President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reconstitution of the Governing Board of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), following the expiration of the tenure of the previous board. This was disclosed on Wednesday by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. The minister said the board would serve for a term of three years as stipulated by the NBC Act.
The Chairman of the new board is Hon. Bashir Bolarinwa while other members include Mr. Wada Ibrahim, Mrs. Adesola Ndu, Mr. Olaniyan Badmus, Mr. Iheanyichukwu Dike, Mr. Bashir Ibrahim, Mr. Obiora Ilo, Mr. Bayo Erikitola, and Mr. Ahmad Sajo.
Other board members include representatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture as well as the Director-General of the NBC.