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Content Production  |  "Super Sema" - Kenyan Originated Kids Cartoon Series To Launch On YouTube

Kenya-based Kukua has announced it is launching a new kid animation series called "Super Sema". The programme is set to debut on the YouTube platform on 8th March 2021.   According to Vanessa Ford, the chief operating officer at Kukua, ...
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Kids Content  |  YouTube Committed To Kids Programming With Nine New Shows

YouTube, the Google-owned video streaming platform, has announced it will be remarkably expanding its foray into children content with a new slate of nine original kids programming that will premiere in 2021. This is up from just two that was ...
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YouTube Asks Artists To Apply For A Share Of US$100 Million Black Voices Fund

YouTube is asking content creators and artists across Africa to tap into the available grants from its US 100 million dollars Black Voices Fund. The fund was launched to support black artists and creators of content and help them promote ...

Egypt: Court To Decide On The Legality Of YouTube Blocking

The Supreme Administrative Court of Egypt, the highest administrative court in the country has set September 20, 2020, as the date, it will make its final ruling on the case brought before it regarding the blocking of YouTube  - the ...

YouTube TV Increases Its Subscription Fee To US$65 Per Month

YouTube subscription service is to go up by almost 30%, jumping to US$65 from US$49.99. According to the Google-owned company, this price hike will be effective immediately. The last time that the platform issued a price increase was April 2019 ...

YouTube Launches Online Music Streaming Service In Nigeria

YouTube has announced that it rolled out YouTube Music and YouTube Premium in Nigeria earlier this week. The service, which also offers a premium version of YouTube, was previously only available in one African country, South Africa, before this week. ...

YouTube Rolls Out Music Streaming Service In North Africa

Google’s YouTube recently rolled out its music streaming services in the Middle East and North Africa. The YouTube music streaming service will first be available in the UAE, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman. The company is currently ...

YouTube And FIFA To Live-Stream African World Cup Qualifiers

African soccer teams that are lesser-known to the global soccer fans will now enjoy some worldwide exposure after FIFA announced that their opening World Cup qualifying games would be live-streamed on YouTube and also on its website. By investing more ...

Google Rolls Out YouTube Membership Channels In South Africa

Google has begun rolling out channel memberships for YouTube in South Africa that will enable users to support channel creators by signing themselves up to donate a monthly fee of R39.99 ($2.83) to their favourite channels according to information provided ...

NBA Joins Forces With YouTube To Launch New Channel For Sub-Saharan Africa

The NBA together with YouTube has announced the launch of a new channel for sub-Saharan Africa that will broadcast live basketball games every week and also showcase the impact of African players on the NBA. NBA Africa YouTube’s very first ...

YouTube Music Rolls Out In South Africa

YouTube has announced that it is launching its new music streaming service YouTube Music in South Africa. According to a statement issued by YouTube, the service provides music videos, singles, official albums, live performances, remixes, covers and music that is ...