Extra reactions have continued to path the suspension of Channels TV by the Nigerian Authorities.
DAILY POST reviews that the TV station was suspended and fined by the Nationwide Broadcasting Fee, NBC, for permitting a frontrunner of the Indigenous folks of Biafra, IPOB, to make secessionist and inciting declarations on air with out warning.
The choice has since stirred reactions as some Nigerians described the motion by NBC as unconstitutional and oppression of the media.
Some Nigerians who vented their anger on Twitter, accused the Buhari-led authorities of favoritism whereas questioning the existence of ‘one Nigeria’
Making reference to Channels TV interviews with Miyetti Allah, Sheik Gumi, some Nigerians accused the current authorities of selling inequality and widening the hole of disunity within the nation.
Listed here are some feedback gathered by DAILY POST from Twitter;
@Uncle_Ajala “ NBC fined Channels TV a sum of N5 million for breaching the published code by interviewing IPOB consultant. Channels TV interviewed Miyetti Allah guys a number of occasions, no tremendous or sanctions by NBC, one Nigeria is certainly a joke that’s not humorous.”
@OladiranOyewale “ When leaders of Miyetti Allah declared conflict on farmers on this similar Channels TV, it was not suspended, however when that of IPOB was aired, it grew to become a taboo to listen to their views. Na wa o. Are we one Nigeria?
@Jaggarniyu “ With all that has been occurring in Nigeria plus the tremendous that Channels TV has been slammed with, it’s apparent that this administration recognises just one tribe because the supreme tribe. The remainder of us are second class residents and it appears the Igbos have it worse.”
@Sodiqtade “ Miyetti Allah as soon as threatened the unity of this nation on Channels TV and the clowning NBC didn’t say a factor. The identical NBC is now pretending to be proactive by suspending the identical TV for interviewing IPOB. That is all it is advisable learn about as we speak’s Nigeria underneath Buhari.”
@Scad_official “ If NBC can droop Channels TV that has received finest TV station for over 10 years as a result of they interviewed IPOB chief, I’m afraid that what we apply is audio freedom of speech. You’re shocked Jack picked Ghana over Nigeria? There you go.”
@Nefertiti “ However when Miyetti Allah visitor speaker threatened Nigerians on the identical Channels TV, NBC didn’t act. The goose and gander are usually not equal. WE GET THE MESSAGE LOUD & CLEAR!! OH YES.
@Oduduwar “ Interviewing MiyettI Allah terrorist group by Channels TV is a journalistic obligation however speaking to an IPOB chief is tantamount to aiding and inspiring secession. Buhari authorities is the federal government of the terrorist, by the terrorist and for the terrorist.”
@FestusGreen “ Channels TV supplied their platform to Miyetti Allah, a terrorist group that has was ranked “the fourth deadliest terror group on the planet” by the USA. Nigeria Broadcasting Fee NBC, did nothing.Identical NBC banned Channels for interviewing IPOB. Terrorist authorities.”
@Mr Freeman “ Injustice can by no means make Nigeria transfer ahead as a result of fulanis are controlling all the things what do you assume, when Sheik Gumi was interviewed with bandits they didn’t ban them.”
@AyoBankole “ With the suspension of Channels TV, all patriotic Nigerians dwelling in Nigeria, who want a greater Nigeria and converse or advocate for it, must be scared for his or her security and future. Nobody is secure. There isn’t any pretense to it anymore. The worst half is that the world doesn’t care.”
@ObinnaEzea “ There’s no different factor this inept, callous, Boko Haram sympathiser, clueless authorities received’t do to subdue everybody however it shall come to an finish in the future.”
@Judeobiora4 “ It’s laughable that this folks on this current authorities are imply in destroying all the things in Nigeria. Time shall inform.”