The management of Continental Broadcasting Service, owners of Television Continental, TVC, on Friday sacked 145 members of its staff.
TVC is owned by National Leader of APC, Bola Tinubu.
They were said to have been invited to the head office of the station in Lagos, where they were told of the development.
Among the reason for the mass sack is over bloated workforce and high over head cost.
The media house in its downsizing, also shut down one of its TV station which is the TVC News Africa. They were however paid their entitlements as they were disengaged.
The management of the station was said to have prepared for any backlash by having security men on standby.