NBC BOSS’ ARRAIGNMENT SHIFTED TILL MAY 2

The Federal High Court, Abuja on Wednesday, fixed May 2, for arraignment of Mallam Moddibo Kawu, Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission, (ICPC). The court had at the last adjourned date, fixed April 17 for arraignment but the absence of Mr Dipo Onifade, the second defendant in the matter made it impossible for the ICPC to proceed with the arraignment of the others. Kawu, alongside the Chairman of Pinnacle Communications Limited, Mr Lucky Omoluwa, and Onifade, the Chief Operating…

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I’LL RELEASE MORE SONGS FOR YOU TO BAN: 9CE TO NBC

Singer, 9ice has finally reacted to the ban of his song, ‘Living Things’ by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) last week. In an interview with HipTV, the ‘Gongo Aso’ crooner said: “After the ban, there was another letter that the song was not banned. But I am thanking the NBC for the ban, because after the ban the song go blow so NBC I am releasing more songs soon that you guys will have to ban” Meanwhile, after the news emerged online that the NBC listed Olamide‘s “Wo” and “Wavy…

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HATE SPEECH: FG DIRECTS NBC TO PUNISH ERRING STATIONS

National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) The Federal Government on Thursday directed the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to sanction any radio or television station that broadcasts hate speech. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, issued the directive in Abuja at the Annual Lecture Series of the NBC and the 25th Anniversary of the Commission. The minister said that the directive was part of efforts to stem the growing tide of hate speech in the country. “As a matter of fact, the challenges facing the NBC have never become more…

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