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NMC orders 3 TV stations to cease broadcasting porn

NMC Stations TV

The National Media Commission has directed television stations XYZ TV, Thunder TV and Ice TV to cease forthwith the airing of pornographic materials on their television stations. The directive follows a complaint filed by Mr James Oberko and Mr Tommy Annan Forson against the stations. A statement signed and issued by the Chairman of the NMC, Nana Kwasi Gyan Apenteng ...

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Broadcasters petition NMC over ‘Porn-showing’ TV stations


Two broadcasters, Tommy-Annan Forson and James Kwasi Oberko, have made a complaint against three television stations in Ghana for showing films with pornographic scenes on their channels. The two, on Monday, 12th June 2017, presented their complaint to the National Media Commission and the Ministry of Information against TV XYZ, Ice TV and Thunder TV, for showing these films to ...

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Justice Anin Yeboah calls for action against media abuse

Justice Anin Yeboah

Mr Justice Anin Yeboah, a Supreme Court Judge, on Monday, urged the National Media Commission and other relevant authorities to enforce the regulations against media excesses and professional misconduct that encourage moral decadence and undermine national ethics. He also appealed to Parliament to ensure the passage of the Broadcasting and the Right to Information Bills into laws. Expressing concern about ...

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