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Chichi Nwoko

Job TitleExecutive Producer

Company NameHey, What's On?


Chichi Nwoko is Executive Producer and CEO of ‘HEY, What’s On? A New York and Lagos based Television production and Media Consulting Company. We exist primarily because of the passion to tell the “African Story” and to create relevant shows targeted at the African and African Diaspora Market and for those interested in their stories.

While creating original formats, Chichi has produced major formats like CBS’s Kids Say The Darnedest Things and Freemantle’s Idols for the Nigerian market.
Chichi is a seasoned media professional with over 20 years experience; she worked for Television affiliates of CBS, NBC, ABC in America.

In Africa, Chichi serves as the Network Leader of NABFEME (National Association of Black Females in Music and Entertainment), a non-for profit organization dedicated to mentoring and raising the profile of female executives in the media and entertainment industries.

She graduated from Columbia University, in New York City.


About Hey, What's On?  

Founded by television producer Chichi Nwoko in 2009, the company was established to create premium content, which would appeal to the African and African Diaspora Markets—We create content is targeted squarely at both viewers and advertisers. We are passionate about working with marketing and brand managers to provide expertise in TV formats, which enhance brand placement. 

Conference Sessions


    08 Apr 2018, 14:30 - 14:55, Palais des Festivals, Auditorium A, Palais 3

    “Nollywood” isn’t just a dream world for drama; it’s also a land of opportunity for unscripted formats. What are the most successful genres and recent big hits?...

    • Language: English
      1. Event Date
        Sun, Apr 8

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