Broadcast New: In Brief
- Nollywood Movies (or Nollywood as it appears on the EPG) is a subscription movie television channel, broadcast in the United Kingdom on the Sky platform. Each month the channel offers over 30 different new and recently released Nigerian movies, 24-hours-a-day. It is the first such channel in operation in the UK. Films offered are primarily in English language with some subtitled, in genres including drama, comedy, romance, family, thriller, traditional, fantasy and true story films. The channel is funded through subscription and advertising.
As part of its internet strategy, South African SABC has set up a Facebook page - SABC2 - Feel at Home - where viewers interact with the station’s personnel.
The discussion and wall sections are already full with positive and negative messages about the broadcaster’s programmes. The video section promotes some programmes such as “made in Africa” and “Speak Out”. 892 people already like the site.