Distribution - In brief


- Improvements in mobile data in Liberia spur radio station to do international online hook-up to promote local music. While Liberia is a regular host of fairly useless, high-minded meetings on fragile states, the country’s youth keeps hustling from one small job to another to make ends meet. Liberia’s entertainment industry is not big but it is well alive and kicking, in particular the music side of it. LIB Hipco music and artists are keen to export their music outside of their small country ..read the full story here

- A newly-established free-to-air broadcaster in Africa has acquired two telenovelas from Telemundo Internacional, the distribution arm of the Spanish-language network. The Rwanda Broadcasting Agency (RBA) has picked up Cuerpo Del Deseo (Second Chance, 143x60') and La Tormenta. Source: c21media, Oct 2013.