President Muhammadu Buhari has given his nod to the reconstituted
Governing Board of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC),
following the expiration of the tenure of the former Board.
In a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday, the Minister of
Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the board has Hon.
Bashir Omolaja Bolarinwa as Chairman.
Other members, who were appointed to represent various interests as
stipulated by the NBC Act, include Mr. Wada Asab Ibrahim, Mr.
Iheanyichukwu Azubike Dike, Mrs. Adesola Oyinloye Ndu and Mr. Olaniyan
Also on the Board are Mr. Bashir Ibrahim, Mr. Obiora Ilo, Mr, Ahmad
Sajo, Engr. Bayo Erikitola, a representative of the State Security
Service, a representative of the Federal Ministry of Information and
Culture as well as the Director-General of the Commission.
The Board has a three-year tenure.