AREWA24 launches new studio and a slate of fresh programming

6 April 2018

Broadcast

AREWA24, the leading Hausa language entertainment and lifestyle channel in Nigeria, announces the launch of its new Kano-based multi-set studio and a slate of new shows and formats starting in Q2. The new studio will support a re-branded Breakfast Show (“Gari Ya Waye”), a new sports roundup show (“Sports Central”), and a new set for AREWA24’s popular Kannywood Magazine show (“Kundin Kannywood”), as well as for the “Kannywood Movie Review.” The channel is also re-launching its signature health, medical and wellness show with a new format and host, (“Lafiya Jari,”), which it is producing in Abuja. Rounding out the new slate of entertainment and lifestyle programming is Season-3 of “Haske: Matan Arewa” which profiles extraordinary women of Northern Nigeria. AREWA24 will also premier dozens of new Kannywood movies throughout the year.

In addition to the new AREWA24-produced shows, the channel is bringing its viewers a new Zee World Series, “Bhagya Lakshmi,” a new popular Turkish drama, “Prisoners of Love” and a slate of new Bollywood movies.   Like all of AREWA24’s international licensed programming, all of the series and Bollywood movies are character-dubbed into Hausa at the AREWA24 dubbing studios.

Source: Press Release