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Nigeria is one of the fastest-emerging online video platform markets in Africa, Traditionally, the dominant multi-screen video services providers have offered locally produced Nollywood content to diaspora populations, but this is steadily moving toward online video platforms with aggregated content libraries for local audiences.


  • Browser-based streaming still dominates the market, but platforms are launching application-based multi-screen content access points.
  • The majority of OVP owners are reducing their market risk by expanding their service portfolios in new international markets (the Middle East, EU, and Caribbean).

Features and Benefits

  • Gain insight into the Nigerian online video platform market and the technology roadmaps of leading service providers (iRokoTV, PanaTV, Afrinolly, Real Nolly, 9flix,, and others).
  • Gain a detailed overview of how analytics, digital rights management, and post-production technologies enable Nigerian online video platforms to provide up-scale personalized content libraries on multiple devices.

Key questions answered

  • How is the rise in young home-grown film entrepreneurs affecting the Nigerian online video platform market?
  • Is mobile still the dominant distribution network for online video platform's in Nigeria? Are these multi-screen video services piloting connected TV, console, and tablet PC applications to improve competitive advantage?

Table of contents


  • Download 1: Nigeria: Online Video Platform Market Outlook 2014–2015

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