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STATIONS SANCTIONED BETWEEN OCTOBER - DECEMBER, 2017
S/N STATION PROGRAMME DATE/ TIME ESSENCE OF BREACH CODE BREACHED ACTION
ABUJA ZONE       
1 CRYSTAL FM Musical 3/10/17, 10:32am Musical with vulgar lyrics 3.13.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
2 COOL FM Musical 7/11/17, 4:39pm Musical with vulgar lyrics 3.13.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
3 NBS FM, KEFFI Musical 17/11/17, 7:59pm, 16/11/17, 3:38pm Use of NTBB musical, Musical with vulgar lyrics 3.1.6, 3.13.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
4 NBS FM, KEFFI Musical 18/11/17, 8:54am Musical with vulgar lyrics 3.13.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
5 DITTO Musical 18/11/17, 10:10am, 10:23am Musical with vulgar lyrics 3.13.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
6 OPTIONS FM, AKWANGA Musical 14/11/17, 11:15am Use of NTBB Musical 3.1.6 Station fined N100,000.00
7 HOT FM Musical 24/11/17, 10:14am Musical with vulgar lyrics 3.6.1, 3.13.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
8 AIT, Abuja Medical 9/11/17, 4:30pm Unverifiable claims to cure hypertension and treat high blood sugar 7.3.5, 7.3.7, 7.3.3 Station fined N100,000.00
9 SOBI FM Tradomedic 11/11/17, 9:57am Unverifiable claims and promotion of superstition 7.0.23, 7.0.24 Station fined N100,000.00
10 RAYPOWER FM Advert 6/11/17, 3;46pm  Advertisement of Lotto without stating terms and conditions 7.0.28 Station fined N100,000.00
11 KOGI FM, LOKOJA Advert 19/11/17, 5:25pm Alcoholic advertisement before stipulated time 7.4.4 Station fined N100,000.00
12 NASARAWA STATE TV, LAFIA Advert 13/11/17, 8:34pm Voicing of political jingle by a presenter 7.0.20, 7.6.2(a&c), 5.2.2 Station fined N100,000.00
13 WE FM Pepsi Show 6/12/17, 10:25am Endorsement of sponsor by presenter 7.0.15 Station fined N100,000.00
14 ITV, ABUJA Straight Talk Africa 10/11/17, 5:04pm Relay of foreign news station in its entirety 5.1.9 Station fined N100,000.00
15 NASARAWA TV (NBS) KEFFI Technical - Lack of aviation warning light 12.2.2.11 Station fined N100,000.00
16 NTA, LAFIA Technical - Lack of aviation warning light 12.2.2.11 Station fined N100,000.00
17 NBS FM, LAFIA Advert 13/11/17, 4:40pm, 14/11/17, 4:41pm, 7:40pm, 15/11/17, 6:17am Voicing of political advertisement by a newscaster with excessive duration 7.0.20, 5.2.2, 7.6.2(a&b), 5.2.17 Station fined N200,000.00
18 MALONEY FM, KEFFI Advert 18/11/17, 7:19pm Political compaign before stipulated time 7.6.6, 5.2.19 Station fined N499,999.00
19 NASARAWA STATE TV, LAFIA Advert 13/11/17, 8:34pm Voicing of political advertisement by newscaster with excessive duration 7.0.20, 5.2.2, 7.6.2 (a&b), 5.2.7 Station fined N100,000.00
BENIN ZONE       
1 RHYTHM 93.7 FM, BENIN Musical 31/10/17, 4:44pm, 4:46pm Musicals laced with vulgar lyrics 3.13.2.2 (c') Station fined N100,000.00
2 RHYTHM 93.7 FM, BENIN Infomercial 25/11/17, 9:12pm, 9:13pm, 9:33pm Tradomedic infomercials with claims to treat serious diseases such as infertility, STDs, Tuberclosis, erectal dysfunction, pile etc. 7.3.5, 7.3.7, 7.3.18 Station fined N200,000.00
2 RHYTHM 93.7 FM, BENIN Musical 31/10/17, 4:44pm, 4:46pm Musical replete with vulgar lyrics such as fuck, fucking etc. 3.6.1, 3.13.2.2c Statoin fined N100,000.00
