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Iroko TV: How a Beloved Streaming Titan went from Favourites to Playing Catch-up

In 2011, Iroko TV emerged as a groundbreaking platform, offering a vast array of Nigerian and Ghanaian movies and TV shows for online streaming. Founded by Jason Njoku and Bastian Gotter, the platform quickly became one of Africa’s first mainstream online movie streaming websites, earning the title “Netflix of Africa.” With over 5,000 Nollywood film […]

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Spotify cancels 11 podcasts, trims down 5% of podcast workforce

Spotify is scrubbing off 11 of its original podcasts from its podcast streaming platform, to enable it focus on more popular hit podcasts. The canceled podcasts will be products of Parcast and Gimlet, podcast studios which were acquired by Spotify in 2019. The move will also see Spotify cut down the size of its podcast […]

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