Hip TV to launch 24-hour DSTV channel
Nigerian music and lifestyle station, Hip TV, is set to launch its 24-hour DSTV channel on Friday, October 18 in Lagos.
According to the producers, a live event to mark the news and lifestyle channel will hold at Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
They add that the channel will offer rich contents on news, events, documentaries, rotations, red carpet events, features, interviews and many more. Hip TV, which launched in 2007, is the broadcast arm of Smooth Promotions, parent company of Hip Hop World magazine and awards show, The Headies, as well as Street Hop and Veterans’ Nite.
The station rolled out its own 24 hour channel on cable platform HiTV in June 2011. The latter folded up four months later.