India’s Zee Entertainment Enterprises has lined up its second drama coproduction deal in Africa, this time for a scripted format remake with a Nigerian talent agency and a Ghanaian broadcaster.
Children’s channel Cartoon Network Africa has selected Nigerian animator Ridwan Moshood as the winner of its Creative Lab competition.
Mo Abudu, CEO of Nigerian broadcaster EbonyLife TV, has been awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Westminister in London.
Nigerian pay TV operator TStv Africa, which was unveiled in October last year but was put on hiatus, has resumed full operations and will this month start to sell decoders nationwide.
European satellite platform Eutelsat is the market leader in the satellite TV market in Nigeria, Cameroon and Ivory Coast, according to new research.
Otabor Television and Heatfactory ICI Productions have partnered with the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons to make a movie aimed at combatting human trafficking.
Nigerian content market C3 Africa Network held its third creative content conference at the Genesis Deluxe Cinema in Lekki, Lagos yesterday.
Canadian talkshow host, author and model Pumela Adolphus has moved her interactive TV show Truth Talks to Nigeria.
Pay TV group MultiChoice Nigeria has revealed a special offer for its customers who use DStv and GOtv platforms to mark the festive season.
Subscribers to the pay TV services owned by Econet Media have reacted with to the company’s decision to shutter satellite TV platform Kwesé TV and reduce the channels it offers elsewhere.
Econet Media has pulled the plug on its satellite pay TV service Kwesé TV as it aligns its business to growth in fixed broadband and mobile penetration on the African continent.
Yanga! TV, the UK-based satellite channel aimed at the African diaspora, is launching a teleshopping segment in its schedule called Yanga! Shop.
Nollywood star Joseph Benjamin, the former host of Nigerian TV show MTN Project Fame, has begun appearing in a drama series on the Oprah Winfrey Network in the US.
International news agency Reuters has unveiled its new brand identity, having changed the name of its financial and risk business unit to Refinitiv.
The Maltavator Challenge, a talent competition organised by Nigerian beverage company Malta Guinness, has held another set of auditions, this time in the city of Enugu.
Nollywood movie star Mike Godson has signed a deal with Bollywood producers to feature in an English-language TV series on Indian broadcaster Zee World.
Nigerian content market C3 Africa Network, organised in partnership with the Africa International Film Festival, is set to hold its third creative conference next week.
A reality TV show has been unveiled that aims to seek out Nigerian talent and hand out US$30,000 to each winner along with the chance to work with a top-selling music artist.
MultiChoice Nigeria’s recently launched talent-search initiative, the MTF Academy, has received a number of book donations for its library.
- Yanga TV preps for UK launch
- Play TV adds to channel line-up
- Ex-TVC host moves to Play TV
- Zee World unveils show line-up
- Continental Satellite Limited
- Cable Channels Nigeria
- Women in TV: Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu
- Ikeji lines up Gidi Girls for 2018
- Toke exits EbonyLife’s Moments
- First Creative Nigeria speakers named