If you’ve missed watching the TV drama, “The Village Headmaster,”, then, there’s good news for you as Wale Adenuga has recently partnered with Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) to bring back the highly entertaining TV series.
Recently Wale Adenuga Production ‘WAP’ announced it is collaborating with NTA Management to bring back the drama to screens. According to the announcement, the production of The Village Headmaster will premiere on NTA Network in January 2021.
WAP said in a statement, “History was made on Friday, September 4, 2020, when Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) Management and Wale Adenuga Productions (WAP) Management met to sign an MoU officially marking the beginning of a partnership aimed at bringing the iconic The Village Headmaster back to TV.
“When The Village Headmaster TV drama series originally aired from 1968 to 1988, it was more than a TV drama; it has always been a source of pride and unity to the Nigerian people as a whole, and this is the legacy which NTA and WAP would be continuing with this new production.”
The partnership deal was sealed at the NTA Headquarters in Abuja in the presence of several top management of NTA including the Director-General, Mallam Yakubu Ibn Mohammed, Executive Director, Marketing, Mallam Salihu A. Dembos, Executive Director, Production, Mr. Wole Coker.
There was also, Director Marketing, Mallam Umar Abubakar Dembo, Secretary Legal Adviser, Barrister Theresa Nwanneri, and Head, Corporate Affairs, Mrs. Mabel Moses; as well as management of WAP represented by the Chairman – Wale Adenuga MFR, and Managing Director, Wale Adenuga Junior.