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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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SERAP seeks spending details of $25Bn CBN overdrafts from 1999

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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NBC, NTC examinations begin Sept 21, says NABTEB

By Joseph Erunke – Abuja The National Business and Technical Examinations Board, NABTEB, has fixed the conduct of its NBC/NTC examinations between September 21 and October 15. The board, in a statement, Sunday, by its Registrar and Chief Executive Officer, Prof. Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, said the National Common Entrance Examination, NCEE, for JSS 3 Students’ admission
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Politicians disregard for COVID-19 protocols worrisome ― NBC

The Acting Director-General of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Prof Armstrong Idachaba has expressed concern over politicians disregard for COVID-19 protocols ahead of the Ondo governorship election. Speaking at a stakeholder’s meeting on Political broadcasts in Akure, ldachabaa said many politicians are not observing the laid down precautions because of politics. He charged journalists to “use
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