National Broadcasting Commission
Stakeholders in the media industry have raised concern over high operational costs and stringent regulations set by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), which pose challenges in the industry.
A former Nigerian Ambassador to the Philippines, Dr. Yemi Farounbi, and an Islamic scholar and former Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun State, Prof. Sabitu Olagoke
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Abuja challenging the authority of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to regulate social media platforms in Nigeria
I think the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) thinks that it is either giving great journalism lectures through its circulars dished out from time to time or that it is discharging its assignment of electronic media regulation...
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and Centre for Journalism Innovation and Development (known as PTCIJ) have filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari...
The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has stated that journalists were not terrorists and bandits’ best friends, as being insinuated by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC)
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives has threatened legal action against the Federal Government over the decision to suspend the usage of Twitter in the country.
The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has suspended the operating licence of Human Rights Radio with effect from Monday, May 31, 2021, for “recurring unprofessional conduct.”
In the world over, media plays a critical role in sustenance of democracy. However, hundreds of journalists have been killed, harassed or threatened while performing their duty as watchdog of the society.
2 Dec 2020
The Court of Appeal, sitting in Abuja, has dismissed the appeal filed by the suspended Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Ishaq Moddibbo Kawu, challenging the decision
10 Nov 2020
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has filed a suit at the Federal High Court, Ibadan, Oyo State, challenging the powers of the National Broadcasting Commission...
2 Nov 2020
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), along with 261 groups and individuals, has sued the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) and Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, over the N9 million fine slammed on three television stations in the country. The plaintiffs also seek an order setting aside the N5 million fine and any…