AIT and Raypower FM closed down till further notice by NBCJune 6, 2019
AIT and Raypower FM closed down till further notice by NBC
AIT and Raypower FM…The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has closed down African Independent Television (AIT) and Raypower FM uncertainly.
NBC Director-General Is’haq Modibbo Kawu uncovered this during a media instructions in Abuja.
The shutdown pursues dissent yesterday by the organizer of DAAR Communications Plc (proprietor of AIT and Raypower FM) Raymond Dokpesi.
Dokpesi was at the Ministry of Information and Culture, the Embassy of the United States of America, the British High Commission, the European Union, and the United Nations Office in Abuja, where he grumbled that the Federal Government of Nigeria was endeavoring to choke the press.
The NBC had in independent letters to DAAR Communications Plc, dated May 27, 2019, marked by NBC’s Director of Broadcast Monitoring, Armstrong Idachaba, blamed the organization for utilizing substance from internet-based life in one of AIT’s lead programs, Kakaaki.
The telecom controller said the substance broadcast by AIT was hostile, uncalled for and amateurish.
It additionally glared at a report by DAAR Communications plc titled ‘Nigeria Judiciary on Trial: Lessons from Kenya’.