TV host and chief executive of Inspire Africa, Mo Abudu was yesterday,
April 16 2013 hosted by Presidency, on a visit to formally introduce her
exciting new media platform.
She was received at the presidential villa in the Federal Capital
Territory by Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), Dr.
Mo Abudu was commended for coming up with the new, revolutionary and
eagerly anticipated EbonyLife TV Channel, Nigeria’s and Africa’s first
Global Black entertainment network, creating over 700 hours of non-stop,
original and premium programming to be immediately transmitted to and
watched in over 46 African Countries and by over 8 million viewers; with
Roll Out distribution strategy also including major international
platforms in the UK, United States, Brazil, Canada and other parts of
Ms. Abudu presented a detailed brief on the channel to Dr. Abati who
gave his best wishes to Ms. Abudu and her partners for the channel which
will soon become available to viewers on DSTV and other global
platforms. He also emphasised the government’s support for the channel,
as well as the creative industries in Nigeria.
“We are grateful for all the support on this historic journey to build
a television channel exclusively dedicated to Nigerian and African
entertainment programming,” Ms. Abudu said. “The channel, broadcasting
from Tinapa in Cross River State is driven by a world-class team and
will be targeted at young, discerning, ambitious, vocal, progressive and
dynamic Global Black audience through a robust multiplicity of engaging
platforms including TV, Web, Mobile, Apps and Live. We can’t wait to
For more information on EbonyLife TV, visit www.ebonylifetv.com or
www.xciteafrica.com or follow via Twitter on @XciteAfrica.