Environmental programme Eco@Africa launched in Nigeria


Channels Television in conjunction with Deutsche Welle (DW) Television has launched a joint production of an environmental programme called Eco@africa at the Transcorp Hotel in Abuja, Nigeria, on 16 April 2016 and will air Saturdays at 18h00.

Eco@africa will report on innovations and best-practice guidelines in Africa and Europe and will present ideas on environmental protection from all over the world.

It will focus on the preservation of biological diversity, the utilisation of national resources, energy sources and the mobility of the future.

The programme is designed to be interactive, viewers will be able to contribute their own ideas by uploading stories, photos and videos to social media.

Saturday’s launch followed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding by the chairman of Channels Television, John Momoh and DW s director general, Peter Limbourg in Paris last year. Limbourg said that the programme opens the door to countries with like minds.

The presenter of Eco@Africa is Nneota Egbe, a graduate of geography, who has spent the past seven years as an anchor, reporter and producer for Channels Television in Lagos, Nigeria.
Source: 4rfv 20 April 2016