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Nov 14, 2019  |  DStv Adds Euronews, CBS Justice And CuriosityStream Channels

MultiChoice has revealed that it is adding two more TV channels to DStv including CuriosityStream, CBS Justice and is also bringing back Euronews. As it is a crime channel, CBS Justice (DStv 170) will be replacing A+E Networks UK’s Crime+Investigation ...


Nov 08, 2019  |  StarTimes Adds Pineapple TV To Its Offering

Africa’s first exclusive Children’s and Family TV Channel, Pineapple TV has launched on StarTimes Network Channel 129. Pineapple TV said that it would deliver fun, safe, quality Afro-Centric programming to its target audience of children, between the ages of 4 ...


Nov 06, 2019  |  MultiChoice Adds Cartoon Network And TNT To GOtv

WarnerMedia Africa, a channel provider of blockbuster movies and family entertainment for African fans, is expanding its entertainment offering. The channel provider has announced that it will be introducing Cartoon Network and TNT on MultiChoice’s pay-TV platform, GOtv. As from ...


Nov 01, 2019  |  DStv No Longer Canning Lifetime And History Channels

Yesterday MultiChoice announced that it would no longer be cancelling the Lifetime and History packages from its DStv platform. Earlier this month, the company had revealed that contracts with A+E Networks for the channels would come to an end at ...


A+E Networks Attempting To Renegotiate Contract Renewal With MultiChoice - Reports

A+E Networks, which will see its set of popular channels including Lifetime, History and Crime+Investigation Network disappear from DStv at the end of October, is reportedly trying to negotiate a new deal with MultiChoice, according to insider sources. Furious DStv ...

M-Net Adds Another Local Dating Reality Show On DStv Platform

M-Net (DStv 101) has announced that it is adding yet another dating reality show, The Single Wives South Africa, in which widowed and divorced women get a possible second chance at finding true love. Following the second season of The Bachelor SA, ...

Kenya And China Ink Agreement To Broadcast Chinese TV Series

Kenya’s national broadcaster, Kenya Broadcasting Corporation-KBC has inked a partnership agreement with China’s National Radio and Television Administration to air a Chinese TV drama series, “Feather Flies to the Sky”, across Kenya. This move is geared towards promoting cultural exchanges ...

South Africa: Financial Woes Cause SABC To Cancel ‘Top Billing’ After 23 Years

Saturday 19 October 2019 will see the abrupt end to one of the SABC’s last remaining top legacy brands with Top Billing on SABC3 that has been canned after 23 years with the South African public broadcaster that now can no longer ...

‘The Voice Kids’ To Launch In Nigeria

Nigeria is set to become the 40th country to broadcast a local version of the talent show ‘The Voice Kids’, after a local broadcaster, Fame TV, signed a deal with leading distributor Talpa Global. Fame TV has acquired the licence ...

Supersport Makes Programming Changes Following A Fire At MultiChoice Building In South Africa

In South Africa, Johannesburg emergency services officials have started an investigation into the cause of a fire at the MultiChoice building in Randburg. The fire affected the technical wing of the building. The property was evacuated, and a number of ...

BBC Studios Broadens Its Reach Across Africa

BBC Studios has revealed that it has licensed more than 800 hours of content to clients across Africa in the past six months; striking an agreement in the Seychelles, securing a massive package deal with a leading free-to-air broadcaster in ...

A+E Networks Goes Under The Radar After MultiChoice Cancels Its Channels

A+E Networks has gone under the radar as MultiChoice has now put up Channel Termination notices across its DStv electronic TV guide (EPG), with A+E Networks Africa declining to speak to the media after channel carriage negotiations with the leading ...

New Talent-Search Reality TV Show To Be Launched In South Africa

South Africans will soon witness an epic battle between wanna-be preachers live on TV. The production house, Zallywood, is currently doing trials around Gauteng to find talented preachers for an upcoming talent show, ‘Calling The Called’. The Director of Zallywood, ...

DStv And GOtv To Rollout Nollywood Stars Pop-Up Channel In Nigeria

Africa Magic is making this October one to remember with the return of the much-loved Africa Magic Nollywood Stars Pop-Up Channel on GOtv and DStv.   The Pop-Up Channel will launch on Sunday, 6 October and run until Wednesday, 6 ...