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[CONTENT]#VIOLATIONS: UNITED STATES IS PLANNING TO REVIEW THE DMCA AND COPYRIGHT LAWS.

​Following the just concluded US elections, the copyright office have posted a new notice asking public about new copyright law. From last few years government is continuously receiving different suggestions to reform and correct DMCA.  Many stake holders of the technological companies, civil right groups and law scholar come forward to give their suggestion. Now… Continue reading [CONTENT]#VIOLATIONS: UNITED STATES IS PLANNING TO REVIEW THE DMCA AND COPYRIGHT LAWS.

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[BRANDWEEK]#REPORT: MTN NIGERIA SUSPENDS SHAREHOLDERS’ DIVIDEND PAYOUT.

MTN Nigeria has suspended dividends payouts from Nigeria, its third biggest market-​shareholders got the bad news few days ago. Third-quarter user numbers have fallen slightly – no thanks to a weaker showing in South Africa, where MTN vies for market share with Vodacom and Cell Companies. The telecoms company announced this in Johannesburg, as the… Continue reading [BRANDWEEK]#REPORT: MTN NIGERIA SUSPENDS SHAREHOLDERS’ DIVIDEND PAYOUT.

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[TELECOMMS] #FINES: NCC MAY SANCTION GLOBACOM ON INTERCONNECT VIOLATIONS. READ:

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to sanction Globacom for not adhering to the 10 percent threshold for interconnect traffic by telecom companies even as it says it has discovered 41 fake and unlicensed service providers operating in the country’s telecommunications industry. This is contained in the organisation’s 2016 Q1 Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Report… Continue reading [TELECOMMS] #FINES: NCC MAY SANCTION GLOBACOM ON INTERCONNECT VIOLATIONS. READ:

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[COMMUNITY] #VIRALVIDEOS: COPS SHOT DEAD IN AFTERMATH OF ALTON STERLING’S KILLING; RAPPERS SNOOP DOGG, CHRIS BROWN REACT. WATCH VIDEOS:

  In an eye witness account on tuesday, earlier this week 37-year-old Alton Sterling who sells CDs in front of Triple S Food Mart owned by  Abdullah Muflahihe was fatally shot by police in Baton Rouge , Louisiana. The Officers Were Wearing Body Cameras, But Officials Say They ‘Fell Off’ during the altercation however video footage was… Continue reading [COMMUNITY] #VIRALVIDEOS: COPS SHOT DEAD IN AFTERMATH OF ALTON STERLING’S KILLING; RAPPERS SNOOP DOGG, CHRIS BROWN REACT. WATCH VIDEOS:

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[AUTOBRANDS] #FINES: TOYOTA IS RECALLING ITS CARS WITH FAULTY AIRBAGS AS VOLKSWAGEN IS TO PAY $10K DAMAGES EACH TO PASSAT TDI OWNERS.

​Japanese carmaker Toyota says it will recall 482,000 vehicles in the US over faulty airbags. The cars affected are Prius models from 2010 to 2012 and Lexus CT models from 2011 and 2012. Toyota and other carmakers have over the past years been rocked by millions of recalls over problems with airbags supplied by supplier… Continue reading [AUTOBRANDS] #FINES: TOYOTA IS RECALLING ITS CARS WITH FAULTY AIRBAGS AS VOLKSWAGEN IS TO PAY $10K DAMAGES EACH TO PASSAT TDI OWNERS.

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[BRANDS] #VIOLATIONS: RECKITTS BENCKISER ADMITS TO SELLING POISONED DISINFECTANTS.

Britain-based firm Reckitt Benckiser has admitted for the first time to selling a humidifier disinfectant that killed about a hundred people in South Korea. The head of its South Korean division was attacked by angry relatives as he apologised at a Seoul hotel. Reckitt Benckiser is among several firms whose products are blamed for the… Continue reading [BRANDS] #VIOLATIONS: RECKITTS BENCKISER ADMITS TO SELLING POISONED DISINFECTANTS.

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[FINES & VIOLATIONS] NAFDAC DESTROYES GUINNESS’ EXPIRED RAW MATERIALS, DEMANDS N1BILLION FINE.

The National Agency For Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) yesterday destroyed expired malt extract and glucose belonging to Guinness Nigeria Plc. Guinness has been given permission to destroy the expired raw materials belonging to them while we supervise. “We have two products, the malt extracts in drums and glucose in packs. “We have… Continue reading [FINES & VIOLATIONS] NAFDAC DESTROYES GUINNESS’ EXPIRED RAW MATERIALS, DEMANDS N1BILLION FINE.

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[FINES/VIOLATIONS] DSTV NIGERIA SLAMMED BY CONSUMER PROTECTION AGENCY.

The Consumer Protection Council (CPC) has ordered MultiChoice Nigeria Limited in the provision of its Digital Satellite Broadcast Television (DStv) to compensate consumers within 90 days and introduce toll-free lines to them, following confirmation of its investigations on allegations of violations of consumer rights. Consequently, the Council in Abuja yesterday directed DStv to release of… Continue reading [FINES/VIOLATIONS] DSTV NIGERIA SLAMMED BY CONSUMER PROTECTION AGENCY.

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[BRANDS] RECKITT BENKISER’S NUROFEN® EFFICACY QUESTIONED IN UK

TheBRAND Radio BLOG is about nothing except absolute truth and road ready Brands and Advertising information and beneficial enlightenment to the general public, promoting Global best practise. Now read this report by Lucy Tesseras: Nurofen owner Reckitts Benckiser says it is taking complaints “very seriously” after its marketing and packaging claims were challenged in the… Continue reading [BRANDS] RECKITT BENKISER’S NUROFEN® EFFICACY QUESTIONED IN UK