YouTube has only existed for a few years now as it was created in 2005. And it’s not like it has been around forever like Google or it’s the only video streaming website out there. Of course not. YouTube has a number of alternatives. And not just one or two like some people like to think; there’s a whole world of video streaming-and-downloading websites out there that could at any time send YouTube out of business.
Whereas most of these sites have almost the same features as YouTube, some have more specialised features and even offer higher quality videos than YouTube. Even better, those looking for Nigerian home videos don’t necessarily need to rely on sites like Hulu, Daily Motion, Vimeo, Stickam, or Blinkx… not when Nigeria has a number of websites that pretty much offer the same. After all, who understands your taste for home videos other than your fellow compatriots?
Well, having said that, you may have to look at the following list of the 10 Best Websites for Watching Nigerian Home Videos:
When was the last time you checked Channels TV? If not soon, then you’ve been missing a lot. For one, this vlog has evolved from that traditional broadcasting TV channel you used to know and, as we speak, it’s redefining the broadcasting business of journalism in Nigeria. That’s to say Channels TV has now transformed its initial video content into digital videos and texts just to suit the digital audience of today. In fact, if you happen to have watched that video of President Obasanjo bopping the Gangnam style, then know; Channels TV was behind everything you saw.
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For an online news portal that records all the political high jinks in Nigeria, Sahara TV should be your first stop. Here, you’ll be entertained by the two high-profile programmes that are featured on the channel: Time Out and Dr. Damages.
This is one of the perfect movie platforms in Africa with a great user interface. The platform allows you to download Nollywood movies or stream them. One interesting fact about Nollyland is that while streaming, it has a user-friendly search option and you can use the thumbnail to move the movie to your preferred movie section. NollyLand is a trusted way to watch and download your favourite movies
Created in 2006, Notjustok.com has grown to be one of the most-visited online platforms that nourish the population in Nigeria with contemporary music releases, videos, as well as entertainment gossips. By visiting the website, you’ll be exposed to all sorts of A-list music artists from Nigeria—and upcoming ones as well, together with all the music videos that are currently shaking the entertainment scene in Nigeria.
This is definitely one of the best and most popular websites for watching and downloading Nigerian movies from Yorubahood, Igbos, and Hausa. It is one of the sites where you can find both new and old movies and the most recent releases of all genres. First, you must select the movie category you want. You also have the chance to read the movie summary and save the page. This page also feeds you with the latest entertainment news on comedy skits, trending music, foreign movies, and football highlights.
ZeraTV is one of the video websites whose popularity curve is rising at an alarming rate. By visiting the site, you’re likely to experience pure entertainment from Nigeria, ranging from full-length Nigerian movies, TV shows, music videos, and original movie series—all uncut and uncensored.
Owned by Iroko Partners, Irokotv is definitely one of the biggest distributors of African movies—especially Nigerian movies—in Africa. So if you have a thing for African movies, then this online video websites should be your number one priority of where to start searching.
Naijaboyz run a channel on Youtube that you should never miss if you’re looking for a good laugh. Actually, these two poster boys pick some of the most popular music videos and then make an African corruption of them before posting on this Channel.
One of Nigeria’s most entertaining comedians, AY, is behind this YouTube channel. Apart from being an active TV programmer and show host, the comedian runs this channel, which showcases some of his comic skits. Most noted was his recent imitation of Kim Kardashian’s visit to Nigeria—Now if you didn’t watch it, consider seeing it first before exploring other clips on the channel.
Where Can I Watch Nollywood?
The best platform to watch Nollywood movies is the YouTube. Other platforms include NetNaija, Ibaka TV and Notjustok.
Does Netflix have a Nigerian Series?
Yes. Castle & Castle by Mo Abudu is Nigeria’s first drama series to debut on Netflix. There are also others like Fifty, The sons of caliphate, and Meet the Adebanjos