Before Nollywood became a name synonymous with “Nigerian television”, TV shows and programs were big items for Nigerians to tune to. However all that started to dwindle in 1992, with the release of Nollywood’s first main product – “Living in Bondage.” which made people look at releasing home videos and what could be earned from it.
Prior to the explosion of home videos in the late 1990′s, a number of TV shows were highly received by viewers in different parts of Nigeria while some other shows have continued to draw in a large number of viewers despite the large amount of Nigerian home videos made available for people to watch.
Together with two knowledgeable TV and movie buffs, who run 360nobs and Veesta Online - Oye AKD & Seun Ajayi, a list of 50 Best Received Nigerian TV Shows has been out based on the response those shows got during the original time when they ran on TV and the response gotten till this day.
In alphabetical order, here are the 50 Best received Nigerian television shows till date