The Kwara State Government under the leadership of Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has revived the state-owned television station, Kwara TV after a long absence off air. Governor AbdulRazaq on assumption of office promised to reposition all the state-owned media houses, including the Kwara TV. 25-year-old Kwara State Television is now backContinue Reading

In a statement released and signed by the Director-General, National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Balarabe Ilelah, on Tuesday, 28 September, 2021, Ilaji, Prince fm Radio, Wells Radio, IITA, Pep Radio, others secured broadcasting license to operate as Radio/Television stations in Ibadan. Primus Media City gathered that President Muhammadu Buhari approved theContinue Reading

The National Broadcasting Commission has banned television and radio stations in Nigeria from disclosing details of the activities of bandits, terrorists and kidnappers in their reports.The NBC directed radio and television stations not to “glamourise the nefarious activities of insurgents” during their daily Newspaper Reviews. As an unwritten custom, broadcastContinue Reading

By Opeyemi Ogunbawo, Israel Babalola The broadcasting industry consists of radio and television stations and networks that create content or acquire the right to broadcast recorded television and radio programmes. Broadcasting as the distribution of audio or video content to a dispersed audience via any electronic mass communications medium, hasContinue Reading

In the Broadcasting industry, majorly, if it’s not television then it will be radio. Television is an electronic communication medium that allows the transmission of real-time visual images, and often sound. On the other hand, radio is the technology that allows the transmission of sound or other signals by modulationContinue Reading

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and 24 concerned Nigerians have filed a suit against the Federal Government and National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) at the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court of Justice in Abuja over the alleged arbitrary use of the NBC Act and broadcasting code toContinue Reading

The attraction of hundreds and thousands listeners to the broadcast industry is the designing, scheduling or planning of a radio or television program/programme in different languages of the community. In the South-West part of Nigeria, English and Yoruba programmes always have main attraction. Some media observers believes entertainment and/or informationContinue Reading