After the seizure of three assets owned by Silverbird Group- Silverbird Galleria Limited, Silverbird Promotions Limited, and Silverbird Showtime Limited, all belonging to Senator Ben Murray Bruce by Asset Management Corporation Of Nigeria, (AMCON) over an N11b debt on Thursday, June 23, 2016, the Silverbird Group has re-opened for business yesterday, Friday, June 24, 2016.
The Silverbird Group issued a statement where it announced that they were back on air, while apologizing to its numerous viewers and online subscribers for the disruption of operations across television, radio and online media caused by the shutdown.
According to the statement, “The Management of Silverbird Communications Ltd, owners of Rhythm Fm and Silverbird TV sincerely apologise to its numerous viewers, Listeners and online subscribers over the disruption of our operations across Television, Radio and online Media.”
They also said “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.”
Source:: PM Newspaper