List Of Nigerian TV Stations

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The first terrestrial television broadcast signals in Africa occurred on Saturday October 31, 1959 and belonged to the Western Nigeria Television Service (WNTS). Nigeria is the first country to introduce television broadcasting in Africa, other prominent African countries failed to achieve this feat soon enough. Nigeria also has the largest terrestrial television network in Africa which is the Nigerian Television Authority(with over 96 stations scattered around the country). 

This is a list of free-to-air television stations based in Nigeria. It also includes the location, year of establishment, owner and type of ownership. Africa Independent Television was the first privately owned terrestrial station in Nigeria


Name Location Funding Owner Founded Slogan Ref
Galaxy TV Oyo StateLagos State Private   1994 Reaching out for the Stars  
Channels TV FCTLagos StateEdo State
Kano State
Private John Momoh 1995 Your Home For The News  
AIT FCTLagos StateOndo StateBorno State
Edo StateKebbi StateGombe StateKano StateKwara StateJigawa StateKatsina State, etc
Private Raymond Dokpesi December 1996 Sharing the African Experience  
Silverbird TV FCTLagos StateRivers State Private Ben Bruce 2003 It's all about Entertainment  
NTA All 36 states and 1 Capital territory of Nigeria have at least 1 branch of NTA, and 7 Network Centers around each geo-political zone(96 stations ) Federal Nigerian Government 1977 Africa's Largest Network  
LTV Lagos State State Lagos State Government 1980    
TVC Lagos State Private Dele Alake 2002 Your link to Entertainment  
TVC News Lagos State Private Dele Alake 2012 Through African Eyes  
Super Screen TV Lagos State Private Otunba Otu Kayode   SuperScreen for culture, for family  
MBI Lagos State Private Ubaka Onwuanibe   Simply the Best  
MITV Lagos State Private Alhaji Murhi Gbade Busari early or mid 1996 The Soul of Entertainment  
Delta Broadcasting Service Delta State State Delta State Government 1994 The Voice of Delta  
OGTV Ogun State State Ogun State Government 2003    
AKBC Akwa-Ibom State State Akwa Ibom State Government 1996    
ABS Anambra State State Anambra State Government 1994    
ITV Edo State Private Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion 1997 Certainly the Best  
COOL-TV Lagos State Private Amin Moussalli 2012 Tv For Everyone