Buhari Appoints Veteran Broadcaster Balarabe Ilelah As NBC DG

Channels Television  
Updated June 11, 2021
The new NBC DG, Mr. Balarabe Shehu Ilelah


President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Balarabe Shehu Ilelah, as the Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC).

Mr. Ilelah is a veteran broadcaster.

READ ALSO: You Will Forfeit Your Salaries Until Your Strike Is Called Off, Wike Tells PASAN

The Minister of Information and Culture,  Lai Mohammed,
announced the appointment in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday.

He said Mr. Ilelah’s appointment is for a tenure of five years in the
first instance.

He replaces Prof. Armstrong Idachaba.