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Pay TV  |  DSTV Adds YouTube To Explora Ultra

The Multichoice Group has announced its addition of the Google-owned streaming platform, YouTube, to its DSTV Explora Ultra, allowing subscribers to access the platform directly from their decoders. This launch follows after streaming services such as Showmax, Box Office, Netflix, ...
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Content Production  |  Programming: BET Africa Sets To Premier “Her Majesty: Busiswa” Reality TV Show

South African music artist Busiswa Gqulu, who made history by working with the highly acclaimed international sensation Beyonce on the Black is King album, will be hitting BET Africa’s screen on Saturday, March 20 at 19h30 CAT.  “Her Majesty: Busiswa” ...
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DStv South Africa Launches Standalone Streaming Service - Reports

According to industry reports, DStv South Africa has now launched the long-talked-about standalone streaming platform that allows subscribers to access "the full DStv experience" without needing a satellite connection.   Recall that earlier in the year, Broadcast Media Africa and ...

South Africa: Govt. Agency To Investigate DStv's Deal With Netflix And Amazon Prime Video

The Competition Commission of South Africa - the government agency focussing business practices and activities for competitive fairness and openness - has said it is launching an urgent investigation into Multichoice plans to add Netflix and Amazon prime video to ...

DStv Campaigns To Bring Back Premium Subscribers As 'Live Sports' Return To TV

As live sports return to TV screens across the globe, South Africa's DStv is actively engaged in a campaign to lure back subscribers that have hitherto cancelled their DStv premium subscription.   These subscribers have been receiving text messaging coming ...

South Africa: Newzroom Afrika Sets The Pace With New Breakfast Show On DStv

This week Newzroom Afrika’s new breakfast show, AM Report, made its debut. Anchored by the popular journalist Michelle Craig – the newest member of the Newzroom Afrika team – alongside Ayanda Nyathi, with Benjamin Leshoro handling the sports desk. AM Report is a ...

South Africa: ‘Gomora’ Becomes Most-Watched Show On DStv – Uncrowning 'The Queen’ - Reports

Gomora has only been on South Africa’s screens for a month, and yet it has reportedly taken the world of entertainment by storm. From casting some of the country’s most well-known actors and also introducing the audience to new talent – ...

DStv Under Fire Across Africa Over ‘Ancient Content’ Repeats - Reports

The pay-TV operator, Multichoice has come under fire in Africa over’ ancient content’ and repeats of broadcasts on DStv’s channels. In South Africa, a petition on change.org has been signed by 189,385 people so far, demanding DStv to give South ...

100k South Africans Petition For DStv To Cut Prices - Reports

More than 100,000 South Africans have reportedly signed an online petition calling for MultiChoice’s DStv to decrease its prices – as it has done in other countries across Africa – during the current COVID-19 pandemic. A closer look at the ...

DStv To Remove TV Mall Shopping Channel After Two-Year Run

MultiChoice has announced that its telesales experiment with TV Mall has come to an end and that the TV Mall channel that will be removed from DStv at the end of April after broadcasting for two years. MultiChoice added the ...

MultiChoice To Remove ITV Choice Channel From DStv - Reports

MultiChoice has confirmed that it has decided to cut the British pay-TV channel ITV Choice from its DStv satellite platform. The company said that DStv would no longer broadcast ITV Choice on DStv effective from the 4th of June 2020. ...

DStv Nigeria Rolls Out Plus TV Africa Channel

Plus TV Africa has announced its launch on the Digital Satellite Television (DSTV) in Nigeria. In a statement last week, Kayode Akintemi, the Editor-In-Chief of Plus TV Africa, said that the television channel would be a platform for broadcasting news. ...