3 VIBES FM 97.3, BENIN Musical 18/11/17, 4:27pm, 5:29pm Musical replete with vulgar lyrics   3.6.1, 3.13.2.2c Statoin fined N100,000.00
ENUGU ZONE       
1 IBC (ORIENT TV) OWERRI xxx Triple X (The Return of Xender cage) 6/11/17, 8:30pm     Broadcast of violent and obscene foreign movie at family belt 3.6.1, 1.16.1, 1.16.2, 3.4.7 Station fined N100,000.00
2 IBC FM, (ORIENT FM) OWERRI Musical 14/12/17, 8:49pm Musical with vulgar lyrics 3.6.1 Station fined N100,000.00
3 DREAM FM, ENUGU Operation Treat Yourself 3/10/17, 8:58pm, 9;05pm Unverifiable claims to cure serious diseases   7.0.18, 7.3.5 Station fined N100,000.00
4 URBAN RADIO, ENUGU Health Matters 4/10/17, 10:00am Unverifiable claims to cure diseases   4.3.1(g) Station fined N100,000.00
5 ABS FM, AWKA Religious 19/10/17, 11:04am Unverifiable miracle claims 4.3.1(h, I, & g) Station fined N100,000.00
6 HEARTLAND FM, (FRCN) OWERRI Advert 17/10/17, 9:06pm, 20/10/17, 8:55pm, 8:59pm Unverifiable claims to cure various diseases 7.3.5, 7.3.7 Station fined N100,000.00
7 DITTO Trado-medics 17/10/17, 9:27pm, 9:38pm. 20/10/17, 8:55pm, 8:59pm, 21/10/17, 9;06pm, 11:21am, 11:26am Unverifiable claims to cure various diseases 7.3.5, 7.3.7 Station fined N100,000.00
8 FAMILY LOVE FM, ENUGU infomercial   9/11/17, 8:13pm, 11,11,17, 8:31pm, 8:34pm Unverifiable claims to cure serious diseases 7.3.5, 7.3.7, 7.3.18 Station fined N100,000.00
9 HEARTLAND FM, (FRCN) OWERRI Infomercial  6/12/17, 8:58am  Unverifiable claims by trado medical practitioner 8.2.2, 7.3.5, 7.3.6, 7.3.18 Station fined N100,000.00
10 RADIO ODENIGBO FM, OBOSI Environ Drink 1/2 hr 12/12/18, 5:30pm, 6:00pm Unverifiable claims in the promotion of "Environ Drink 1/2 hour" by the presenter 1.9.3, 7.0.15, 7.0.18, 7.3.18 Station fined N100,000.00
11 RADIO SAPIENTIA ONITSHA Advert 10/11/17, 10:06am, 10:24am Use of superlatives in advertisements of "Metro Tile" and "House of Viva Boutique" 7.0.14 Station fined N100,000.00
12 BCA RADIO FM, UMUAHIA PPA 11/12/17, 10;17am, 14/12/17, 9;42pm, 9:47pm, 16/12/17, 6:19am Advertisements with the use of superlatives 7.0.14 Station fined N100,000.00
13 ABS TV ONITSHA Political Documentary 9/11/17, 10:00am, 10"30am Use of hateful and incriminating speech by APGA against the PDP 4.5.1, 3.6.1, 7.6.2 Station fined N200,000.00
14 ORIENT FM (IBC) OWERRI Trado-Medics 1/11/17, 9:30pm, 9:36pm, 9:40pm, 2/11/17, 9:43pm, 3/11/17, 9:50pm Unverifiable claims to cure various diseases by tradomedical practitioners 7.3.5, 7.3.6, 7.3.7, 7.3.11, 7.3.18, 8.2.2 Station fined N200,000.00
15 DREAM FM, ENUGU Commercial 18/11/17, 6:43am Political advertisement less than 24 hours to election 7.6.6 Station fined N500,000.00
16 EBBC RADIO, ABAKALIKI infomercial 10/10/17, 10:18am Unverifiable claims to cure various diseases 7.0.18, 7.3.5 Station fined N75,000.00
17 ABS TV ONITSHA Omere Eme  10/11/17, 10:15pm Unverifiable claims to heal serious diseases and endorsement of sponsor by presenter 7.3.7, 7.3.5, 7.0.15, 7.0.17, 7.0.18 Station fined N75,000.00
18 VISION AFRICA RADIO, UMUAHIA Advert 27/11/17, 8:58am Advertisement of "Prostalin Herbal" with unverifiable claim to cure prostate cancer 7.3.6, 7.0.18 Station fined N75,000.00
19 DREAM FM, ENUGU Infomercial 30/9/17, 10:35am Endorsement of sponsors by presenter 7.0.15, Station fined N75,000.00
20 ETV, ENUGU News 30/9/17, 8:00pm Indecent atire by the newscaster exposing her cleavage 1.9.1 Station fined N75,000.00
