Tag: Nigerian press council bill

‘NBC, Press Council Bill has been suspended’ – Lawmaker says

The lawmaker from Oyo state, who sponsored the bills for the amendment to the laws establishing the Nigeria Broadcasting Commission and The Nigerian Press Council, Olusegun Odebunmi, says legislative process on the bills has been suspended. The lawmaker revealed this while appearing on Sunrise Daily, a Channels Television programme, on[Read More…]

Newspaper Proprietors Association protests exclusion from public hearing on Nigerian Press Council bill

The Newspaper Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (NPAN), has expressed displeasure over its exclusion from today Thursday’s public hearing on the Nigerian Press Council (NPC) Amendment Bill at the National Assembly. Describing the development as shocking, NPAN contended that as a stakeholder in the media industry, it was unbelievable that the[Read More…]