Breaking: NBC Suspends The License Of DAAR Communications

By Uche Mbah The suspension of the broadcasting licences of DAAR Communications, yesterday,  by the Federal Government,  has been greeted with outrage and anger across the country. DAAR Communications, the parent  body of African Independent Television, AIT,  and Ray Power Radio stations, had  its license suspended by the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission, NBC,  over what an alleged  breach of the broadcasting code of the commission. The NBC is the regulatory body of Broadcasting in Nigeria. But, Daar Communications, at a world press conference addressed by its founder and emeritus chairman,  Dr…

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Lagos: Federal Government Properties, Monuments Wasting Away-Investigations

By Uche Mbah Federal government buildings and historical monuments in Lagos have been left to rot with age and disuse, and mostly have become abodes for the homeless and miscreants, apart from reptiles and rodents. Where they are partly put to use, Chinese companies hire maybe just a floor-or parts thereof-at giveaway rents. Buildings like NECOM building, the National Theater and others have become symbols of the waste culture by successive governments. Once, the monument-NECOM- was gutted by fire, but after that, nobody appeared to be interested anymore. Indications are…

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Speaker: Lawmakers To Demand Gbajabiamila Steps Down

Ahead today’s final plenary by the House Representatives, controversial lawmaker and Director General of the Femi Gbajabiamila Campaign for Speaker, House of Representatives, Abdul mumin Jubril has been unrelenting in his quest to install his protégé as successor to Yakubu Dogara. On Tuesday, Jubrin sweated profusely to defend Gbajabiamila even as allegation that he was a convict in the United States of America mounted. The Source was informed by sources in the house that some opposition lawmakers are planning to demand that Gbajabiamila step down from contesting when they resume…

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