06:30 Opening Formalities
07;00 NTA News/Newspaper Headlines
08:05 Newspaper Headlines
10.00 Thursday Treat
11:00 Ohaneze Ndigbo
11.30 Vision Link (Sponsored)
12.00 News at Noon
12.20 Akuko Uwa
12.30 Talk Your Own, We The People (Ex)
01:00 The Legislator Explains
01:30 Exaltation Time
02.00 Public Arena
04:00 Students’ Opinion
05.00 News in Brief
05.03 Nchikota Akuko
05.30 The Farmer
06.00 Pastor Chris (Sponsored)
06.30 Jesus Fire Ministry (Sponsored)
07.00 BCA Major News
07.30 Akuko Uwa /Commercials
08.00 Lord Lead Me On (Sponsored)
08.30 Hour of So Much Grace
09.00 NTA Network News
10.00 Zion Train on Culture
11.55 News Summary
11.58 Closing Formalities
12.00 Close Down
SYNOPSIS FOR THURSDAY PROGRAMMES
This programme talks about individual’s cultural rights as embedded in our society. It aims at educating the viewers on the cultural, traditional and tropical issues. The programme is moderated by a producer or presenter as the case may be with a panel of three or four participants. It is purely a discussion programme in Igbo language.
PUBLIC ARENA: .2.00pm. – 3pm. This is a panel discussion programme that examines burning political, social and cultural issues eg:
(i) Environmental issues
(ii) Health and health related matters
(iii) Education Commerce, Economics, Business, Politics, Energy etc.
INYOM – 05:05 – 5:30PM:
This is an interactive discussion programme that features women, focusing on the world of women, exploring achievements, problems and challenges of womenfolk. This is with a view to encouraging them towards more active role in our socio-political settings especially now that women are expected to participate fully in politics and governance. The language is Igbo in line with the demand for us to recognize our roots in our programmes.
THE FARMER: 5.30 – 6.00pm.
A thirty minutes programme focusing on different farmers. Farmers on crops, animal husbandry, fisheries etc. It also x-rays the activities of the State government on agriculture, eg: World food day, agricultural exhibitions etc.
THE LEGISLATOR EXPLAINS: 1:00 – 1:30PM:
The legislator Explains is a thirty minutes programme designed to promote a robust communication between legislators, their constituents and the public. It is further aimed at offering the legislator the opportunity to explain bills, resolutions and even matters of urgent importance of the house.