- NBC fines AIT, Arise, Channels TV over coverage of #EndSARS protest
The National Broadcasting Commission has fined the Africa Independent Television, Arise and Channels TV, over coverage of the #EndSARS protest.
The commission tagged the coverage of #EndSARS related matters by AIT, ARISE and Channels Tv as “unprofessional coverage”.
NBC Acting Director-General, Prof. Armstrong Idachaba, made this announcement at a press conference in Abuja on Monday, October 26th.
Recall that the commission had earlier warned all broadcasting stations against reporting the #EndSARS protests in a manner that might embarrass the government or private individuals or cause disaffection, incite to panic or rift within the society.