Frequently Asked Questions

When was the first broadcast from WNTV made

The first broadcast was made on the night of Saturday October 31, 1959, from the studios located at Agodi, Ibadan.

When was the WNTV established

1959

News & Highlights


WNTV Alumni Visits African Newspapers of Nigeria, Seeks Support
April 29, 2019

As part of measures to celebrate sixtieth anniversary of Western Nigeria Television, WNTV, its alumni association has sought the collaboration…

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DAWN Commission Plays Host to the Fathers of Television in Western Nigeria
April 4, 2019

As part of activities to celebrate 6 Decades of Television Service in Nigeria, the Alumni of Western Nigeria Television (WNTV)…

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Plans To Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the First Television in Africa Hot Up
April 4, 2019

Some representatives of former staff of the Western Nigeria Television(WNTV)Ibadan, Africa’s first television station,on Monday,1st April, this year, paid a…

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Preparations underway to celebrate 60 years of TV in Africa
March 19, 2019

Come October 31 this year, television broadcast in Africa will be 60 years old, following the official commissioning of the…

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