Monday, February 15, 2016
Breaking News: Nigerian Government Sacks Heads Of NTA, NAN, FRCN and other Government Owned Media.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the announcement of their disengagement during a meeting he held with the Chief Executives of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), Voice of Nigeria (VON), News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) and the National Orientation Agency (NOA) on Monday.
The Minister also instructed that the disengaged Chief Executives should hand over to the most senior officials in their various establishments.
He thanked them for their service to the nation and wished them "best of luck" in their future endeavours.
The affected Chief Executives are the Directors-General of NTA, Mr. Sola Omole, FRCN (Mr. Ladan Salihu), VON (Mr Sam Worlu), NOA (Mr. Mike Omeri), NBC (Mr. Emeka Mba) and the Managing Director of NAN (Mr. Ima Niboro).