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TV show Adam & Eve seeks contestants

Adam & Eve

Nigerian reality show Adam & Eve, in which 24 male and female contestants embark on a 100-day adventure, is holding contestant auditions.

The entrants will be selected from across Africa and referred to as ‘tribe members’ who will live as one big family in the jungle. “They will embark on missions in order to discover the hidden treasures in the jungle and restore the rich cultural heritage of the black man,” according to producers.

The winner will receive a grand prize of N30,000,000 (US$76,000) plus a brand new SUV car.

The reality show is being produced by Adam & Eve Tourism Company, based in Lagos, Nigeria. It is designed to serve as an entertainment platform that will promote gender equality, instill a spirit of patriotism and boldness in Africans and to communicate the rich cultural heritage of Africa to a global audience.

Auditions for the 13-week show will take place in Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Uganda. The show will air on DStv Urban, GoTV Urban, TVC, Wazobia TV, Silver Bird TV and AIT in Nigeria as well as on partner television stations in other countries.

Entry is open to those aged between 18 and 36 who have attained a minimum secondary/high school qualification. Registration costs N2,000 or its equivalent in the other participating countries. To register, click here.

Audition take place between February 7 and 21, while the show will air from March.

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MyTV adds Blue Ant channels

Blue Ant Media, a Canada-based international content producer, distributor and channel operator, is expanding its distribution and production in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) markets.

Chiara McKee

In a bid to reach the Nigerian audience, Blue Ant has partnered with local pay TV platform MyTV to broadcast its TV channels Love Nature and ZooMoo. Together they air 500 hours of original content focused on wildlife footage, puppetry and animation.

Chiara McKee, newly appointed VP of EMEA for Blue Ant’s kids and global networks division, will oversee the channel distribution sales, operations and marketing across EMEA.

According to MyTV, the two additional channels are sure to keep its viewers entertained. “MyTV takes pride in announcing the addition of ZooMoo to its channel line-up,” it said.

“ZooMoo is a collaboration between some of the world’s foremost wildlife filmmakers, early childhood educationalists and technology developers. Its programming engages and entertains children with the wonders of animals, to stimulate and develop their innate emotional connection with the natural world.”

MyTV is a pay TV network featuring all-round entertainment with more than 20 channels, including: Wazobia TV, Galaxy TV, Channels TV, Aljazeera and KBS World.

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