Spotlight on Her: Morayo Afolabi Brown

Morayo is a brilliant Content Creator and an astute Media Practitioner. In her 15years journey in the media industry she has worked as a Client Service Director at a top PR Agency; CMC Connect.

She later worked at CUE Media, a content development company where she worked as a Content Director and developed a TV script, The Room, which won the MNet 2006 NEW DIRECTION project. She moved on to HiTV, the foremost indigenous cable TV provider in Nigeria. She worked there as Commercial Director where she substantially increased the company’s advertisement revenue by securing multi-million dollar deals with major telecommunication companies. In the same company she also became Group Head, Content Development & Acquisition and successfully improved the company’s TV content ratings, both locally and internationally. She initiated and completed multiple channel acquisitions such as the EPL, UEFA etc, that significantly competed with DSTV and drove up subscriber numbers She has also worked as the Deputy Director of Programmes at TVC Communications.

Morayo revamped the TVC E channel from being a news station to a family entertainment destination for viewers. The ratings of the station have since her resumption been in the top 3 in Lagos. She is the convener and Anchor for the number one breakfast chat show on TV; Your View, in which she has hosted over 1,800 episodes. She most recently was amongst the top 25 most influential women in journalism Africa (WiJA). She is very passionate about using media as a tool to re-orientate the minds of the public and giving women a voice.

Morayo is best known for her career focus, doggedness and uncompromising leadership qualities.

Some of her landmark content Projects are:
THE ROOM, a New Direction drama showing on DSTV.
NIGERIA, a TV reality show on HiTV
KOKO MANSION, a reality show initiated by DBanj for HiTV
THE BREAKFAST SHOW, a morning show on HiTV
YOUR VIEW, a daily morning talk show on TVC
The rebirth of ENTERTAINMENT SPLASH, showing daily on TVC
CONTINENTAL KIDDIES SHOW, a weekly children’s programme
WAKE UP NIGERIA, a general entertainment morning show on TVC


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