Tag Archives: Sanction

Lagos State To Sanction International Travelers Evading COVID-19 Test

The Lagos State Government has warned incoming passengers who shun the Federal Government’s guidelines against COVID-19 to desist or face the consequences. The government said such action is to protect Lagosians against the fatal effects of the reversal of the gains made against the pandemic, which are loss of lives, livelihood, and economic hardship. The…

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ICYMI: Nigeria In Talks With UK Over Proposed #EndSARS Unrest Sanctions

The Nigerian government has once again reacted to news that the United Kingdom Parliament has resolved to impose sanctions on some its officials over their role in the “violent suppression” of the ‘EndSARS protests. Recall that Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information, had responded some days ago that the Federal Government isn’t worried about the sanctions. However,…

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ICYMI: Major Highlights From UK Parliament’s Debate On #EndSARS Protest Fallout

After receiving a petition to sanction the Nigerian government for allegedly clamping down on the rights of #EndSARS protesters, members of the United Kingdom Parliament on Monday pushed for possible sanctions over alleged human rights abuses during the anti-police brutality demonstrations. The calls for sanctions were made on Monday evening when the Petitions Committee of the UK Parliament held a debate…

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#EndSARS: UK Parliament Will Discuss Petition Seeking Sanctions Against Nigerian Government

Members of the UK Parliament have scheduled November 23 to debate sanctions against the Buhari administration over its handling of the historic #EndSARS protests which drew international attention last month. The parliamentarians will consider a petition from hundreds of thousands of Nigerians that asked them to look into the killings and gross violations of human…

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NBC Sanctions Arise News, AIT & Channels TV Over Coverage Of #EndSARS Protests

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has fined three major broadcast stations over their “unprofessional coverage” of the #EndSARS protests and the civil unrest that followed it. According to online reports, the regulators on Monday issued Channels Television, Arise Television and Africa Independent Television a fine between N2 million and N3 million. Professor Armstrong Idachaba, the acting NBC Director-General, who…

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NBC To Sanction Any Broadcast That Insults The President, Governors & Senators

Henceforth, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has announced that it will sanction broadcast stations over messages that “insult” Nigerian “leaders and elders”. Chibuike Ogwumike, the zonal director of the NBC Lagos office, revealed in a letter signed and dated August 3 that broadcast stations were warned against such messages from guests during their programmes. According to Ogwumike, who referred broadcasters to…

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Actors Guild Threatens To Sanction Tonto Dikeh If She Continues With ‘Bad Behaviour’

Board of Trustees (BoT) of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) has threatened to sanction actress, Tonto Dikeh if she continues to exhibit bad behavior, portraying the motion picture industry in bad light. Reports stated that The Chairman, Board of Trustees Of the guild, Prince Ifeanyi said: “Tonto Dikeh is exhibiting bad behavior that will no…

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Billionaire Businessman Ifeanyi Ubah Fined N2.5m For Slapping Heartland FC Goalkeeper

Ifeanyi Ubah, Ebele Obi Ifeanyi Ubah, Ebele Obi Billionaire business mogul, Chief Ifeanyi Ubah set the town abuzz following his role in the violence that erupted during a Nigerian Premier League match between his club, Ifeanyi Ubah FC and Heartland FC. Uba was captured on camera as he slapped Heartland FC’s goalkeeper, Ebele Obi who…

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