Nigeria Police Broadcasting Service to go live in late November

Monday 4 September 2017 | 11:16 CET | News
The proposed Nigeria Police Broadcasting Service (NPBS) will hit the airwaves nationwide on 28 November, according to its chairman Ediri Jerry Wesley. Wesley said the NPBS will focus on four areas of operation, namely television, radio, online and emergency control centre, CommunicationsWeek reported. The project is a Public Private Partnership with the Nigeria Police to help curb insecurity by prompt response to emergencies.

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