NEMCEA is an acronym for Nigeria Electronic Media Content Exhibition & Awards, it is Nigeria’s No.1 Market Place for the discovery and exchange of TV, Radio, and Media Content, the first media content exhibition/market in Nigeria being championed by our great association EMCOAN ELECTRONIC MEDIA CONTENT OWNERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA.

NEMCEA is a very important and strategic Media content event that we plan to hold annually to bring together global stakeholders in the Media industry within and outside Nigeria to buy, sell, collaborate, aggregate, exchange ideas on content, and also bring to fore issues and perspectives bordering on the media industry in Nigeria in particular and across Africa as a whole. We started last year (2022) and it is of great importance to note that the maiden edition was off the roof in terms of quality of participation, engagement, business layout, content acquisition processes, submission for the awards, and other layers of marker of a successful event.

It is noteworthy that despite being the biggest content generation hub of Africa, Nigeria has no content market to cater to its ever-growing electronic media content and film industry, this is the vacuum NEMCEA has started to fill.

Being an annual event, it serves as a marketplace for the trading of media content, film, and development of co-production partnerships locally and internationally.

Who and who are we expecting to be part of this annual gathering? They include content providers/makers, producers of TV/Radio/Online content, programme/channel managers, acquisition and development executives, content distributors, festival directors, financiers, film/content commissioners, agents, advertising agencies, media planning & buying agents, policy regulators, attorneys, buyers, exhibitors, directors, writers, media executives, and all those who provide services to the content/media and motion picture industry.


To promote the development of and trade in Nigerian electronic media, TV, film and other content types
To expose Nigerian television and media content products amongst the local and to the international market
To provide development and training support in the areas of marketing and selling these contents to potential buyers
To reward achievements in prime-time TV/Radio and Online performances by all stakeholders
To reward content and productions that are educational, innovative, locally relevant, and reflective of African/Nigeria’s common values and cultural diversity
To reward production firms whose content has been outstanding over the year(s) under consideration thereby promoting not just the actors and the content in itself but the Content owners

Content Market/Exhibition





​Electronic Media Content Owners Association of Nigeria (EMCOAN), the umbrella body of Chief Executives Officers (CEOs) of Content Owners in Nigeria, especially over 60% of content/programmes on TV, and Radio and a considerable percentage of the Online content in Nigeria.

EMCOAN has a very large volume of our content on DSTV, other pay-TV platforms, and terrestrial TV Stations in Nigeria and across Africa. EMCOAN principally exist to advance the business and economic interest of its members and to add value to the Industry at large. We are proud to say that our EMCOAN is the brain behind NEMCEA which debuted last year (2022) in Lagos, Nigeria.

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