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AREWA24 unveils new sports programming

AREWA24, the lifestyle and entertainment channel in Hausa language, has revealed its new sports programming division. Viewers will be served with more original production of sports series with a slew of new titles for its licensed and international programming which are to be dubbed in Hausa language. Further to the new content line-up, AREWA24 is [...]

AREWA24 on DStv and GOtv this month

AREWA24, the lifestyle and entertainment channel in Hausa language, will be available on MultiChoices DStv (channel 261) and GOtv (channel 101) this month. The channel is a 24/7 free-to-air one, produced regionally and wholly dedicated to Northern Nigerian life, culture, arts and entertainment. John Ugbe, the Managing Director at MultiChoice Nigeria, commented: We are giving [...]

AREWA24 leases capacity on Eutelsat 16A satellite

AREWA24, Northern Nigerian free-to-air Hausa-language channel, has signed a multi-year partnership with Eutelsat Communications to lease transponder capacity on Eutelsat 16A satellite. This deal enables AREWA24 to strengthen its footprint across Sub-Saharan Africa by utilising Ku-band capacity. The Eutelsat 16A also enables the channel to extend its reach to Hausa-speaking communities throughout Nigeria including Niger, Chad, [...]

North Nigerian FTA channel adds new Hausa show

Northern Nigeria’s free-to-air 24-hour Hausa-language satellite TV channel, AREWA24, plans to launch an hour-long daily entertainment show, Gari Ya Waye. “With the new Hausa-language channel, we plan to produce more original and entertaining Hausa-language television programming across all genres than anyone in the region,” said Salisu Mu’azu, head producer of AREWA24. The channel was launched [...]