AIT Back On AIR, Records More Than Twenty Million Viewers Within One Hour

By Uche Mbah Within one hour of it being reopened consequent upon a Court order, African Independent Television, AIT, a subsidiary of DAAR Communications Ltd, which was shut down by the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission, NBC, earlier this week,  recorded over twenty million viewers within one hour.The viewership cuts across all continents of the world. AIT was off the air for about twenty four hours. Checks monitored in Lagos indicate that the media house has benefited more from the closure than expected. The closure has inadvertently become a strong brand advertisement…

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AIT Update: PDP, Atiku, Nigerians React As NBC Gives Reasons For The Suspension

By Uche Mbah Nigerians and prominent opposition party members have expressed outrage over the suspension of the operating license of DAAR communications, owners of African Independent Television, AIT, Raypower and Faji Radio stations. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, through its national Chairman, Uche Secondus, described the action as undesirable and unfortunate.” It is an indication of what to come as the government must be planning to arrest Nigerians indiscriminately”, he said.” It is also an indication that the government has returned the country to military rule. President Buhari must know…

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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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