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Nigerian music TV channel proposed for Canadian distribution

Media | 02/06/2015 5:40 pm EST

Ethnic Channels Group Ltd. has filed an application to the CRTC to have a Nigerian TV channel called 1Music approved for distribution in Canada. The company said in a letter posted on the CRTC’s website Friday that the English-language channel shows music and music-related programming  aimed at African youth or those with an interest in African programming. A letter from the channel’s owner, One Music Ltd., confirms Canada’s Ethnic Channels Group as its sponsor and promises to “not hold, obtain or exercise exclusive or preferential programming rights in...