NBC asks DSS, police to arrest operators of Radio Biafra | Ripples Nigeria
Connect with us

Politics

NBC asks DSS, police to arrest operators of Radio Biafra

Published

on

NBC orders DSTV to suspend implementation of new tariffs

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on Monday asked the Department of State Security (DSS) and the Nigeria Police Force to arrest the individuals behind the operations of “Radio Biafra.”

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has spearheaded the Biafra movement in the last few years.

In a statement issued on Monday, NBC said it jammed the signals of Radio Biafra, a pirate radio, in some parts of Lagos State.

READ ALSO: IPOB vows to launch radio Biafra in Buhari’s hometown, Daura

The statement read: “The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has jammed the signals of a Pirate Radio claiming to be ‘Radio Biafra’ in most parts of Lagos. The illegal radio which broadcast incendiary messages is notorious for spewing fake, inflammatory, and incendiary contents.

“The Department of State Security and the Nigerian Police have been requested to bring the culprits behind this illegality to book.”

Join the conversation

Opinions

Join the conversation

Investigations

Sports

Latest Tech News