In 2011, however, all of that changed in Ibadan, the birthplace of African television, as the nation was put on the right track with the launch of GOtv which also premiered the advanced DVB-T2 digital broadcasting standard.
Nigerians aged 35 and above are unlikely to have problems recalling what constituted our entertainment staple before 1993. It broadly consisted of movie releases at 10pm after the news bulletin on national or state-owned television,…
The MTFA was conceived to address the skill gap of Africans in movie and television production by providing education that will result in the production of highly competent graduates, who are employable and entrepreneurial.
Speaking in an interview in Lagos, Omokwe said the MTFA, a fully funded year-long training programme for young people desirous of making careers in the film and television industry, will create a new generation of professionals with…
The session was led by a panel which included members of the MultiChoice leadership including Yolisa Phahle, Video Entertainment CEO, MultiChoice General Entertainment; John Ugbe, Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria and Nkateko Mabaso,…
Truth, however, is that prices cannot stay the same for a variety of reasons.
This was followed by a rigorous interview and adjudication process by a group of film and television industry experts and MultiChoice regional Academy Director, Femi Odugbemi.
Earlier this week, while trawling through Twitter (a platform I hardly use), I stumbled on a news item marked: “Breaking News.” The headline read: “Court Halts MultiChoice’s Hike in DStv Subscription Rates.” It was a report on an interim…
DStv is a Sub-Saharan African direct broadcast satellite service owned by MultiChoice.
Babatunde Irukera, CPC’s Director-General, said this in a statement on Friday in Abuja.
The awards ceremony, which is the biggest celebration of film and television talent in front and behind the cameras, will hold on September 1 in Victoria Island, Lagos
DStv is a Sub-Saharan African direct broadcast satellite service owned by MultiChoice. The service launched in 1995 and provides multiple channels and services to its more than 11.9 million subscribers.
The company which recently announced the proposed increment said that its rate for the Dstv Premium package would be from N14, 700 to N15; 800; the Compact Plus would be increased to N10, 650 from N9, 900.
Adepoju made the assertion on Thursday while reflecting on the international friendly match, tagged GOtv MAX Cup organised by MultiChoice for the teams in Uyo, Akwa Ibom.
Adeleye told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the television right agreement with the South Africa-based Pay TV was to ensure that the competition enjoyed wide coverage.
Expectedly the announcement of Atletico Madrid's visit, which is happening on the invitation of MultiChoice, sparked huge excitement among football fans across the country, especially in Uyo, the host city.
Pinnick gave the commendation in Lagos on Thursday at a press conference announcing the visit of the team and its participation in the maiden GOtv MAX Cup, saying the invitation of the LaLiga club is further proof of MultiChoice’s…
The announcement was made by Yholisa Phahle, MultiChoice’s CEO of Entertainment, on Wednesday, the first day of the 5th Digital Dialogue Conference in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Speaking after the judges confirmed the winners, John Ugbe, the Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, said the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards are designed to identify and create awareness on satellite technology and its applications within the…