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Hate Broadcast: Reps Demand Details of Sanctions by NBC

The House of Representatives has asked the National Broadcasting Commission to produce detailed evidence of penalties it had meted out to broadcast stations that had violated the codes for political coverage and advertisements.

The House Committee on Information and National Orientation gave the directive in Abuja at an interactive session with top management officials of media organisations and regulatory bodies in the country.

The committee, which is chaired by Mr. Umar Buba-Jibrin, had called the meeting to address complaints of “rising cases of violations, particularly the broadcast of hate speeches, advertisements, documentaries and publications” by media houses.

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