Tag: Television

Edwin OkoloJanuary 17, 2020

Another win for Nnedi! Binti is coming to the small screen

Finally, I can be public about it! We are adapting Binti into a TV series at @hulu. I’m co-writing the ...

Wilfred OkicheMarch 27, 2018

Agatha Amata is Nigerian media’s most audacious gambler

In April last year, media personality and television host, Agatha Amata concluded plans to hand over hosting duties for her ...

ToluSeptember 18, 2017

Donald Trump ‘finally’ wins his first #Emmy Award

“At long last, Mr President, here is your Emmy” were Alec Baldwin‘s first words as he received his trophy for ...

ToluAugust 4, 2017

[The Media Blog] Inside Out with Agatha is a survivor at 20 and we should all be taking notes

To gain entry into the media industry at a time when most people didn’t quite know what they were doing ...

ToluJuly 17, 2017

Who is Jodie Whittaker? | The first ever female to play Doctor Who

Producers of British science-fiction television series, Doctor Who have made a big announcement that has earned fans’ applause and raised hopes ...

Isime EseneOctober 11, 2016

TMB Data: How many people watch Nigerian TV?

We had a very active National Broadcasting Commission under former director-general, Emeka Mba. Successive ministers of information saw and left ...

Isime EseneOctober 10, 2016

The Media Blog: Thursday is the most valuable day on Nigerian television – and other bits and bobs we found out

This week, for a special project we have been working on, we have been playing around with data – with a focus ...

ToluOctober 7, 2016

All the sensational shows coming to DStv this October

Catch all the intrigue and entertainment this October as DStv offers a breathtaking experience with a variety of mind-blowing shows ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 4, 2016

Everyone’s invited to eXploring’s ‘Motorcycle School’ episode (WATCH)

Power bike riding, in many states across Nigeria, is a relatively new phenomenon. But most residents of Lagos will have ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 30, 2016

Y!TV launches exciting new show, ‘eXploring’ on ONTV!

Y!TV, the television production arm of RED, is set to launch ‘eXploring’, a television series showing on ONTV. ‎’eXploring’ is ...

Op-Ed EditorMarch 26, 2016

Dele Momodu: The lessons Nigerian leaders can learn from watching television

Fellow Nigerians, you must be wondering why I chose this title for my column today. If you wait a moment ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 15, 2016

RED is looking for the next big TV star

Are you 18-28 years old, can you live in Lagos and do you speak English fluently? Then you might just ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 21, 2015

Opinion: Welcome to the era of the flippant uninformed generation

by Adedayo Ademuwagun Owhe is having a chat about the forthcoming elections with his 18 year old sister who’s in ...

Isime EseneJanuary 10, 2015

#TheYNaijaInterview: I will return to television – Funmi Iyanda

by Wilfred Okiche Journalist, television host and media entrepreneur sits down with YNaija for a thoughtful, irreverent chat on a ...

Isime EseneDecember 31, 2014

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu profiles Mo Abudu: With Mo, what you see is what you get (Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2014 Nominee)

by Ebuka Obi-Uchendu In 2006, I had only been out of the Big Brother Nigeria house for a few days, when ...

July 6, 2014

Going digital: Nigerians will start paying to view television content – Maku

by Akan Ido With the deadline for Nigeria’s migration to digital terrestrial television broadcasting drawing nearer, Nigerian authorities are set ...

May 10, 2014

Dele Momodu: Why our girls are not back

by Dele Momodu  But where do we go from here? Our girls are still not back. And we must find ...

January 20, 2014

Opinion: Homosexuality is not an easy sell in places like Nigeria

by Ose Oyamendan Imagine what would happen today if you stand in a crowded marketplace and sing, “I’m gay and ...

January 18, 2014

Makida Moka: Fantastically, frantically & ferociously beautiful (Y! Pop-of-Culture)

by Makida Moka That’s what fashion does. It’s hard, it’s tough, pays little in climes as ours, but always – ...

January 14, 2014

Sad news: Ex-Ondo commissioner dies hours after taking wife to hospital

by Oge Okonkwo Former Commissioner for Information in Ondo State, Ranti Akerele is dead. Mr Akerele was said to have died ...

January 13, 2014

Opinion: Isa Hayatou and the ruse called Glo CAF Awards

by Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye Lastly, dear Africans, without being immodest and sentimental, i declare that it is time for Isa ...

January 9, 2014

Hot couple! Singer, Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon cover Ebony magazine new issue (PHOTOS)

by Oke Efagene American singer, Mariah Carey, and her actor cum entertainer husband, Nick Cannon, are the cover stars for ...

November 16, 2013

It’s on! ‘Nigeria’s Got Talent’ Season II hits your TV tomorrow

by Chi Ibe The producers of Nigeria’s biggest talent show, Nigeria’s Got Talent have announced that the show will premiere ...

November 15, 2013

Schoolgirl sexy! Kate Henshaw brings it on in new photos (LOOK)

by Chi Ibe This is from a new shoot for the judges of Nigeria’s Got Talent – hitting your TV ...

October 21, 2013

11 tips to STOP women from nagging

by Purba Dutt We are the female of the species and we need time to preen and prime ourselves to look our best. ...

October 11, 2013

Don’t look! Jennifer Hudson’s skirt breaks open (unexpectedly) on Live TV (PHOTO)

                      Jennifer Hudson dropped by “Chelsea Lately” and as soon ...

October 4, 2013

Caught in the act: Newlywed couple stripped their hotel room bare – taking the bedsheets… and even the television (PICTURED)

A newlywed couple staying in a luxury five-star hotel looted their room – even taking the paintings off the walls. ...

August 16, 2013

Opinion: Of presidential cry babies and kindergarten president

by Sunday Akin Dare  Bisi Akande is the leader of an opposition party, a partisan political figure. If they saw ...

April 23, 2013

How Boko Haram kidnapped us for 2 months – French family speaks on their ordeal (PHOTO)

Members of the family held hostage for two months by a Nigerian Islamist group spoke about their ordeal on French ...

April 15, 2013

Anything goes? US broadcast regulator may allow nudity and cursing on television

Vulgar profanities and nudity may soon be shown on broadcast TV if a new proposal from the Federal Communications Commission ...

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