The police arrested a suspect in Cape Town for illegally selling pirate internet streaming devices and online content subscriptions.
The Euronews Group has struck a deal with the MultiChoice Group to offer Euronews content to millions of households across Sub-Saharan Africa, on the DStv platform.
Ginx Esports TV will be available across South Africa on DStv.
AMC Networks International UK will launch Sundance TV in South Africa for the first time, on Multichoice’s DStv.
Viasat World’s female-skewed entertainment channel Viasat Life has launched today (March 7) on DStv and Gotv in Africa.
Most of the main pay-TV operators in Sub-Saharan Africa lowered their prices during 2016 to ward off competitors. The knock-on effect was that other platforms lowered their fees.
BBC Brit, BBC Earth and BBC First will launch on MultiChoice’s DStv platform in South Africa.
AMC Networks International – Zone (AMCNI – Zone) will launch Eva, its brand new telenovela channel available exclusively on DStv throughout Africa.
Starting Mid-March, Eurochannel will be available in South Africa and 51 other countries in Africa through the OTT service offered by MultiChoice – DStv Now.
Euronews is expanding its reach in Sub-Saharan Africa with new distribution agreements with DStv Africa and Ouest TV, as well as launching on a DTT network in Mozambique.