Dokpesi, two grandchildren recover from COVID-19, discharged
Dokpesi, and two of his grandchildren have tested negative to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) twice and consequently discharged from the University of Abuja Treatment Centre.
AIT founder Raymond Dokpesi, two grandchildren discharged from isolation centre
Founder of Daar Communications Plc Raymond Dokpesi has been discharged from University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada Isolation Centre, Abuja. “I am exceptionally indebted to God Almighty for keeping and protecting me and my entire family all through our isolation at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada Isolation Centre,” Dokpesi said in a letter…
At Abuja forum, stakeholders dissect minister’s denial of hate speech bill
Stakeholders yesterday brainstormed on the Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulation Bill 2019, otherwise known as the Social Media Bill, discussing its advantages and disadvantages.
Dokpesi opens defence in N2.1bn alleged fraud charge
Raymond Dokpesi, founder of DAAR Communications Plc, on Tuesday, at the Federal High Court Abuja, opened his defence in the alleged N2.1 billion fraud charge, preferred against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
NBC lifts suspension on AIT, Raypower
Nigeria's National Broadcasting Commission(NBC) has lifted the suspension placed on the Daar Communication, owners of African Independent Television (AIT) and Ray Power FM. NBC director general Isaq Modibbo Kawu announced the settlement on Friday an agreement was reached by both parties. The settlement, he said, is based on the fulfilment of some conditions. NBC in…
After the intervention
There is an African proverb that says it is better to drive away the preying hawk before spraying the straying cock with words of caution.
Buhari using NBC to intimidate press, Dokpesi alleges
DAAR Communications chairman, Raymond Dokpesi, Thursday accused President Muhammadu Buhari of using the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to stifle press freedom in the country. “I believe very strongly that under the leadership of the current Director General of the NBC (Is’haq Kawu), press freedom has been greatly eroded," Dokpesi said in Abuja. “Any criticism of…
Dokpesi arrested in Abuja on arrival from Dubai medical trip
Founder of DAAR Communications, owners of African Independent Television (AIT), Chief Raymond Dokpesi, was arrested yesterday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja, on his return from medical treatment at the American Hospital in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Information minister named Dokpesi on list of treasury looters – Witness alleges
A witness, Ms Linan Okapu, on Monday told an FCT High Court that the Information Minister, Lai Mohammed, on March 30, during a news conference...