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19 Nov
Members of the Audio Visual Rights of Nigeria (AVRS) left the venue of the 6th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of AVRS satisfied with the achievements the organisation had recorded since its approval by the Federal Government as the sole Collective Management Organisation for cinematograph films.
27 Aug
The city of Kano was venue of the sensitisation forum organised by the Audio Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS), for audio-visual right owners and users in the North West geographical zone.
30 Jul
One of the major outcomes of the recent stakeholders' meeting held between the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), the nation’s copyright collective management organisations for audiovisual works
9 Jul
In a bid to help stimulate awareness and protect the copyright of filmmakers in Nigeria, the Audio Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS), in conjunction with the Nigerian Copyright Commission.....
15 Jan
Chairman of the Audio Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS), Mr. Mahmood Ali-Balogun said 2022 would be a year of bumper growth in the Nigerian creative sector.
6 Nov 2021
Notable actor and former President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) Ejike Asiegbu and actress and current Public Relations Officer of the AGN Monalisa Coker have been elected into the Board of the Audio Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS).
27 Oct 2021
Audio Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS), Nigeria’s sole collective management organisation for audio-visual works (films, movies and drama), has filed a copyright infringement action against Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja.
23 Feb 2020
For three days last week, the leadership of the Audio-Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS) played host to Mr. Rob Hooijer, a consultant in copyrights administration and collections management.
10 Apr 2019
For Nollywood practitioners and stakeholders in the audiovisual sector of Nigeria’s entertainment industry to benefit from the growing rate at which their contents are consumed globally, the Audiovisual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS) must provide efficient and cost effective means of representing right owners. This was the position at the maiden stakeholders-users forum organised by…
9 Mar 2019
Popular actor, Richard Mofe Damijo, otherwise known as RMD, would host the maiden edition of the stakeholders and users forum, organised the Audio Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS), Nigeria’s primal and sole Collective Management Organisation (CMO) for cinematography and films. Scheduled to hold at 10am on March 27 at the Eko Hotel and Suites…
26 Jan 2019
Notable filmmaker, Mahmood Ali-Balogun, was on Tuesday, January 15, in Lagos, returned as Chairman for the Board of the Audio-Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS).
13 May 2017
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