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NBC grants satellite broadcast licence to Nigerian university

Monday 12 August 2019 | 10:41 CET | News
The National Broadcasting Commission has granted approval for a Direct Satellite Broadcast (DSB) licence for Bayero University in Kano,  Premium Times reported. NBC Director-General Ishaq Kawu, said that the licence would allow the university to operate its own television station and train students in television broadcasting, as the commission has had a long partnership with the university in the area of broadcast journalism.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: NBC
Countries: Nigeria
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