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Pay TV  |  MultiChoice To Allow Compact+ Subscribers Access New Premium Channels

Multichoice is offering its Compact and Compact+ customers the opportunity to access and watch some of its more premium content and channels free-of-charge. Calling it the 'Open Window', DStv Compact+ customers will from the 29th May to 23rd of June ...
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Content Services  |  Kwese Partners With Safaricom To Deliver Video Content To Customers

Kwese TV and Safaricom have agreed on a video content distribution partnership that will see Kwese offer some of its premium content to subscribers of Safaricom - the Kenyan mobile operator. Kwese TV will provide access to some of its ...
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We Have 'Licensed Over 400 Hours Of Programming In South Africa' - BBC Worldwide

Coming out of MipTV, BBC Worldwide has announced sales of over 400 hours of programming and content in South Africa. According to Joel Churcher, VP and GM for Africa, BBC Worldwide have been working in partnership with Rapid Blue - ...

Lagardere Studio Plans To Expand Content Distribution Business In Africa

Lagardere Studio - the France-based content production and distribution studio - part of the Lagardere Group, has announced plans to broaden its content production and distribution business in Africa. According to a statement attributed to Mr Christophe Thoral, a senior ...

SABC And MultiChoice Access-To-Public-Archives Deal Under Investigation

A South African parliamentary inquiry is recommending investigations into the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) and MultiChoice agreement that would see the SABC supplying MultiChoice's DStv with a 24hour news channel, an entertainment channel and access to its public archives. ...

SES And Globecast To Drive Content Distribution For TRT World

Satellite and media company, SES, has shown strong intent with expanding its global distribution initiative by announcing a collaboration partnership with  the news platform TRT World. TRT World, a Istanbul (Turkey) based news organisation,  will provide news content that will ...

StarTimes Starts Viasat Life Across Africa

On January 2, 2017, Viasat Life in Africa, first-ever female-skewing entertainment channel was launched by Viasat World. The channel delivers true-life entertainment programming from everywhere. Featured shows include House of Curves, I Do Over, Bye Felicia!, The Three Day Nanny.  ...

Startimes Will Dub Chinese Films To Yoruba - As Nollywood Disapproves!

Chinese films are to be dubbed into Yoruba language and other native languages. This move was announced by the management of StarTimes - the pay-TV company in Nigeria. Stakeholders in the local film industry Nollywood have, however, voiced their disapproval ...

Reality TV In Africa Has A new Face With Arise Africa In Malawi

Rise Africa, a Reality TV show comprising of 20 contenders from various parts of Malawi was launched in Lilongwe, Malawi. The Reality show, although loosely based or modelled after the Reality Hit “Big Brother” Africa has its own unique format ...

Thaicom and iSAT Africa Work Together To Provide More TV Channels With Enhanced C-Band Service Offering

Thaicom, Thailand's public company that provides satellite service for TV signals and data services, has gone into agreement with iSAT Africa to expand their C-band Multi Channel Per Carrier broadcast platform and services based on DVB-S modulation and MPEG-2 compression ...

Digital Switch-Over Starts in SA, Finally!

After several long and drawn-out attempts, South Africa - the country with the largest economy and most developed infrastructure on the continent - seem to, finally, be switching its broadcast signal from analogue to digital - even if this will ...