IBADAN ZONE       
1 RAINBOW FM, ISHERI Akamara 8/10/17, 9:00pm, 11:00pm Attack on another religion 4.3.1 (d), 4.5.1 Station fined N100,000.00
2 INSPIRATION FM, IBADAN Ogunrege 3/10/17, 1:00pm, 2:00pm Unverifiable claims to increase libido and endorsed by the presenter 7.3.18, 7.0.15, 8.2.1 Station fined N100,000.00
3 DITTO Advert 27/11/17, 7:25pm Unverifiable claim in the advert of "Shapiro Herbal Mixture" to increase libido 7.3.18 Station fined N100,000.00
4 OGTV, ABEOKUTA Adojutofo 30/10/17, 3:00pm, 3:30pm Excessive infomercial duration and endorsement of sponsor by presenter 8.2.3 (a), 7.0.15 Station fined N100,000.00
5 ROCK CITY FM, ABEOKUTA Sports Parole 13/11/17, 4:45pm, 5:00pm Endorsement of sponsor by presenter and lack of straight dealing 7.0.15, 7.0.20, 3.2.1, 8.2.1 Station fined N100,000.00
6 SPLASH FM, IBADAN Infomercial 21/11/17, 8:07pm, 8:15pm Voicing of advertisement by newscaster and endorsement of sponsor by presenter 7.0.20, 7.0.15 Station fined N100,000.00
7 INSPIRATION FM, IBADAN Tiwa N Tiwa 20/11/17, 12:30pm, 1:00pm Endorsement of sponsor by presenter 7.0.15 Station fined N100,000.00
8 KENNIS MUSIC FM, AREPO Phone-In 6/10/17, 2:30pm Use of indecent and vulgar language by presenter 3.6.1, 3.1.9 Station fined N100,000.00
9 OKE-OGUN FM, ALAGA Advert 27/11/17, 7:25pm Unverifiable claims by trado medical practitioner to cure infertility 7.3.18 Station fined N100,000.00
10 LAGELU FM, IBADAN Advert 28/6/17 Unverifiable claims by trado medical practitioner to cure various diseases 7.3.5 Station fined N100,000.00
11 SPLASH FM, IBADAN Advert 7/9/2017 Advertisement of condom before stipulated time 7.3.20 Station fined N100,000.00
12 LAGELU FM, IBADAN News 8/9/2017 Misrepresentation of news 5.1.2 Station fined N200,000.00
JOS ZONE       
1 FRCN HARVEDT FM, MAKURDI Musical 9/101/7, 11:25am, 3:00pm, 3:28pm Broadcat of series of musicals laced with vulgar lyrics 3.6.1, 3.13.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
KADUNA ZONE       
1 LIBERTY FM/TV KADUNA Turban Dimocradiya 11/10/17, 8:30pm Broadcast of unsubstantiated remarks against Mamman Daura and Kyari 3.3.3, 3.4.2, 4/5/1, 5.2.4 Station fined N100,000.00
2 AMINCI RADIO KANO Commercial Time out 19/11/17, 8:02pm, 8:15pm Broadcast of trado-medics with spurious claims 2.2.2, 7.3.7, 7.3.5 Station fined N100,000.00
3 LIBERTY FM/TV KADUNA Tradomedic 22/11/17, 9:45pm, 9:53pm Broadcast of trado-medics with spurious claims 7.3.5, 7.3.15, 7.3.18 Station fined N100,000.00
6 COMPANION FM, KATSINA Sarki Baka 22/11/117, 9:00am, 9:15am Broadcast of trado-medics with spurious claims 7.3.7 7.3.5 Station fined N100,000.00
7 AREWA RADIO KANO Kayan Bako 20/12/17, 12:30pm 12:55pm Broadcat of trado medics with spurious claims  7.3.5, 7.3.18, 1.5d Station fined N100,000.00
8 DITV/ALHERI RADIO KADUNA Gari Ya Waye 5/12/17, 7:00am, 8:00am, 1:00pm, 12:00noon Broadcast of trado-medics with unverifiable claims 7.0.18, 7.3.5 Station fined N100,000.00
9 JBC AM, JIGAWA Kuwon Lafiyar Iyali a musulumci 16/12/17, 8:00pm, 9:00pm Broadcast with offers to treat by correspondence 7.3.5, 7.3.13 Station fined N100,000.00
10 KATSINA RADIO Baushe Sarkin Magani 16/11/17, 8:45am, 9:00am Broadcast of trado-medics with spurious claims 7.3.5, 7.3.11, 7.3.12 Station fined N100,000.00
11 VISION FM, KATSINA Trado-medics 17/11/17, 9:00am, 9:15am, Broadcast of trado-medics with spurious claims 7.3.5, 7.3.11, 7.3.12 Station fined N100,000.00
