As sports enthusiasts anticipate the 20th National Sports Festival, tagged: “Edo 2020,” the Nigeria Television Authority and its marketing partner, HotSports have announced live transmission of the games.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has clarified that the $500 million loan being sought from China is not for the Nigeria Television Authority alone.
This follows the confirmation by the right owners that the nation’s largest television network will be granted access to the matches on its free-to-air and satellite channels.
As Nigerian football fans eagerly await Super Eagles’ opponents in the qualifiers for 2022 FIFA World Cup, the Nigerian Television Authority has announced exclusive live broadcast of the draw live from Cairo, Egypt on Tuesday evening.
HS Media Group, which provided live broadcast for the Africa Cup of Nations held in Egypt last year, said the government should empower and position the nation’s public broadcaster, Nigerian Television Authority, to bid for sports broadcast rights of premium tournaments, including the English Premier League and Spanish LaLiga in addition to the existing partnership with the Federation of International Football Associations and the Confederation of African Football.
The Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, has described the death of veteran sports journalist, Akinloye Oyebanji, as a sad day for sports journalism in Nigeria.
Family members, friends and professional colleagues of ailing veteran sports journalist, Akinloye Oyebanji on Thursday appealed to governments, public-spirited individuals and corporate organisations to assist him with the sum of $25,000.
The Executive Vice-Chairman, NCC, Prof Umar Danbatta, made the call during the visit of the Director-General of the Nigeria Television Authority, Alhaji Yakubu Ibn Mohammed.
The appointment was announced through a statement made available to newsmen from the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Ahmed Matane.
The broadcast of the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations starting on June 21 will be given a light-hearted flair by the Nigerian Television Authority and its Official Marketing Agency, HotSports Media Group.
The management of Hotsports Nigeria Limited has promised Nigerians a superlative experience spiced with freebies for viewers for keeping faith with the Nigeria Television Authority and a fun-filled package comparable to what is available on other networks across the globe.
The Federal Government on Wednesday approved N1.3 billion contracts to strengthen and reposition its media outfits for effective information dissemination.
The National Broadcasting Commission has sanctioned 45 broadcast stations, including Nigeria Television Authority, African Independent Television, Channels and TVC News, for alleged ethical infractions in relation to the 2019 general elections.
Presidential Candidate, African Action Congress, Omoyele Sowore, on Wednesday, said if elected into office, he would cut the jumbo pay of the National Assembly members.
The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress, Omoyele Sowore, has promised to pay workers 100,000 as minimum wage if elected as the next president of the nation on February 16.
Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, the presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party, says he would defeat the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party in the February 16 poll.
The governor assured the citizens of adequate provision of security at all times in all parts of the state on Monday.
The company, which commenced business in 1998, has consistently installed television and FM radio systems across the country.
The Minister, Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has assured Nigerians that there would be no censorship or coercion of any media organisation in its fight against fake news and hate speech.
The Minister stated this on Thursday in Abuja when he received officials of International Press Institute on a courtesy visit to his office.