Kano State Television Corporation was established in 1981 as an information body to plan, coordinate and ensure balanced development and growth of the media organizations. In the year 1982, Kano State Television Corporation came to existence and popularly called CTV-67. It was renamed Abubakar Rimi Television after the late first civilian governor of the state late Abubakar Rimi. This was because the station was established during his administration.
ARTV provide independent and impartial Television Broadcast, for general reception within Kano and other State of Nigeria, however, that Services provide shall cover public, State and National interest, other functions
The station has recently had its equipment upgraded to world class standard following the global policy of Digitalization. The station has the capacity to cover events live from anywhere in the country. It can package and deliver programmes on all sectors be it heath or education or environmental.
With the present digitization era the Station is on the Startimes Platform for wider coverage and also OB-Van for live coverage, DNSG for breaking News. After the digitization switch over (DSO), the station will able to obtain National & International Broadcast license for direct to home (DTH) plat form. The total viewer/ listener percentage is almost 90% this include neighboring state i.e. Jigawa, Katsina, Bauch, Kaduna, Plateau and some part of Niger Republic. We believe the program will reach beyong Kano state people but other neighboring state.
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