NUJ has condemned the closure of AIT and Raypower FM by the NBC

Nigeria Union of journalist NUJ has condemned the closure of AIT and Raypower FM by the national Broadcasting Commission NBC.

NUJ also urged NBC to do the needful by reopening the stations within 24 hours stating that the action portents grave danger for free and independent media.

A statement signed by the president of NUJ, Chris Isguzo and the national secretary Shuaibu Usman Leman, described NBC actions as unacceptable.

It will be recalled that on Thursday, NBC suspended the operations of Daar Communications owners of AIT and Raypower FM  over allegations of breaching broadcasting code.