Tag: NTA

EditorFebruary 11, 2020

Lai Mohammed is taking his role as minister of (mis)information very seriously

If we had to rank the injustices Nigerians have had to endure during President Buhari’s government, we would choose the ...

SponsorDecember 23, 2019

Chigul, Kaylah Oniwo, Joe Abdallah & more turn up at Bland2Glam’s 7th Anniversary Beach Party – PHOTOS

Nigeria’s Leading Jewelry brand, Bland2Glam, recently celebrated its 7th anniversary and new men’s jewelry line and tee-shirt line, by throwing ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqFebruary 14, 2019

#NigeriaDecides: President Buhari to address the nation at 7pm

Ahead of this Saturday’s presidential election, President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday address the nation in a broadcast at 7pm with a repeat at 9pm. ...

ThankGod UkachukwuFebruary 5, 2019

#NgTheCandidates: Engendering issue-based campaign, implications for Atiku, Buhari

It is not gainsaying to opine that debates are expedient for our electoral process much more in a developing country’s ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 31, 2019

The Big 5: I will concede if I lose in free, fair elections – Atiku; Buhari’s suspension of Onnoghen fair, balanced – Tinubu | Other top stories

Here are the top stories you should be monitoring today: I will concede if I lose free, fair elections – ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqSeptember 20, 2018

The Late 5: Embattled Ambode meets with Buhari behind closed doors, Dogara formally returns to PDP, says APC is full of ‘ravenous people’ | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with embattled Governor of ...

UgoTalksAlotFebruary 9, 2018

NTA social media gag order: Dictatorship in democracy?

On the 15th of January 2018, the management of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) which is the official government-owned television ...

Oluwatosin AdeshokanJuly 18, 2017

“Nigeria isn’t ready for the ban” | 4 takeaways from FG’s move to ban artistes from shooting music videos abroad

Bringing back the 80’s, the Federal Government of Nigeria is looking to ban Nigerian creatives and musicians from making films ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 9, 2017

Lagos flood: NTA shuts Lagos network centre

The Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) network centre on Ahmadu Bello way in Victoria Island, Lagos, has been shut as a ...

RoqeebahMay 27, 2017

Here’s Osinbajo’s Ramadan message | He’s not begging you to pray and fast for Nigeria

It’s a tough pill to swallow but that there are actually adult humans who disagree with the Acting President’s advice ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 11, 2017

Reno Omokri: One Government, multiple conflicting voices

by Reno Omokri If you are a keen follower of the world of business, you would probably have heard that ...

Isime EseneJanuary 12, 2017

Mercy Abang: A tale of resilience – Journalists working under the veil of Boko Haram

by Mercy Abang “A 9-year-old boy dressed for school, turns to say goodbye, within the twinkle of an eye, a ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 15, 2016

MDAs failed to remit N450bn operating surpluses – Finance Ministry

The Federal Ministry of Finance has announced the constitution of a committee to recover unremitted operating surpluses of agencies of ...

RoqeebahNovember 8, 2016

Thank you Lagos! 5 things we learnt from AFRIMA 3.0

The third edition of the Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA 3.0) is now behind us, and it is now time to ...

YWriterOctober 5, 2016

The Media Blog: Here’s a list of all the terrestrial TV stations in Nigeria today

So we’ll just drop this here. Because we don’t know who’ll need it. These are the terrestrial (or DTT, if ...

YWriterOctober 4, 2016

The Media Blog: We know you think Nigeria only has about 7 TV stations – but you’re wrong

So we have been doing this snap poll. Asking people, even those who work in the media: how many stations ...

Isime EseneSeptember 10, 2016

How we came up with the ‘Change Begins with Me’ idea – Consultant opens up

Brian e Ebden, a creative consultant based in Lagos has given an insight into how the ‘Change Begins with Me’ ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 8, 2016

7 reasons why Adesuwa Onyenokwe is an icon for this generation

If there is one woman in Nigeria who needs no introduction, Adesuwa Onyenokwe perfectly fits the bill. Born on August ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 10, 2016

NTA to broadcast youth entrepreneurship summit and expo Nigeria 2016 live, VP to deliver keynotes

Palm3 Strategy, in partnership with Zenera Consulting and Africa’s largest television network, the Nigerian Television Authority, today announced that the ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 15, 2016

BREAKING: FG sacks DGs of NTA, NBC, 4 others

The Federal Government has sacked the heads of the six information parastatals under the Ministry of Information and Culture. The ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 29, 2015

Buhari to host first Presidential Media Chat

For the first time, President Buhari will host a Presidential Media Chat on Wednesday, December 30. The media chat will ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 19, 2015

“Government-owned media houses are not credible” – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has lambasted Federal Government-owned media organisations. Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Thursday, November 19, ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 6, 2015

It appears Jesus is endorsing GEJ (as seen on NTA)

by Temitope Onitiju As always, we were minding our business, when we came across a photo of the good Lord, ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 2, 2015

Buhari to file lawsuit against AIT, NTA over ‘hate broadcasts’

by James Sambo The Presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Muhammadu Buhari, has threatened to file a lawsuit against ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 25, 2014

Twitter reacts as mammoth crowd throng APC Mega Rally in Rivers (PHOTO, TWEETS)

by Azubuike Azikiwe In preparation for the upcoming elections, the major opposition party, All Progressives Congress, APC, is presently holding its ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 17, 2014

“This is not the end of the world for me” – Keshi remains upbeat despite sack

by Mark Bassey Despite being sacked as Head Coach of the National team, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi remains upbeat about the ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 8, 2014

Opinion: Is Jonathan the ‘Commander-in-Chief of NTA’?

by Amir Abdulazeez Last week, Kano State Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso said President Goodluck Jonathan appears to be more of ...

April 16, 2014

The race is on! Meet the top 12 Nigerian Idol season 4 contestants (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje     After visiting 5 cities and several months of nerve-wrecking auditions and thousands of Nigerians giving ...

February 23, 2014

Keep a date: Presidential media chat set to hold on Monday

by Isi Esene Another edition of the presidential media chat with President Goodluck Jonathan on the hot seat will take ...

February 2, 2014

Opinion: The impotence of government-owned media in Nigeria

by Amir Abdulazeez I know of people who stopped patronizing the services of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) during the ...

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