by Kolapo Olapoju
Africa Independent Television has been barred from the continuous airing of a defamatory documentary against Bola Tinubu.
A High Court, sitting in Lagos State has granted an injunction restraining DAAR Communications, the owner of AIT, from broadcasting, transmitting or airing how-so-ever a documentary titled “The Lion of Bourdillon” pending the determination of “The Motion on Notice”
The ruling was delivered on Monday, March 16, by Honourable Justice Akinkugbe I.O.who presided over the court.
The application was moved by Chief Wole Olanipekun, SAN, who is the lead counsel for Bola Tinubu in the defamation case against DAAR Communications.
The court also adjourned the motion for interlocutory injunction on the application of the defendant/respondent counsel to Friday, March 20.