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Content Production  |  International: ViacomCBS Networks International Makes Diversity Key Production Criteria

ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI) is pursuing a new aggressive 'diversity-in-production' policy with the announcement that henceforth, all commissioned production will have to demonstrate they have genuine diversity in their team before the commission can go ahead.   VCNI says that ...
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Content Services  |  Alex Okosi Leaves ViacomCBS To Head-Up YouTube Africa -Reports

Alex Okosi, the Africa boss of ViacomCBS, has jumped ship and moved to YouTube, according to reports. This move allegedly left ViacomCBS Networks International Africa (VCN Africa) in a top executive shuffle that has resulted in the promotions of Monde ...
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MultiChoice And Viacom Renew Content Deal

MultiChoice and Viacom have renewed the channel carriage contract for Viacom’s set of TV channels that are carried on Africa’s largest pay-TV service. The contract extension means that the MTV, MTV Base, Comedy Central, BET, MTV Music 24, NickToons, Nick ...

Viacom And CBS Set To Merge As ViacomCBS

After three years of negotiations following 13 years as separate entities, a mega-merger is looming. The two media giants, CBS and Viacom, have agreed to reunite in a global deal that will have an impact on the entire African continent. ...

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 ...

DSTV: Comedy Central Rebrands For The First Time In Eight Years

DStv channel 122, Comedy Central has unveiled its first rebrand in eight years, which aims to put the spotlight on the pay-TV channel’s diverse range of shows and its online content rather than to overshadow it. Comedy Central was founded ...

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Powers On With Content Delivery Deals Across Africa

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) appears to be further scaling-up its content delivery business in Africa with a string of confirmation on existing contract as well as the signing of new platforms to deliver its content. A state-of-business statement by ...