The Family entertainment channel, wapTV, has acquired the right to over 1,000 hours of Spanish, Yoruba and English TV series and movies.
According to the company’s Managing Director, Wole Adenuga, all the works are in HD picture quality.
Noting that it will begin to come on air on the channel from August 1, Adenuga said, “We take pride in our selection process, which guarantees that all our viewers get nothing but the best content. We equally acknowledge the various tastes of our different audience members and work towards getting them satisfied no matter their age, ethnicity, gender, socio-economic class, etc. The wapTV programme schedule, with detailed showing times of each content, is available on www.waptvchannel.com and, through this, our millions of viewers can stay updated and not miss one minute of our top-quality family entertainment.”
The Spanish content comprises two highly-rated international telenovelas titled El Fantasma de Elena (Elena’s Ghost) and Donde esta Elisa (Missing) both fully subtitled in English.
The Yoruba content will be aired during wapTV’s Awokogbon belt which shows classic and latest movies starring favourite Yoruba artistes including Odunlade Adekola, Fathia Balogun, Femi Adebayo, Jaiye Kuti, Yomi Fash Lanso, Ireti Osayemi and more.
The English content will air during the Reel Naija belt which shows a wide range of Nigerian English movies featuring stars including Patience Ozokwor, IK Ogbonna, Ini Edo, Nkem Owoh, Monalisa Chinda, Amaechi Muonagor, Uche Jombo and others.
“The award-winning wapTV is available across Nigeria, and several parts of Africa, via DStv Channel 262,StarTimes Channel 116, GOtv Channel 102, StarSat Channel 189, PlayTV Channel 275, TStv Channel 223 and MyTV,” the management added in a statement