Tag: Arise News

My Appointments are Based on Merit, not on Religion or Ethnicity- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that despite what people think, he makes appointments based on merit and not on ethnicity. The President has often been labelled nepotistic with his appointments, choosing to appoint predominantly Northerners, and mostly those of Islamic affiliations ahead of those from other parts of […]

NBC Fines AIT, Arise News & Channels TV N3m Each for ‘Embarrassing the Government’ in Their Reporting of #EndSARS Protests

Arise News, Channels Television and the African Independent Television (AIT), has been fined N3 million each by the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC), for what they termed ‘unprofessional’ reportage of the #EndSARS protests. Professor Armstrong Idachaba, who is the Acting Director General of the NBC, disclosed this on Monday. […]