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NCC stops Buhari’s fund raising platforms

2015-01-22 21:28
Lagos - Few hours after the campaign Fund-Raising Committee of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) presidential campaign unveiled its online fund raising platforms, the National Communications Commission (NCC) has ordered telecommunication service providers to stop all partisan political adverts and promotions, reports New Telegraph.

The party, is however, accusing the NCC of seeking to block its ability to use the platforms of SMS, ringtones and scratch cards to raise funds for its campaign.

Lai Mohammed, the party’s national Publicity Secretary, said there was no basis to prevent individuals and corporate entities from using SMS and ringtones for legitimate publicity and promos.

Also read: Fashola accuses FG of shutting down APC website

He noted that what the NCC did was a clear abuse of office.

Read more at New Telegraph.

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