The reconstitution of the Governing Board of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), has been approved by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The approval came following the expiration of the tenure of the former Board.
The Minister of Information and culture, Lai Mohammed in a statement on wednesday signed by his media aide, Segun Adeyemi said the board has Bashir Omolaja Bolarinwa as Chairman.
Other members, who were appointed to represent various interests as stipulated by the NBC Act, include Mr. Wada Asab Ibrahim, Mr. Iheanyichukwu Azubike Dike, Mrs. Adesola Oyinloye Ndu and Mr. Olaniyan Olatunji Badmus.
Also on the Board are Mr. Bashir Ibrahim, Mr. Obiora Ilo, Mr, Ahmad Sajo, Engr. Bayo Erikitola, a representative of the State Security Service, a representative of the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture as well as the Director-General of the Commission.
According to the statement, the Board has a three-year tenure.