Asset Management Corporation Of Nigeria, AMCON, yestaday, took over the Businesses of Senator Benedict Murray-Bruce, which include Silverbird Cinema and Silverbird TV and radio.
The Silverbird Group issued a statement today saying “The Management of Silverbird Communications Ltd, owners of Rhythm Fm and Silverbird TV sincerely apologise to its numerous viewers, Listeners and on line subscribers over the disruption of our operations across Television, Radio and online Media.”
In the brief statement, the group did not inform the public about the condition of the debt.
“This was due to a situation beyond our control; however, we are pleased to inform you that we are back on air on Radio Television and on our on line platform. We thank you for your patience and understanding at this time. We remain committed to the provision of quality infotainment and premium service across our platforms.” the statement read
reports also stated that some aggrieved members of the Ijaw Youth Congress (IYC) laid siege on Rhythm FM Bayelsa.