Arise TV, Channel Television and AIT hit by NBC sanctions

Posted by on Oct 26, 2020, Under: News

Arise TV, Channel Television and AIT come under NBC sanctions

Arise TV, Channel Television and AIT come under NBC sanctions

The National Broadcasting Station (NBC) has imposed sanctions on three main TV channels.

Acting Commission CEO Armstrong Idachaba, who made the announcement on Monday October 26, said African Independent Television (AIT), Arise Television and Channels Television violated broadcasting code, chief among which is the use of online videos that cannot be verified on social media. networks.

The Nation reported that television stations were accused of broadcasting unverified footage of the alleged shooting at the Lecchi toll booth.

The Daily Trust, on the other hand, reported that NBC fined Channel Television, AIT and Arise TV N3 million for reporting.

Idachaba, who added that DAAR Communications would be fined separately for using unverifiable news about the fire at the National Christian Center, warned that this would be the last warning before the harsher punishment was introduced.


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