NBC Extends Deadline on Outstanding Licence Fees

By Time Nigeria Following the intervention of the leadership of Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON), led by Mr John Momoh, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has extended the deadline for the payment of outstanding licence fees by broadcast stations by three months. This was disclosed on Friday in Abuja by the Director-General of NBC, Malam […]

We Will Develop National Content for Digital Broadcasting in Nigeria-Modibbo Kawu

By Abdul Rahman Aliagan The Director General of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) Malam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu recently disclosed that the commission is set to develop National content for digital broadcasting in Nigeria as well as ensuring that 70 percent of Nigerian Television programme is made up of local content. Time Nigeria exclusively gathered. The hint […]

Crude Oil Deposits Found in Bida

      Crude oil deposits have been found in Bida basin in Niger State. Professor Nuhu Obaje, the director of the Ibrahim Badamasi Babaginda University Research Centre, Lapai, made this known in Lagos. He said his centre has informed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and the Niger State Government about its finding. Obaje also […]

7.8m Idle PVCs with INEC

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that  it has 7.8 million uncollected Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) from the 2015 general elections. The Chairman of the commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, dropped this at a meeting of Civil Society Organisations Situation Room in Abuja, he said that out of the uncollected PVCs, Lagos had […]

NCC develops numbering plan for telephone networks

By Samuel Oyejola The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) says it has developed National Numbering Plan (NNP) to set up uniform numbering scheme for easy calls to subscribers and operators. The NCC made this known in a statement on its website. According to the release, the NNP would provide a uniform dialling procedure for local, national […]