Stakeholders want NBC vested with license approval powers, kick against tariff control

June 17, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Some stakeholders in the media industry on Wednesday said that Presidential powers to approve broadcasting license in the country should be removed and vested in the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) The stakeholders spoke at a public hearing organised by the House of Representatives Committee on Information, National Orientation and Ethics and Values in Abuja. The participants argued that the office Read More

INEC: Rowdy session in Senate over Onochie’s appointment as National Commissioner

June 9, 2021 Taiye Odewale 0

 Mild drama ensued on the floor of the Senate Wednesday over consideration of appointment of the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media , Lauretta Onochie,  as one of the newly appointed  six  National Commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).President Muhammadu Buhari had in October last year forwarded the name of Onochie along that of Professors  Read More