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14 May 2020
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…
5 Feb 2020
It is no longer news that Nigerians have been grappling with many challenges ranging from economic hardship, insecurity to electoral violence and a compromised judiciary.
4 Feb 2020
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.
21 Jan 2020
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).
12 Nov 2019
Crisis is brewing in the Edo chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following the alleged suspension of chieftains across the three senatorial districts of the state by a faction.
28 Jun 2019
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…
18 Jun 2019
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.
6 Jun 2019
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…
23 Mar 2019
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).
10 Dec 2018
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...
22 Nov 2018
The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday ruled that Chief Raymond Dokpesi and his Daar Investment and Holdings Company Limited have a case to answer in an alleged N2.1billion fraud.
9 Nov 2018
The Oba of Benin, Ewuare II, Chairman of DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi and members of Immaculate Conception College, Benin City, Old Boys Association (ICCOBA) are meeting today for its 2018 annual convention.


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