Ali Soyode, founder of European ethnic satellite channel BEN TV, has declared his ambition to run for president in the 2019 Nigerian elections.
The Lagos Film Academy is hosting a five-day TV writing masterclass for aspiring scriptwriters this month.
Industry body the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria is to honour veteran broadcasters in Nigeria by creating a hall of fame.
MultiChoice Nigeria could consider activating the pay-as-you-consume (PAYC) pricing scheme.
Pay TV company MultiChoice has held the fifth edition of its annual Digital Dialogue Conference in Dubai.
Liberia is seeking to partner with Nigerian government agency Nigerian Communications Satellite (NigComSat) in an effort to meet the standards of digital technology worldwide.
Mursty Adinoyi, CEO of Emrose Adinoyi Productions, has said he plans to showcase the beauty of Africa with his new show AIT Music+.
Food and beverage company Promasidor’s Cowbell Chocolate brand is collaborating with comic book and animated TV series Supa Strikas as part of its CSR initiative.
The Nigeria Police Force is set to premiere a TV drama series in partnership with Purple Ribbon Entertainment.
Pay TV operator MultiChoice Nigeria has cut the price of its decoders ahead of this summer’s FIFA World Cup.
Africa’s first wedding-focused channel has been launched, providing wedding-related content 24 hours a day.
Nigerian media personality Toke Makinwa has featured on CNN International’s show CNN African Voices, speaking about her journey in the industry, her experiences, expectations and aspirations.
Nigerian broadcaster Muslim Television Ahmadiyya has begun broadcasting its programmes in the indigenous language Yoruba.
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry has honoured African news channel CNBC Africa with an award for best business television.
Lagos-based broadcasting company TVC Communications has announced a collaboration with the BBC World Service, bringing UK news content to the Nigerian channel.
Nigerian webcaster Naij TV has launched a comedy series on its YouTube channel.
Global satellite operator Eutelsat Communications has appointed former Canal+ executive Jean-Claude Tshipama as CEO of broadband in Africa.
Fox Networks Group in Europe and Africa has hired an exec from Malaysian SVoD service iflix and upped one of its senior managers in a shake-up of its African business.
European satellite operator SES expanded its reach in Nigeria from three million TV homes in 2015 to 11 million in 2017, an increase of 367% in just two years.