Tag: Broadcasting

Just In: Lai Mohammed seeks powers to regulate internet broadcasting

The Federal Government is seeking power to license and regulate private broadcasting in the country using the internet and other online outlet. Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed made the submission at a public hearing on a bill to amend the National Broadcasting Act organised by the House Committee on[Read More…]

Lai Mohammed Begs Al Jazeera To Train Workers At Nig. Gov’t. Owned Media Organisations

The Federal Government on Saturday in Doha sought the collaboration of Al Jazeera broadcast media organisation in the area of capacity building for journalists in the public media organisations. This is contained in a statement credited to the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, at a meeting with the[Read More…]

Lai Mohammed Explains Why NTA, Other Govt-owned Media Organisations Will Be Restructured

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that government-owned media organizations will be restructured and reinvented in order to position them to compete favourably with other broadcasters. The Minister gave the assurance when he received the National Executive Committee of the Radio, Television and Theatre Arts[Read More…]

Breaking: Nigeria President-Elect, Buhari, Begins A Revenge Mission, Bars AIT From Covering His Activities

by Deji Abiodun President-elect, General Mohammadu Buhari may have just started a revenge mission on the African Independent Television, AIT when, Monday, the security men attached to him barred the station’s correspondent, Bebei from covering Buhari’s functions. The station aired a 30-minutes documentary, widely condemned to have contained hate campaign[Read More…]