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JUST IN!!! Why We’ve Been Unable To Block Biafra TV Broadcasting Illegally – NBC

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THE National Broadcasting Commission, has said it effort to block Biafra Television, from airing in the country’s airwaves was in futility because the station is transmitting via international transmission system.
The media station is believed to be owned by the Indigenous People of Biafra.
The Commission’s Director General, Mr. Modibo Kawu who said the development was already known to relevant security agencies, spoke during an interactive session with journalists in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, on Tuesday.
He said, “Last week, I was in the office of the Inspector- General of Police and they had a TV screen and what was being broadcast was on Biafra Television; they were saying some of the most outlandish things, showing videos from the 1960s and abusing everyone.
“Now, this is happening and they were asking us (NBC) because our duty is to monitor and regulate such but the television is coming from outside of Nigeria.
“Our engineers have been making contacts with the international satellite organisation that does broadcast to Africa about the fact that you cannot allow subversive broadcast into Nigeria from other parts of the world.
“The Biafra Television in the South-East, we have been tracking the station. The broadcast is coming from outside Nigeria. We have been asking questions from international satellite test systems where they are coming from. That is how it is for now.” 

The NBC DG also said Boko Haram insurgents had commenced radio transmission with their station located between Nigerian and Cameroonian borders.

He, however, said security agencies were notified and the station had been stopped from transmission.
He warned against subversive transmission, adding that such an unlawful act could threaten the corporate existence of Nigeria. 
Kawu reiterated the commitment of the NBC to ensuring that all TV and radio transmissions in the country complied with relevant NBC codes.
“Last June, Boko Haram was starting a new radio station, I think on 91.00 megahertz on the FM band from the border between Nigeria and the Republic of Cameroon and so it was our

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