Tag Archives: Hausa

StarTimes launches Hausa channel

Chinese- pay TV operator, StarTimes, has launched a new Hausa channel, Dadin Kowa, in Nigeria which will air a range of Hausa programmes including, drama, documentary, talk shows, movies, music and education. The channel, which is currently targeted at the whole family, is aimed at showcasing the rich cultural attributes of the Hausa people, said [...]

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 [...]