Channels and the ARISE TV  by the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC over their coverage of the EndSARS protest in various parts of the country. In a statement issued Monday night by Kola Ologbondiyan, the PDP spokesman, the
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Kagara: SERAP calls for probe, recovery of missing billions from UBEC, SUBEB

SERAP asks NBC to withdraw ‘illegal fines on Channels TV, AIT, Arise TV or face legal action’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has “condemned the unconstitutional and illegal fines of N9m reportedly imposed by the National Broadcasting Commission [NBC] on Channels TV, AIT and Arise TV [N3m each] purportedly over their coverage of the #EndSARS protests.” The acting Director-General of the NBC, Prof. Armstrong Idachaba, announced at a press conference in
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