By Chibuike Nwabuko
Abuja (Sundiata Post) – Dr Tunde Akanni has called for the merging of the Nigeria Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) with the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC).
The varsity Don who argued that that is the case in advanced countries recalled what happened between the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed and the NBC management over certain issues in the past.
He made the call on Sunday at the beginning of the 3-day training titled: “Freedom of Press and The Codes of Conduct For Nigerian Journalists And Media Houses” organised by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Abuja.
Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a German foundation sponsored by the German government promoting democracy, rule of law and a socially and environmentally responsible market economy in more than 120 countries.
KAS is bring together journalists to re-assess the current state and trends of freedom of the press and the codes of conduct for Nigeria journalists and work out ways for improvement.