Kids Content

Jun 18, 2021  |  Disney Showcases 'Kizazi Moto' And 'Kiff' At Annecy Animation Festival

Disney EMEA announced a pair of new African series at this year's Annecy Animation Festival - namely "Kizazi Moto: Generation of Fire", a sci-fi anthology series,"  and kids musical show titled "Kiff" from South Africa. "This year's festival is dedicated ...


Jun 15, 2021  |  Kenya's Kwame Nyong'o Sheds Light To Growing African Animation Industry

Kwame Nyong'o, a Kenyan novelist, producer, and director, looks to mark the Annecy International Animation Film Festival with two projects. First, in the young audiences short films competition, he'll premiere his 2D-animated short The Wonderful Story of Aisha, Ali, and ...


Jun 09, 2021  |  Cartoon Network's First African Superhero Series

Garbage Boy and Trash Can, Cartoon Network Africa's first local superhero series, has been given the green light. The series set to premiere in 2022 is currently in production at Pure Garbage in South Africa. The series was Co-founded by ...


May 13, 2021  |  Kenya: Multichoice Announces New Kids Shows On DSTV And GOTV Platforms

Multichoice Kenya has announced a series of new kids' shows set to be released each month during 2021. During the Multichoice Content Showcase in Kenya, the Managing Director, Nancy Matimu, announced a line-up of its new and upcoming content for ...


Cartoon Network And Boomerang Dominate Pay-TV Kids’ Channels in Africa, According To Report

The WarnerMedia kid’s brands, comprising Cartoon Network and Boomerang, account for 47% of the kids’ pay-tv channel viewing.  This number accounts for almost half of the kids’ market share. Between 2019 and 2020, Cartoon Network’s reach increased by 10%, with ...

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 ...

International: Disney+ Removes Animations With "Racist Content" To Protect, Safeguard Kids

Streaming platform Disney+ has, according to reports, removed “racist” animation classics like “Peter Pan”, “The Aristocats’ and many more for children under seven, citing breach of content advisories. According to the United Kingdom’s Daily Mail, Disney has barred kids under ...

"LadyBuckit And The Motley Mopsters" - Nigerian's First Animated Feature Film Set To Debut

Kids and children TV entertainment genre in Nigeria is set to be boosted with the imminent release of what has been described as the country's first animated feature film "that will bring succour and means of escape for children and ...

Kenya Get's Its First Free-To-Air Children TV

Akili Kids - a TV channel from Kenyan based Akili Network has debuted as the first dedicated kids-only free-to-air TV channel in the country.   The promoters have described it as the children TV content network packed with "imaginative learning ...