A religious channel, Loveworld Television Network, owned by Nigerian Pastor, Chris Oyakhilome, has been sanctioned by the Office of Communications in the United Kingdom (Ofcom) for breach of broadcasting code.
The channel was fined £125,000 (N65.6 million) by Ofcom for providing inaccurate and potentially harmful claims about the coronavirus disease without providing adequate protection for viewers.
This disclosure is contained in a statement issued by Ofcom on Wednesday, March 31, 2021, pointing out that this is the second time in a year that they breached their rules on accuracy in the news.
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