Nigerian Television Authority

By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 12th, 2013
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“Sesame Square”, Nigeria’s Adaptation of Sesame Street Launches a New Season, with a Hausa Translation of Previous Episodes   Abuja, September – Sesame Square, Nigeria’s co-production of the world renowned Sesame Street, returns to the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) for a new season with excitin...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 7th, 2013
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President Goodluck Jonathan has queried the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mallam Lamido Sanusi, over some items in the apex’s bank’s 2012 audit report. A confirmation of the query was made by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, when he was contact...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 24th, 2013
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Olubunmi Oke, a female journalist working with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Akure, has been released by her abductors. Mrs. Oke , a nursing mother, was kidnapped on Thursday by four gunmen after closing from work at Oba Ile area of Akure, the Ondo State capital. She was said to have been ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 22nd, 2012
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Lagos – Nigerian troops have arrested a suspect in the Christmas Day bombings that killed at least 44 people, state television reported, as Washington put three Boko Haram leaders on its global terror list. In the northern State of Kaduna meanwhile, the authorities said late on Thursday they ha...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 19th, 2012
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Abuja – Nigeria is opening a secret detention centre to hold and interrogate suspected high-level members of a radical Islamist sect responsible for hundreds of killings this year alone, a security official has told The Associated Press. While the facility could create a more Free Tips On How T...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 8th, 2012
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Nigerian lawmakers on Sunday turned against the president’s decision to end government fuel subsidies that kept gasoline prices low, just ahead of a planned labor strike that could paralyze Africa’s most populous nation. Meeting in an emergency session, Nigeria’s House of Representa...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 8th, 2012
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By Odenigbo Chidi Anyaeche Killing of Igbo’s in Nigeria by their fellow Nigerians of Northern Nigerian Muslim extraction seems to be a yearly ritual. But the recent killings by a radical Islamic sect called Boko Haram (Western education is meaningless) that operates mostly from North East Niger...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 19th, 2011
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Summary: if any of the President’s 100 advisers has the polite courage for the extraordinary task of reminding His Excellency of his foremost, sworn, constitutional obligation to the national interest about security and safety of Nigerians and all who sojourn in Nigeria, please whisper clearly ...
By benim
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Oct 25th, 2011
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Maiduguri – A Nigerian Islamist sect said it killed a state television cameraman because it had evidence that he was an informant for the security services, and the group warned it would kill anyone else who “steps on our toes”. Alhaji Zakariya Isa, a journalist working for the gove...
By benim
In Arts & Culture
May 21st, 2011
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A yam-loving muppet and another who’s HIV positive romp about a set filled with an old drum of oil, a raffia basket and a heap of ubiquitous hot red peppers. Welcome to Sesame Street, Nigerian style. The local adaptation of the legendary children’s educational television series hits Niger...