AREWA24 Announces New Drama, Film Production Division
A Hausa-language family entertainment and lifestyle production studio and television channel, AREWA24, has announced its new original drama and film division.
A statement on Sunday said the company’s new production division would develop, script and produce a slate of new original drama series and feature films telling authentic African stories from northern Nigeria and West Africa in Hausa language and basic English.
AREWA24’s production studios are already producing and broadcasting the two most popular and highest rated Hausa language drama series from Northern Nigeria and West Africa, “Dadin Kowa”, in its 25th season, and the channel’s hit political thriller, “Kwana Casa’in” (90 Days), which just wrapped production on Season 7.
The statement adds that the new original drama series is currently in development and that the company will release its first high-profile feature film originally produced in the fourth quarter of 2022.
“AREWA24 has developed some of the best Nigerian writers, producers, directors, editors and actors since the channel launched eight years ago,” said Jacob Arback, CEO of AREWA24.
“We are now positioned to be a leading pan-African producer of authentic scripted African content for Nigeria, Africa and for Western viewers who are increasingly exposed to the unique and compelling stories told in high quality dramas and films from around the world. continent.