Posts Tagged ‘NBC’

NBC Re-airs The Blacklist’s “Rassvet” Episode In Brian Dennehy’s Honor

by Seun Adeuyion April 18, 2020
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC), on Friday night, honored Brian Dennehy, a versatile stage and screen actor, who died of natural causes in Connecticut (where he was born) on Wednesday, with a special episode of The Blacklist. Dennehy, who was known for action movies, comedies and classics, recurred as Dominic Wilkinson, the father of infamous Russian spy Katarina […]

Buhari suspends NBC chief, Modibbo Kawu over alleged corruption

by Seun Adeuyion February 15, 2020
Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari on Friday suspended the Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Modibbo Kawu, over his ongoing trial for alleged corruption. The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) arraigned the NBC chief for using his position to confer corrupt advantage on his friend and Associate, Lucky Omoluwa. He was docked […]

Lai Mohammed Directs NBC To Implement Regulations For Online Media

by Chuks Azotanion January 9, 2020
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has directed the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to implement regulations for online media.  In a statement released by his media aide Segun Adeyemi on Thursday January 9, the Minister said implementation of the regulations which has been approved by President Muhammadu Buhari will reposition the broadcast industry, create jobs, promote local […]

Gabrielle Union reportedly fired from ‘America’s Got Talent’ for speaking out against Racism, Sexism and more

by Chuks Azotanion November 25, 2019
American actress, Gabrielle Union-Wade has reportedly been fired from ‘America’s Got Talent.’ According to reports from LoveBScott, the 47-year-old actress who used to be a judge on the show was fired for speaking up about ‘problematic’ situations, including racism, sexism, and many more. NBC sources told that “[Gabrielle’s] contract was not renewed after being the #1 talent […]

FG sanctions BBNaija, 45 stations

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 25, 2019
he National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has sanctioned popular reality TV show, BBNaija and 45 broadcasting stations for alleged breach of code in the 2nd quarter of 2019. NBC Director General, Mallam Ishaq Kawu, made this known while addressing a news conference on Wednesday in Abuja, NAN reports. He said the contraventions included breaches of the […]

BREAKING| NBC / AIT Faceoff Resolved

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 10, 2019
Following the suspension of the Broadcast License of DAAR Communications Plc., owners of Africa Independent Television (AIT) and Ray Power FM by the National Broadcasting Commission ( NBC ), the President of the Nigerian Press Organisation ( NPO ) comprising of the Newspapers Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN), Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria ( BON ), […]