Tuesday, 14 July 2015

The Federal Government jams the radio signals of the Biafra Radio, hunt for sponsors

Photo : Facebook , Radio Biafra
The Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) had successfully jammed the signals of the Biafra radio station.

According to Business day, this was made known by Shade Yemi-Esan while  Speaking with journalists at the Presidential Villa after briefing President Muhammadu Buhari on the activities of the ministry .

She said the federal government has noted that Radio Biafra is a propaganda radio station floated by some Igbo sons claiming to propagate the course, 45 years after the war .
“Right now the signals from radio biafra has been jammed successfully by the NBC."
“The commission is also working with security agencies to get those that are behind that radio because it is an illegal radio , it is not licensed by anybody to be on the airwave in Nigeria” she said .
Yemi-Esan  said she had led the ministry to brief the President on major activities of the ministry geared towards publicity of government programmes and feed back from Nigerians which influences policy decisions.
Source: Business Day.

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