Tag: Television

NBC Threatens Shut Down of Debtor Broadcasting Stations

Henry Solomon- August 28, 2018

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on Monday said it would shut down radio and television stations owing the commission licensing fees. The Director-General, Is’haq Modibbo ... Read More

Nigeria Is Advancing In Theatre, Stage Performance – Lai Mohammed

Abdul Jimoh- July 18, 2017

Nigeria Is Advancing In Theatre, Stage Performance – Lai Mohammed The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the Nigeria entertainment ... Read More

Facebook To Start Production Of High-Quality TV Series

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2017

Facebook will soon start production of high-quality television series and gaming shows to be broadcast on its platform, one of the social media giant’s executives ... Read More

The World Is Waiting To Hear Our Stories

Tanimu- August 22, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said it is time for Africans to explore the platform created by the ongoing digitization ... Read More

Creative Industry Can Create 1 Million Jobs In Three Years – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2016

Photo: Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, with the delegation of AFRIMA who paid him a courtesy call in his office in Abuja ... Read More

Minister Lai Mohammed Mourns Bukky Ajayi, Calls Her An Iconic Thespian

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 7, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described Zainab Bukola Ajayi, who died on Wednesday, as an iconic thespian and a colossus ... Read More

In China, Minister Visits StarTimes Headquarters, Hails Company’s Partnership With NTA

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 21, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has hailed the partnership between the Chinese media group StarTimes and the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), ... Read More

State Govt To Subsidize Cost of Set-Top Boxes For Plateau Citizens

Tanimu- June 7, 2016

Lalong and Mohammed Segun Adeyemi, Jos: The Plateau State Government is to subsidize the cost of Set-Top Boxes for its citizens as the Digital Switch ... Read More

New Dawn In Television Broadcasting, DSO

Tanimu- May 8, 2016

NTA Headquarters The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the migration from analogue to digital broadcasting is a new dawn that ... Read More

Nasarawa Poly Secures State-Of-The-Art Equipment For Radio/TV Operation

Henry Solomon- April 26, 2016

Rector of Nasarawa State Polytechnic, Lafia, Dr Silas Gyar,  said that the institution had concluded plans to establish a local Radio and Television station. The ... Read More

200,000 Nigerians To Benefit From Digital Switch Over Pilot Scheme

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2016

About 200,000 average Nigerians are expected to have access to at least 15 free-to-air television channels from April 30 launch of the pilot scheme of ... Read More

German Chancellor Approves Probe Into Comedian Insult On Turkish President Erdogan

Henry Solomon- April 15, 2016

The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, said on Friday that her government has given the go ahead for a formal criminal investigation against a comedian who ... Read More

No Going Back On June 2017 Deadline For Digital Switch Over – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- April 13, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday, said that there is no going back on the June 2017 date for switch ... Read More

China Develops World’s Largest Film Screen

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2016

A Company in east China's Anhui Province, Star Screen Co., Ltd. has developed an extra-large film screen, measuring 100 by 25 meters. The manufacturer spent two ... Read More

ECOWAS TV, Radio Broadcast Channels to Come on Stream in 2017 Says Official

Henry Solomon- November 10, 2015

The Economic Community of West African states (ECOWAS) says its sub-regional radio and television channels will come on stream in 2017. Dr Isaias Barreto da ... Read More

IGP Visits DG NTA

Abdul Jimoh- August 30, 2014

Joseph Orok The repositioning of the Police Force for optimal performance to gain the trust and confidence of the public is on course. Acting Inspector ... Read More

Transition From Analogue to Digital Broadcasting in Nigeria

admin- June 30, 2014

  The National Broadcasting Commission recognises, Digitisation, the conversion of the broadcast and communication systems from analogue to digital, as an important global movement driven ... Read More