Broadcasting: NBC acknowledges contributions of stakeholders


Board of National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, has acknowledged the efforts of its management and industry stakeholders, who spent time to come up with new amendments in the administration of the broadcast Industry especially, with the issues of Broadcast Rights, in the 6th edition of the Nigeria Broadcasting Code.
In a press statement signed by the commission’s Assistant Director, Public Affairs, Ekanem Antia, the NBC said it has become obvious that more voices need to be heard, and a few other Stakeholders who have ventilated their opinion to be given adequate audience.
“The board would further study the new amendments and will reconvene next week in its attempt to respond to, and smoothen the rough edges of the new amendments,” the statement read.
Recall that the 6th edition of the Nigerian Broadcasting Code was recently approved by President Muhammadu Buhari through the ministry of Information to further regulate reportages of broadcasters, as well as grant the commission autonomy to penalise erring broadcasters in cases of violations of the code.


A journalist by profession and I have been in active practice for so many years. A graduate of Political Science from University of Abuja. Maried with four children.

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