Benin - The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) said on Tuesday in Benin that it had arrested seven persons involved in alleged illegal transmission of the signals of Multichoice Nigeria Ltd, owners of DSTV.
The NCC Zonal Manager in Benin, Michael Madueke, disclosed this to newsmen in Benin.
Madueke said that the suspects were arrested on June 21 during an anti-piracy raid by the surveillance unit of the commission in Benin City.
He said that the suspects would be charged to court as soon as investigations were concluded.
Madueke listed items impounded from the suspects to include cables, decoders, splitters and smart cards, estimated at N12 million.
Madueke urged the public to report any illegal network providers to the NCC.
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