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National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) of Nigeria, has granted 17 provisional community broadcast licenses to community development organisations across the six geo-political zones of Nigeria. “Community broadcasting recognised by the African Charter on Broadcasting as the third tier of broadcasting, is a key agent of democratisation for the highest level of government,” said Emeka Mba, the […]

Nigerian video-on-demand (VoD) company, iROKO, has partnered with Slovenia-based Satellite Telecommunications Network (STN) to provide playout and distribution services for its Nollywood entertainment channels via Eutelsat’s 5WA satellite with wide beam coverage over Africa. The recently launched channels, iROKO Play and iROKO Plus, will be delivered to viewers over digital-terrestrial TV across Africa. “We had […]