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Nigeria Int’l TV summit in Paris to open new apertures, investment windows—NBC

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The Director General of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), the regulatory institution for broadcasting in Nigeria, Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu has disclosed that the just concluded first Nigerian International Television Summit, held in city of Paris, the capital of France will open new apertures to attract investments to the ongoing Digital Switch Over (DSO) regime in Nigeria. In his presentation, titled; ...

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DSO: NBC boss, Kawu clarifies issues on deployment of DTT, DTH technologies

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For the sake of policy clarity, the Director General of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu has explained circumstances that will warrant deployment of DTH boxes in the ongoing drive to deliver Digital Switch Over (DSO) to Nigeria. Giving the explanation at a recent stakeholders’ meeting with indigenous manufacturers of Set Top Boxes (STBs) in Abuja, Kawu noted ...

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STB manufacturers’ key component group in Nigeria’s DSO eco-structure—NBC boss

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…Lists newer phase of challenges, prospects The Director General of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu has reminded Set-Top-Boxes (STBs) manufacturers that they remain a strategic component of the nation’s drive to a successful home-grown Digital Switch Over (DSO). Addressing the manufacturers at a meeting in Abuja on Wednesday, the DG and former ace broadcaster revealed that “When ...

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Enugu comes alive on DSO Monday as Osun joins on Feb 23rd—-Kawu, NBC boss

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In keeping with the spirit of regional rollout of Digital Switch Over (DSO) ahead of covering the nation over time, all is set for Enugu and environ to be switched on to the trending TV experience on Monday, February 12, by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC). This was revealed by the Director General of the Commission, Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu ...

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‘Don’t broadcast campaigns when electioneering has not commenced’, NBC warns media

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As election year draws near, the broadcast watchdog, National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), has called on licensed operators to guide their operational licences very well to avoid severe sanctions capable of throwing them out of business. Speaking in Abuja on Thursday during a press conference, the Director General of NBC, Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu took out time to remind broadcast stations ...

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DSO: Advertising to inject N450bn annually from Nollywood, VAS, says Kawu

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The Director General of National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC), Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu has given more insights on the expected gains of nationwide Digital Switch over (DSO) very soon. Speaking in an interview in Ilorin recently, he averred that revealed that with the right content, only broadcasting would grow economy by about N450bn per annum through increase in advertising, Nollywood income ...

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Nigeria’s DSO success deepening from city to city—-NBC DG, Modibbo Kawu

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The Director General of Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu has revealed that both logistics and technical experiences garnered from city to city Digital Switch Over (DSO) is emboldening the train at the agency to push harder and faster. In his address of welcome at the inauguration of Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) broadcasting in Ilorin, the Kwara state ...

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NCC, FRSC leading amongst MDAs in industry education—BH Survey

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Report of a month long public opinion carried out by Business Hilights Intelligence Unit (BHIU), has been released, showing that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), and Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) are in distant lead amongst all other federal ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) in driving industry awareness and service education. The survey chiefly considered agencies’ total number of campaigns ...

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Nigeria’s TV content most sought after in Africa now—NBC DG, Kawu

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The Director General of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu has revealed that currently, Nigerian TV exports remain the most searched for in the African continent and its growing to become a global brand at the end of Digital Switch over (DSO). Speaking to Business Hilights in a telephone interview on the United Nations World TV Day (WTvD), ...

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Buhari’ll watch World Cup in Daura on DSO powered STB next year—NBC DG

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The Director General of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu, has assured that President Muhammadu Buhari who watched Nigeria Vs. Cameroon World Cup qualifier on a foreign Pay TV in his home town, Daura, katsina State, will be entertained by digital visuals from Nigerian stations on Set Top Box (STB) that will be powered by Digital Switch Over ...

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