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- Hollywood, Bollywood and now Nollywood, the Stream looks at Nigeria’s booming film industry. Watch the video here:

- Community TV stations have turned the corner. Not only are they attracting large audiences, they are winning with advertisers. After a difficult few years Cape Town TV (CTV) has grown its audience to 1.5m viewers a month and started signing up advertisers. The same goes for Soweto TV, which began broadcasting in 2007. It has 2,6m viewers and its advertising revenue has grown by such an extent it no longer needs the R500,000/month injection from production house Urban Brew. The large number of viewers drawn to the Al Jazeera news is evidence of this. This show is the station's highest rated, with 300,000 viewers. Full article here: