AREWA24 is the first and only 24/7 free-to-air Hausa-language entertainment and lifestyle satellite television channel created by and for the Hausa- speaking community. Produced out of Kano, Nigeria, AREWA24 is currently broadcasting 11 original shows across popular entertainment and lifestyle genres – – all in Hausa. AREWA24’s mission is to showcase the beauty, promise, diversity and potential of Hausa speaking communities across our footprint of Nigeria and in the neighboring countries and to unite Hausa speakers everywhere under the AREWA24 umbrella.

Salisu Mu’azu, Gari Ya Waye’s Head Producer, explains “Our Hausa-language channel has two primary missions. First, we plan to produce more original and entertaining Hausa-language television programming across all genres than anyone in the region. Second, we aim to consistently raise the bar of quality by featuring original and locally-sourced programming with subject matter, talent and themes that speak to our lives, culture and aspirations.”

Lauched on the even of Ramadan 2014 by Equal Access, AREWA24 is currently available as a free-to-air satellite channel on Eutelsat 16A (horizontal polarization, frequency 10804, symbol rate 30000) via a partnership with Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL). AREWA24 is part of the ACTV programming bouquet serving Nigeria. Under the Eutelsat satellite footprint, AREWA24 extends its reach to Hausa-speaking communities throughout Nigeria, West Africa, and Western Europe, furthering the channel’s commitment to providing all Hausa speakers with a window into their lives and culture. AREWA24 is also home to many blue-chip consumer advertisers, including MTN, Airtel, Sunlight, Turkish Airlines, Close Up Toothpaste, Maltina, Lipton Tea, and PZ Cussons. Email us at advertising@AREWA24.com today to find out about advertising opportunities and learn how your brand could be featured on Nigeria’s premier Hausa language television channel.

AREWA24’s original productions are uploaded weekly to YouTube, and the channel benefits from active audience engagement across its digital platforms here at AREWA24.com, Facebook, and Twitter, where viewers from around the globe meet to read the latest channel news, offer suggestions,and participate in discussions about their favorite AREWA24 programs. All around the world, whether through Eutelsat or YouTube, Hausa speakers can turn on AREWA24 and tune in to a taste of home.


Youth Magazine and
Chat Shows

Shows develop life skills, give young women and men a voice, promote young Nigerians’ pride in their culture, and encourage entrepreneurship, collaboration and mutual respect.

Culture and Human Interest Programs

Programs includes children’s shows, a daily breakfast show, and other programs that celebrate the music, films, traditions, style, sports, and cooking of Northern Nigeria.

Hausa-language Films and Dramas

AREWA24 features a large variety of Kannywood films and our own soap opera production: Dadin Kowa.

International Programming

Culturally-relevant and appropriate programming from around the world, including movies, dramas, children’s programming, and documentaries dubbed or subtitled into Hausa.


AREWA24 is looking for a part-time Accounting Consultant to set up and manage accounting system and transactions and advise on financial issues. Click here to download the job description.


Email us at advertising@AREWA24.com today to find out about advertising opportunities and learn how your brand could be featured on Nigeria’s premier Hausa language television channel!

For all other inqueries, CONTACT US at info@arewa24.com