It's official that NEWS will not be the hosts/ MC for 24 Hr. Terebi according to the NTV website, check it out here. ARASHI was chosen instead.
... T_T And here we were all hoping we'd get to watch our adorkable NEWS host a primetime variety show. Well... ARASHI make good hosts, so that's a consolation. xD
For those of you who are upset that NEWS didn't cut the job, rest assured that they're bound to have a show in the near future, it's just a question of what and when exactly. ((: Read the excerpt about it here at uwasako's LJ.