Lower than 24 hours after being again on air, the Nationwide Broadcasting Fee (NBC) has mentioned Africa Impartial Tv (AIT) and RayPower FM have continued to breach the broadcasting code.
The assertion learn, “The Nationwide Broadcasting Fee needs to pay attention to the ex parte order granted by the Federal Excessive Courtroom Abuja division on June 7, 2019, to Daar Communications Plc.
“The ex parte order was sequel upon a movement ex parte dated Might 30, 2019, and filed on Might 3, 2019, by Daar Communications Plc.
Condemning the transfer, Femi Falana (SAN), mentioned: “It’s hoped that the authorities of the Nigeria Police Power and State Safety Service will withdraw the armed goons mounting siege within the compound of the AIT/Raypower FM stations with none delay.
“Since basic rights together with freedom of expression can now not be curtailed or abrogated besides in a fashion permitted by regulation the NBC ought to comprehend that it can not droop licences of media homes, ban radio homes from taking part in information of artists or impose fines on alleged offenders and not using a courtroom order.”