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Groups express concern over digital switchover delay

digital switchover delayA coalition of civil society organisations has expressed concern over the delay in implementing the switchover from analogue to digital broadcasting in the country.

The National Coordinator of Empowerment for Unemployed Youth Initiative (EUYI), Solomon Adodo, said in Abuja that some cabals were working against the implementation of the plan.

The statement was jointly signed by Yomi David of the Transparency Advocacy for Development Initiative, Comrade Okpanachi Jacob, Civil Society Advocacy Group for Accountability and Probity, Ms. Adebimpe Adeboye, Royal Empowerment for Development Initiative; Chief Raymond Obuseh Integrity Leaders International Development Initiative.

Others are, Mallam Suleiman Musa, Independent Public Service Watch; Comrade Jonathan Ogwuche, Youth Advocacy for Credible Leadership; Comrade Danesi Momoh, Guardians of Democracy and Development; Dominic Ogakwu, Civil Society Groups for Good Governance and Jonathan Ella North/South Youth Integration Forum.

They blamed the failure of Nigeria to meet the switchover date on misappropriation of funds and sharp practices within the industry.

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