CSOs oppose bill to enable NBC fix tariff for satellite TV

CSOs oppose bill to enable NBC fix tariff for satellite TV

CSOs oppose bill to enable NBC fix tariff for satellite TV   Some civil society organisations (CSOs) have kicked against an amendment bill seeking to grant the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) power to fix tariff for digital satellite television services. The bill aims to empower NBC to “regulate and review, through its broadcasting code, the tariff being charged by the Digital Satellite Television Services and other broadcasting outfits in Nigeria and other subscription policy for subscribers”. However, some media stakeholders opposed the amendment at a public hearing organised by the…

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