Nigerian Copyright Commission
NCC seizes N36.1 broadcast items, apprehends 2 suspects in Delta
The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), said it had seized broadcast contrivance worth N36.1 million in Delta.Mr Augustine Amodu, the NCC Director of Enforcement, made the disclosure in Warri, while speaking with newsmen.
U.S. Embassy to collaborate with NCC on copyright administration
Mr. Afam Ezekude, director general of the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), has called for greater collaboration in areas of capacity building for the enforcement and prosecution of Intellectual Property (IP) crimes in the country. The DG, NCC, stated this during an interactive meeting with the Economic Counselor of the United States Embassy in Nigeria, Susan…
Copyright commission seeks collaboration against piracy
The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) in pursuit of its mandate of strategic engagement with stakeholders and efficient administration of rights, recently enlightened stakeholders of the Commission’s absolute empowerment by law to prosecute pirates....
Copyright Commission decries increasing book piracy
The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) has raised alarm over rising cases of book piracy in the country, saying it has seized about 18 containers of pirated books, worth millions of naira in the last five years.
MSCN, COSON set for legal tussle over royalties
In the letter, MCSN, which was recently granted recognition by Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) to act as a collective society, requested Okoroji to account for the monies he collected on the works of artists on MCSN’s repertoire.
MCSN woos COSON, seeks reconciliation of royalties
The letter, signed by MCSN’s Chairman, Orits Williki, and copied to the Director-General, Nigerian Copyright Commission, stated that areas, details and processes of collaboration would be explored and discussed on the receipt of COSON’s positive disposition to the invitation.
NCC seizes N5.5 million items from suspected broadcast pirates in Anambra
Director of enforcement of the commission, Mr Augustine Amodu told The Guardian yesterday that the raid in the Onitsha and Nnewi came on the heels of several complaints from Multi choice over...
Copyright Commission seizes three million naira broadcast facilities
The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) yesterday raided Enugu metropolis and environs, where it seized and destroyed broadcast facilities valued at over three million Naira.
Attorney genaral resolves collective rights’ rift between NCC, MCSN
The 28-year-old collective rights’ rift between the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) and the Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria (MCSN) Ltd/Gte has been resolved.