12 VISION FM, KATSINA Commercial 3/11/17, 9:30am, 9:45am Broadcast of Islamic trado-medics with spurious claims 7.3.7, 7.3.11, 7.3.18 Station fined N100,000.00
13 VISION FM, KATSINA Ko wane tsunsu 9/10/17, 8:30pm Broadcast of unfair remarks against Governor Aminu Bello Masari 4.5.1, 5.2.5. 3.3.3, 3.4.2 Station fined N250,000.00
14 EXPRESS FM RADIO, KANO Campaign Jingle 13/10/17, 9:56pm, 15/10/17, 10:03pm Campaigning before INEC approved time  7.6.6 Station fined N500,000.00
LAGOS ZONE       
1 NIGERIA INFO 99.3FM, LAGOS Midday Dialogue 4/10/17, 1:00pm, 2:00pm Broadcast of content capable of inciting one community against another - Asaba massacre 3.1.2 Station fined N500,000.00
2 LTV CH 35, LAGOS Music Mox 2/10/17, 2;36pm Broadcast of NTBB musical 3.1.6 Station fined N250,000.00 
3 CITY FM, LAGOS Commercial 15/12/17, 7:00am, 7:45am Endorsement of sponsors by presenter 7.0.15 Station fined N300,000.00
MAIDUGURI ZONE       
1 BRTV (FM) MAIDUGURI Karmo Kawusube 2/10/17, 1:00pm, 1:15pm Broadcast of unsubstantiated claims to cure ailments by one Abdullahi Sarkin Baka 7.3.1, 7.3.5, 7.0.18, 8.2.2, 4.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
2 FRCN, MAIDUGURI Commercials 7/10/17, 8/10/17, 12:27pm, 12:36pm Broadcast of unsubstantiated claims for cure by one Abubakar Baushes 7.3.1, 7.3.5, 7.0.18, 8.2.2, 4.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
3 PROGRESS FM, RADIO, GOMBE Free Slot 5/10/17, 12:17pm, 12:30pm Broadcast of trado-medics with unsubstantiated claims to offer cure for ailments by Abiyar Abdullahi Sarkin Baka Wazirin Daji 7.3.1, 7.3.5, 7.0.18, 8.2.2, 4.2.2c Station fined N100,000.00
SOKOTO ZONE       
UYO ZONE      
1 RHYTHM, PORT HARCOURT Commercial ####### Commercial with the use of superlative 7.0.14 Station fined N100,00.00
2 COMFORT FM, UYO Commercial 13/11/17 Advertisement with the use of superlative 7.0.14 Station fined N100,000.00
3 PLANET FM, UYO Kukere mkpo with oma & Bishop KP 11/10/17, 1:30pm, 2:50pm Unverifiable claims to cure different types of ailments 7.3.5 Station fined N100,000.00
4 NDTV, YENEGOA Infomercial (Trado-medics) 2/11/17, 6:42pm Unverifiable claim to cure all kinds of ailments 7.3.7 Station fined N100,000.00
5 RHYTHM, YENEGOA Healthy Living by Heritage International Therapy 2/11/17, 7:30pm Spurious claim to cure all sexually transmitted diseases 7.3.5, 7.3.15 Station fined N100,000.00
6 RHYTHM, YENEGOA Healthy Living by Heritage International Therapy 2/11/17, 7:30pm Tradomedic advert with claims to cure all sexual transmitted diseases 7.3.5, 7.3.15, 7.3.18 Station fined N100,000.00
7 INSPIRATION FM, UYO Advert 7/11/17, 3:52pm Advertisement with the use of superlative 7.0.14 Station fined N100,000.00
8 HIT FM, CALABAR Advert ####### Advertisement with the use of superlative 7.0.14 Station fined N100,000.00
9 GLORY FM, YENEGOA Advert 3/11/17, 5:44pm Advertisement with the use of superlative 7.0.14 Station fined N100,000.00
10 ROYAL FM, YENEGOA Advert 31/10/17 Commercial with the use of superlative 7.0.14 Station fined N100,000.00
11 ATLANTIC FM, UYO Advert ####### Advertisement with the use of superlative 7.0.14 Station fined N100,000.00
12 AKBC TV, UYO   1/12/17, 3:06pm Broadcast of political campaign with 24 hours to election 7.6.7 Station fined N500,000.00

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