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Regulion & Dier Deserve Massive Respect For Their Heroic Efforts After A Fan Suffered Cardiac Arrest

Once again, football has shown it's beautiful side after a very disheartening incident occurred at Saint James' Park, where Newcastle United are hosting Tottenham Hotspur. This match is a historic match for the Magpies because it is the first Premier league fixture for them after the Saudi takeover of the club.

  10 months ago ago
Regulion & Dier Deserve Massive Respect For Their Heroic Efforts After A Fan Suffered Cardiac Arrest

RELIGION

Meet The Only Man In The 21st Century Who Killed A Lion With His Bare Hands

The only one time we heard about a man killing a lion with his bare hands was from the Bible, when the biblical character Samson was said to have killed a lion with his bare hands. If you are familiar with this bible passage, Judges 14 verse 5 to 6, you will know this story well.

  11 months ago ago
Meet The Only Man In The 21st Century Who Killed A Lion With His Bare Hands

RELIGION

[OPINION] The Silence And Humility Of TB Joshua Towards Criticism Throughout His Ministry

(Prophet TB Joshua of The Synagogue Church of All Nations, Ikotun Lagos. He has been able to withstand criticisms and extreme antagonism over the years) Prophet TB Joshua is no other than the late Televangelist and the founder of Synagogue Church of All Nations with headquarters in Ikotun in the Alimosho area of Lagos State.

  11 months ago ago
[OPINION] The Silence And Humility Of TB Joshua Towards Criticism Throughout His Ministry

ENTERTAINMENT

Wole Soyinka Blasts NBC over query to Channel Television

Professor Wole Soyinka, has expressed surprise over the query issued by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), to Channels Television following an interview where Samuel Ortom of Benue State, criticised President Buhari's administration. According to him, the NBC went beyond its constitutional duties and did not have the power to decide what is “professional and sound judgement” as it relates to the media.

  11 months ago ago
Wole Soyinka Blasts NBC over query to Channel Television

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: NBC Threatens To Sanction Channels TV, Bandits Invade Zaria, Abduct Many People

NBC threatens to sanction Channels TV over anti-Buhari interview Photo Credit: Punch Nigerians on social media have expressed anger over the National Broadcast Commission’s invitation of presenters of Channels Television over interviews perceived as unfavourable to the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: NBC Threatens To Sanction Channels TV, Bandits Invade Zaria, Abduct Many People

ENTERTAINMENT

Why Is NBC Likely To Sanction Channels TV To Pay More Than What They Paid Some Months Ago?

The Nigerian government has always clamoured for the regulation of broadcasting station interviews over a long period because of the negative effect of passing wrong and misleading information to the general public. Many television stations have been sanctioned by the Nigeria Broadcasting Station in the past. There is news today from Saharareporters that the Buhari government is instructing NBC to sanction Channels television station for airing interviews that are unpleasant and ordering the arrest of journalists that anchor the programmes.

  11 months ago ago
Why Is NBC Likely To Sanction Channels TV To Pay More Than What They Paid Some Months Ago?

CAREER-JOBS

Meet Tolu Fatoyinbo, the Legendary Sport Anchor who was a Former Employee at Radio Nigeria

On October 2, 1946, Tolu Fatoyinbo was born into the family of late Paul Oluyemi Fatoyinbo and Agnes Adeola Fatoyinbo. (Olukotun, Nee) He began his professional career on October 5, 1970, when he joined the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC), which is now known as the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN).

  10 months ago ago
Meet Tolu Fatoyinbo, the Legendary Sport Anchor who was a Former Employee at Radio Nigeria

ENTERTAINMENT

"We'll Sue NBC If The Query Issued To Channels TV Is Not Withdrawn Within 24 Hours - SERAP Warns

A human rights organisation know as Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has made it known that they are will sue the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, if NBC refuses to withdraw the unlawful query they issued to the Channels TV within 24 hours. Speaking further, SERAP stated it clearly that Channels TV was sued for carrying out its professional duties.

  11 months ago ago

POLITICS

OPINION: Why Sowore And Other Aggrieved Activists Are Not In Support Of Presidency's Verdict On Channels TV

The verdict Presidency intends to sanction on Channels Television has made the human right activist, Omoyele Sowore and some Nigerian broadcasters to storm the headquarters of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) in Abuja, over the query issued to Channels Television for the alleged provoking statement made by Governor Samuel Ortom and Commodore Kunle Olawunmi directed on President Buhari's administration, while hosted by the media organisation.

  11 months ago ago
OPINION:  Why Sowore And Other Aggrieved Activists Are Not In Support Of Presidency's Verdict On Channels TV

ENTERTAINMENT

Here's Why NBC Summoning Of Channels TV For Query Over Governor Ortom's Statements Is In Order

Image credit: premiumtimesng.com The governor of Benue State Mr Samuel Ortom went on the Channels Television a couple of days ago to decry the federal government about its decision to reopen grazing routes but, his words were laced with enough divisive statements. And a day after that, there have been reports that the presenters of the program have been summoned by the National Broadcasting Commission for questioning in what they called a violation of Nigeria's broadcasting code.

