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Jun 24, 2019  |  StarTimes Rolls Out Bollywood Channel 'StarLife'

Fans of Bollywood will now enjoy Indian movies as StarTimes has confirmed the addition of StarLife to its list of offered channels. This was announced by the StarTimes Brand and Marketing Director, Qasim Elegbede, at a recent press conference. Elegbede ...


Jun 19, 2019  |  Philippine Telenova ‘Asintado’ Debuts On StarTimes Nigeria

Asintado, the stylish Philippine telenovela series is currently enjoying significant viewership ratings on the TV screen on StarTimes Novela E Plus, Channel 057 and 128. The brand new telenovela, Asintado is shown every Friday to Sunday at 18: 50 African ...


Jun 12, 2019  |  TAC Studios To Co-Produce Four New TV Series Across Africa

TAC Studios, the production division of the Africa Channel which is based in America, has announced that it is currently co-producing four new TV series across Africa, including My Design Rules with Cape Town's Cardova Productions that will most probably ...


Jun 11, 2019  |  Showmax Takes On SuperSport By Live Streaming Sports Content

The MultiChoice Group's subscription video-on-demand service (SVOD) Showmax has announced that it has started live-streaming sports content that until now had only been available on its DStv satellite pay-TV service and on DStv Now Catch Up, as part of ...


Viacom Africa Commissions New Reality Wedding Dress Show For DStv's BET Africa

Viacom Africa has announced that it has commissioned a brand new local South African wedding dress reality show, 2 Families and a Wedding Dress, that will roll out on BET (DStv 129) on Wednesday 24 July at 21:30. Similar to ...

Egypt Media Company Rolls Out Special Channel For Africa Cup Of Nations 2019

The Egypt Media Company and the National Media Authority have launched the land and satellite Time Sport Channel to broadcast the Africa Cup of Nations that will be taking place in Cairo from June 21 to July 19, 2019. Egypt ...

Discovery And MultiChoice To Add The American Channel HGTV To DStv

MultiChoice has announced that together with Discovery, it will be adding America's Home and Garden (HGTV) channel to its DStv pay-TV service from mid-July. HGTV will bring DStv subscribers a brand new TV channel with fresh programming about home improvement, ...

StarTimes Announces Rollout Of 24Hr News Channel Across Africa

A 24-Hour news channel, Plus TV Africa, will now be broadcast across all of Africa on the StarTimes dish platform. StarTimes made this announcement barely six months after the channel was launched locally on the pay-TV platform. According to StarTimes, ...

My-HD Pay-TV Platform Adds Insight TV To Its Offering In North Africa

Insight TV has rolled out its HD channel in the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) on My-HD, a local Pay-TV platform. The deal was made through the Dubai-based distribution firm, SAWA Rights Management. My-HD subscribers in the Kingdom ...

DStv And GOtv Invest In More Children’s Content With The Launch Of PBS KIDS

In an effort to entertain and educate more children, PBS Distribution has joined forces with MultiChoice Africa to deliver PBS KIDS’ high-quality educational children’s content to the GOtv and DStv platforms available across sub-Saharan Africa. Starting on Wednesday 22 May, ...

EWTN To Roll Out Catholic News Agency In Africa

EWTN Global Catholic Network announced on the 10th of May that it would soon launch a news service for the African continent. ACI-Africa will be a Kenya-based Catholic news agency, which will publish content in French, English and Portuguese. EWTN ...

HSTV Ghana Prepares To Launch Ultimate Skills Sports Reality Show

The organising team of the upcoming Ultimate Skills Reality Show had a successful meeting at the offices of HSTV in Accra on Wednesday, the 8th of May, 2019. In attendance were the chosen judges Rev Osei Kofi, Rev Kofi Pare ...

Big Brother Naija Season 4 Is Set To Rollout In June

The organisers of Big Brother Naija have announced that June 2019 is when the highly-anticipated season 4 of the reality TV show will kick-off. They also confirmed that the new season is scheduled to be filmed in Nigeria and will ...

Ghana's Joy Prime Channel Set To Launch New TV Series, 'The Good Old Days'

Joy Prime in Ghana recently announced that it would be rolling out the television series 'The Good Old Days'. The series is produced by the critically acclaimed Ghanaian film producer, Kwaw Ansah. The popular producer, writer and director is known ...