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Buhari sued over fines imposed on Multichoice and other media sources

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) said on Sunday that it had launched a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari for fining various media outlets over terrorism support and glorification charges. The civil society organization requested that the court “declare arbitrary and illegal the N5 million punishment imposed on Trust TV, Multichoice Nigeria Limited, NTA-Startimes […]

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Multichoice and others fined for televising BBC documentary

The Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) fined Multichoice Nigeria Ltd, owners of DSTV, TelCom Satellite Limited (TSTV), NTA-Startimes Limited, and local station Trust TV a hefty sum of five million Naira each for airing the BBC African Eye documentary, “Bandit Warlords of Zamfara”. The documentary discloses the secrets underlying most bandit attacks in the state. The […]

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