Nigerian Copyright Commission
Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), says it arrested 17 suspected pirates and seized infringed materials worth N140 million in Lagos State between January and August.
The Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers, (NIESV) has requested for partnership with the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) in the areas of Intellectual Property protection
The Director-General, Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), Mr John Asein, has charged the organisation`s 15 newly appointed “Copyright Ambassadors“ to propagate creativity and innovation.
The President of Hotel Owners and Managers Association of Lagos (HOMAL), Chief S.O Alabi, has called on the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) to clean up the copyright collective management...
8 Nov 2020
The leadership of the Audio-Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS), the nation’s sole approved collective management organisation for audiovisual works, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari through the Minister of Finance, Hadjia Zainab Ahmed, and the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami SAN, to quickly accelerate the implementation of…
7 Aug 2020
Operatives of Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) have been charged to uphold the Public Service ethics of transparency, accountability, integrity and professionalism for proactive service delivery
8 Jul 2020
I think it is about time the government come out openly and admit that it has declared war against the arts and its producers, instead of its present tactics of piecemeal attrition
1 Apr 2020
The desperate movement of legs and vehicles on the road to Lawanson told Helen Irozuru something was wrong. It was either officials of Vehicles Inspectorate Unit or Kick Against Indiscipline (KAI) were operating. Whenever officials from any of these agencies came out...
3 Jan 2020
As the Federal regulatory and enforcement agency charged with all copyright matters under the Copyright Act, the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), this year, commemorates its 30th Anniversary.
8 Oct 2019
Stakeholders in the publishing sector have decried the operating environment, describing it as unfriendly to business. They said the environment posed a lot of risk to the sector and increased the rate of piracy.
5 Oct 2019
In what appears a first in the history of Nigeria’s intellectual property management, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), an organ of the United Nations, has just admitted a Nigerian NGO, Friends of the Creators Artistic Foundation (FCF), as a Permanent Observer.
26 Sep 2019
The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) has stated that consumers’ preference for cheap goods is the major challenge the commission is facing in its quest to address piracy in Nigeria.