Category Archives: VISUALS

Buhari declines assent to Digital Rights and Freedom Bill, four others

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari declined to assent to the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill and four other bills forwarded by the National Assembly. On Wednesday, Senate President Bukola Saraki read five letters from President Buhari to members of the Senate on his decision to decline assent to Nigerian Film Commission bill, Immigration Amendment bill, Climate Change bill, Chartered Institute of

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Court Tells SAN to Produce NBC Boss, Modibbo in Court over Alleged N2.5bn Fraud

The Abuja division of the Federal High Court yesterday advised a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Abdullahi Mustapha, to produce the Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Ishaq Kawu Modibbo, in court on the next adjourned date. Justice Folasade Giwa-Ogunbanjo gave the advice following the absence of Modibbo in court to answer charges of fraud preferred against him by

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Elections: NBC sanctions NTA, AIT, Channels, 42 others for breach of ethical codes

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has sanctioned 45 broadcast stations, including NTA, AIT, Channels and TVC News, for alleged ethical infractions in relation to the 2019 general elections. Director-General of the commission, Is’haq Modibbo Kawu, disclosed this at a news conference in Abuja on Friday. Mr Kawu said the erring stations, which cut across the country, violated provisions of the

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