Review of Amended 6th Edition of Nigeria Broadcasting CodeAugust 25, 2020
Recently, the Nigerian government announced amendments to the 6th edition of the Nigerian broadcasting code. The amendments, as published in the media, make provisions for local content in the broadcast industry, increased advertising revenue for local broadcast stations and content producers, and creates far-reaching restrictions with regards to monopolistic and anti-competitive behaviour. Highlighted below are some of the key provisions of the Code.
Regulators Response to Business Continuity (Health & Pharmaceuticals Sector)May 18, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to adversely affect the world and global economy particularly the health sector. All over the world, nations are beginning to strengthen their health sector in a bid to protect their populace, curb the spread of the coronavirus as well as establish strong and formidable health industries to deal with current and future health hazards.
NITDA Extends Deadline To File Data Protection Audit Report To 30th June 2020May 14, 2020
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has granted a further extension of time for companies yet to comply with their data audit filing obligations under the Nigeria Data Protection Regulation (NDPR). Such companies now have till 30th June 2020 to file their Data Audit reports.