Armstrong Augustine Idachaba has been appointed acting director general of the National Broadcasting Commission by the federal government following the suspension of Is’haq Modibbo Kawu.
Adeolu Akande has been inaugurated as chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission board by Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, the country’s minister of communications and digital economy.
Nigeria’s House of Representatives has launched an investigation into the management of Nigerian Communications Satellite over seven years of financial inconsistencies.
Pay TV company MultiChoice has launched an innovation fund aimed at helping small businesses in the video entertainment industry and technology sectors.
Nigerian broadcaster and production company Hi-Impact TV, a subsidiary of Solution Media & Infotech, will be heading to the MipTV global content market next month.
Telecommunications company MTN Nigeria has unveiled a musical reality show.
The director-general of Nigeria’s National Broadcasting Commission, Ishaq Modibbo Kawu, has been suspended by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Winners have emerged from reality dating show Hello Mr Right, produced by pay TV operator StarTimes and sponsored by furniture company Bedmate.
A book chronicling two young black women’s lives at Cambridge University in the UK is to be adapted into a TV series by Killing Eve prodco Sid Gentle Films.
Nazarene Khan, head of marketing and sponsorship at A+E Networks Africa, has been promoted to regional manager following the departure of Yusuf Nabee.
The Nigerian Television Authority has acquired the rights to broadcast at least one live English Premier League football game per match-week over the course of the 2019-2022 rights cycle.
Global streamer Netflix has added EbonyLife’s legal drama Castle & Castle to its line-up of Nollywood content.
Channel and content distributor AfricaXP has secured a deal giving it capacity on two Eutelsat Communications satellites.
Six films from the MultiChoice Talent Factory Academy have been nominated by the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards in the newly launched MTF Award category.
New reality TV show The Ultimate Love has unveiled the 16 housemates who will compete for a chance at romance, and even marriage.
The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Adeolu Akande as the new Nigerian Communications Commission chairman.
The federal government is seeking a US$500m loan in order to digitise Nigerian Television Authority stations in the country.
Pan-African news and entertainment channel VoxAfrica is now broadcast on Freeview 271 via multi-channel OTT platform Channelbox.
Multi-regional satellite operator Spacecom has begun providing Ku-band capacity from its AMOS-17 satellite to German broadcast services company PanAccess for broadcasting to Nigeria.
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