Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has blamed the likes of the General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor W. F Kumuyi and men of God for the suspension of Daar Communication Plc, homeowners of AIT, RAY POWER license till additional discover.
Nigeria Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on Thursday suspended the license of Daar Communications Plc, homeowners of AIT, RAY POWER.
Daar Communication Plc is owned by High Chief Raymond Dokpesi, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party.
The Director-General of NBC, Modibbo Kawu, introduced on Thursday that the motion was taken for failure of the broadcasting station to abide by the broadcasting code.
The offences listed by the NBC included the airing of a presidential election documentary by the AIT, a matter pending earlier than a tribunal, the lack of the corporate to pay its charges, the use of “divisive and inciting contents from the Social Media” amongst others.
But reacting, Omokri blamed Pastor Kumuyi for the NBC’s decision, which he described as an ‘act of aggression’.
Omokri wrote: “First they got here for the Legislature (Bukola Saraki), we did nothing, Next they got here for the Judiciary (CJN Walter Onnoghen), we stated nothing. Now, they’ve come for the Press (AIT). Will you continue to do NOTHING?
“This act of aggression against AIT is only possible because men of God, Like Pastor Kumuyi, refuse to speak and instead ask those who will speak not to “attack” a authorities that assaults our liberty. That is how they saved quiet below Abacha.”
Recall that Kumuyi had not too long ago suggested Nigerians in opposition to attacking President Buhari.
Kumuyi, who gave the admonition throughout his sermon on the Deeper Life Bible Church, Headquarters, Gbagada, in Lagos, stated that actual Christians should obey constituted authorities and shun violence.