, a broadcasting corporation that operates under the auspices of the Nigerian government, charged with disseminating information about Nigeria and Africa to the world at large. The administration offices of the corporation are in the national capital of Abuja, but programming is produced in both Abuja and Lagos. Now an independent organization, the Voice of Nigeria began in 1961 as the external service of the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC). Its founding was spearheaded fcy Achebe, who was then Director of External Broadcasting for NBC.
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