NBC sanctions AIT, Channels, Arise over Lekki shooting

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Popular National Broadcasting Station (NBC) has sanctioned three major broadcast stations over their alleged roles in spreading violence across the nation .

The stations fined are Arise TV, African Independent Television (AIT) and Channels Television between N2million and N3million.

These stations were accused of airing unconfirmed images of the alleged shooting that took place in Lekki tollgate, Lagos state.

The protest, which began on a peaceful note has since gone violence, which made many states experience massive destruction and looting of public and private properties.