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Content Distribution  |  M-Net Secures Exclusive Rights For Prince Harry And Megan's Interview With Oprah

Multichoice M-Net has acquired the exclusive broadcasting rights to Oprah Winfrey's exclusive 'tell-all' interview with UK royal Prince Harry and American wife, Meghan Markle. According to TV with Thinus, the show will fly on DStv M-Net channels on March 8, ...
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Content Distribution  |  EVA Telenovela Channels To Be Axed From Multichoice DStv and GOtv Platforms

Multichoice has now canned EVA, the AMC Networks' telenovela channels it has carried on the DStv and GOtv platforms for over five years. Sbu Mpungose, a spokesperson for Multichoice, confirmed that they would be removing, in March, the EVA and ...
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Sixth Edition Of "Nigerian Idol" Return To Multichoice's DStv And Showmax Platform

"Nigerian Idol", the formatted musical show from Multichoice Nigeria, will be coming back for the sixth edition in 2021. Announcing a virtual media conferences on Thursday 18th February, Multichoice Nigeria says it will start programming around the Nigerian Idol sixth ...

BMA's View | Does Multichoice Need To Revisit Its Pricing Strategy To Stay Competitive?

Analysts working within Africa's broadcast media industry are beginning to question the wisdom behind Multichoice DStv's current pricing strategy. Industry watchers are now asking whether the seemingly incessant price increases from Multichoice is now starting to hurt the company, both ...

Multichoice "Going Hyper-Local" To Fight Netflix - Says Group CEO, Mawela

Calvo Mawela, the group chief executive for Multichoice, has laid out his organisation's vision and plans to fight and possibly beat back Netflix incursion into its market territories. Speaking on the CNN Connecting Africa programme, Mawela summed up the strategy ...

Namibia: MultiChoice Launches Showmax Add To Bill' Feature

Industry media are reporting that Multichoice Namibia is introducing a new feature that will allow its DStv premium subscribers the possibilities of enjoying the additional streaming of international content such as movies and series at no extra cost them. They ...

DStv May Soon "Cease To Exist" Without The Levelling Of Streaming Field

Multichoice, the pan-Africa satellite-based Pay-TV behemoth has, again, voiced it worry that its DStv platform is well under existential threat, and could potentially go into extinction, unless industry regulators in South Africa, and indeed across Africa take urgent action to ...

Showmax Launches New Originals, Offers 3 for 1 Deal To Subscribers Across Africa

MultiChoice's entertainment platform, Showmax, has announced that it is offering new subscribers a deal that means when they pay for a one-month subscription, they will be awarded two additional months. The company says the offer will be across Showmax, Showmax ...

NIGERIA: Showmax Teams Up With MTN Nigeria On Mobile Data Deal

Streaming service Showmax and MTN Nigeria have partnered up to launch a special data deal for mobile subscribers to stream 25 hours’ worth of movies, sports, series, kids’ shows and more. This offer will give access to Showmax’s full catalogue ...

Speculation Rife Over Multichoice's Relocation Of HQ To Dubai (UAE)

Speculation has been rife that pay-tv giant, Multichoice is contemplating moving its headquarters to Dubai, where many of its top management now reside and work. However, the Pay-TV group has dismissed this industry speculation, describing itself in a statement online ...

OTT Streaming: Multichoice's Mzansi Magic And Showmax Now Available to Stream

Multichoice's most popular channels on the DSTV platform will now be available to live stream will now be available on Showmax. The company has announced. This is a live testing experiment that Showmax is trying out, and it will enable ...

Multichoice Refutes Pay-TV Monopoly Claims; South African Inquiry Hears

Pay-TV giant Multichoice has denied allegations of its monopoly over the market, the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) heard during its public hearings last week. The hearings held between 12-15 January were part of the regulatory authority's investigation ...