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MRA, IPC Condemn NBC Fines Against 3 TV Stations Over Coverage of #ENDSARS Protests

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) and the International Press Centre (IPC) today condemned the sanctioning of three television stations by theNational Broadcasting Commission (NBC) over the coverage of the #ENDSARS protests, describing the Commission’s action as an outrageous violation of the Constitution and basic principles of fair hearing which cannot be allowed to stand. By a […]

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NBC Affirms Commitment To Product Quality, Integrity

The Nigerian Bottling Company Limited (NBC), has held its 2020 Stakeholders Forum themed ‘Product Quality and Integrity: Challenges and Opportunities’. The virtual summit held on Tuesday 14’ July 2020, attracted several stakeholders. During the summit, NBC vowed to its customers and consumers that it remains committed to product quality and integrity, promising that this would […]

AIT ‘Resolves Differences’ With NBC… To Withdraw Court Case

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC ) and DAAR Communications Plc., owners of Africa Independent Television (AIT) and Ray Power FM, have resolved their differences. Nduka Obaigbena, president of the Newspapers Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN), disclosed this in a statement on Monday. He said a meeting was convened for all parties to “resolve the issues […]

MRA Inducts NBC Into Its ‘FOI Hall Of Shame’

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has named the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) this week’s inductee into the “Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame.” MRA said the government agency’s overall performance in the implementation of the FOI Act over the last seven years fell far short of what is required of a public institution covered by […]