Pay our gratuity, pension arrears, NTA retirees tell federal government
Retirees of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) yesterday said the Federal Government owed them 15 months gratuity and pension arrears as a result of which they are dying of hunger. The retirees, under the aegis of Nigerian Television Authority Contributory Pensioners Association (NTACOPAN), at a press conference in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, stated that the…
Former NTA newscaster joins Benue governorship race
Dr. Sam Abah, a former newscaster with the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), on Friday joined the race for the Benue governorship seat in the 2019 general elections. Abah, who also worked with the Adamawa State Radio Corporation, is seeking the seat on the platform of the United Progressives Party (UPP). Speaking to the News Agency…
Firm partners NTA to equip graduates
Iconic Nigeria is partnering the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) to mentor graduates in Lagos with a view to making them fit for purpose.
A time to restructure NTA, FRCN, and VON
As the President’s men and the ruling party’s operatives are still celebrating their last week’s strategic political gain for releasing their report on the expediency of restructuring the troubled federation, I would like to suggest to the celebrators a low hanging fruit they should pluck immediately as an icing on their new cake. Before our…
NTA’s Cyril Stober takes a shot at marriage again
Veteran Nigerian broadcaster, Cyril Stober, who retired from the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) in 2015, last Saturday, January 13, married another NTA broadcaster, Elizabeth Banu, in Abuja. The happy couple had their traditional wedding earlier at Elizabeth’s hometown, Garkida in Adamawa State. At the occasion, many colleagues, NTA staff, friends and family members were present to…
International broadcast company shows interest in NPFL
Representatives of a yet to be named major global sports broadcast company reportedly arrived Nigeria on the invitation of the League Management Company (LMC) in continuation of talks said to have begun late last year.
Can NTA help the NPFL grow in 2018?
The long-awaited return of the Nigeria Professional Football League is upon us. The 2018 season resumes this weekend across 10 cities. Plateau United will return to defend the title they won last year against all early season permutations.
ITS charges NBC to review current business model in DSO
The General Manager of Integrated Television Services, ITS, Musbau Rotimi Salami has called for the review of the current business model arrangement put in place by the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission, NBC, to allow...
NTA Benin versus Hotel De Jordan : Endless intrigues
I don’t really know what hurdles Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) is facing that it cannot rebrand and make itself more popular amongst its viewers, with a programme that set it apart in the past.