  11 months ago ago
Here's Why NBC Summoning Of Channels TV For Query Over Governor Ortom's Statements Is In Order

ENTERTAINMENT

Creation of 159 New Radio and TV Stations: 3 Benefits Nigerians May Derive

With the approval of 159 new radio and television stations by President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria can now boast of having 625 functional broadcast stations across the country. It is indeed a milestone achievement for the broadcasting sector in Nigeria that kicked off operation in Ibadan with Western Nigeria Television(WNTV) in October, 1959.

  10 months ago ago
Creation of 159 New Radio and TV Stations: 3 Benefits Nigerians May Derive

ENTERTAINMENT

Was Channels TV Wrong For Conducting An Interview Leading To A Sanction By NBC?

A recent interview was conducted by Channels Television, having interviewed Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State and Commodore Kunle Olawunmi (retd.) They made certain claims against the current government, which has led to an attempted ban by President Muhammadu Buhari and an order from the Presidency that Channels TV should be sanctioned by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC).

  11 months ago ago
Was Channels TV Wrong For Conducting An Interview Leading To A Sanction By NBC?

POLITICS

Reps Minority Caucus Reacts To Query Issued To Channel Television By NBC

The Nigerian Broadcasting Commission, NBC, has yet received another backlash from the Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives, over its alleged intimidation of Channels Television and its presenters. Sources gathered that the NBC had on Thursday issued a notice of breach of media ethics against the management of Channels Television.

  11 months ago ago
Reps Minority Caucus Reacts To Query Issued To Channel Television By NBC

ENTERTAINMENT

Channels TV apologises to NBC for breach of broadcasting code

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on Tuesday said Channels Television has apologised for breaching the country's broadcasting code. NBC's Director of Public Affairs, Franca Aiyetan, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Tuesday in Abuja.Aiyetan explained that the Commission’s letter to the TV station was a regulatory instrument to check excesses.

  11 months ago ago
Channels TV apologises to NBC for breach of broadcasting code

SOCIETY

Gunmen Abduct Retired NBC Director, Daughter And 3 Others In Kastina State

It was reported in Kastina state on the 7th of September that gunmen suspected to be bandits attacked Shema quarters of Bakori local government and abducted former General Manager of the Kastina state television and retired Director of the National Broadcast Commission; Alhaji Ahmed Abdukadir and his daughter. Witnesses disclosed, that the gunmen stormed Alhaji Abdukadir residence early in the morning on Tuesday and started shooting randomly before they took him and his teenage daughter off.

  11 months ago ago
Gunmen Abduct Retired NBC Director, Daughter And 3 Others In Kastina State

ENTERTAINMENT

Channels TV apologises to NBC for breach of broadcasting code

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on Tuesday said Channels Television has apologised for breaching the country's broadcasting code. NBC's Director of Public Affairs, Franca Aiyetan, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Tuesday in Abuja.Aiyetan explained that the Commission’s letter to the TV station was a regulatory instrument to check excesses.

  11 months ago ago
Channels TV apologises to NBC for breach of broadcasting code

POLITICS

NBC Bars Radio Station From Interviewing Human Rights’ Activist In Lagos

According to reports sourced from the Sahara Reporters, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), allegedly, ban a Lagos State-based radio station identified as Grajos 89.3fm, from interviewing Mr. Temitayo Oyekunle, a human rights’ activist, in an interview scheduled by 11am, on Saturday, 2nd October, 2021, at the radio station.

  10 months ago ago
NBC Bars Radio Station From Interviewing Human Rights’ Activist In Lagos

ENTERTAINMENT

Management of Channels Has Debunked The Claims That Federal Government Tried To Shut Them Down

The management of the popular Television station known as Channel has come out to clear the air about the circulating news that the Federal Government of the country tried to shut them down. There was a report circulating the air on the 25th to 26th of August that the regime of President Buhari was trying to stop the operations of Channel Television.

  11 months ago ago
Management of Channels Has Debunked The Claims That Federal Government Tried To Shut Them Down

POLITICS

President Buhari Approves 159 Companies To Operate Radio, Television Stations

Following the recent strategy towards enhancing productivity in the digital/ Media economy, President Muhammadu Buhari has granted approval to 159 companies, and institutions of higher learning to operate radio,and television stations. According to a statement disclosed by Mr. Ma'am Balarabe, the Director General, National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), "the approval was granted by the President, and NBC has released the list of 159 licensed granted to the accredited companies, and institutions of higher learning."

  10 months ago ago
President Buhari Approves 159 Companies To Operate Radio, Television Stations

SOCIETY

Bandits Kidnap Retired NBC Director's Daughter In Katsina

After kidnapping family members of lawmakers in the Katsina State House Assembly on Monday night, bandits struck again. The terrorists attacked Bakori Housing Units and kidnapped former NBC director Ahmed Abdulkadir and his 15-year-old daughter, Laila. Three additional homeowners were kidnapped by the criminals, who were armed with AK 47 rifles, according to the Daily Trust.

  11 months ago ago
Bandits Kidnap Retired NBC Director's Daughter In Katsina