Monthly Archives: July 2018

CNN to beam new TV series to explore Africa

A new TV travel series Quests World of Wonder will be available on CNN presented by journalist Richard Quest. Quest, who will also visit Kenya aboard the inaugural Kenya Airways (KQ) New York- Nairobi flight, declares, Were not tourists, were travellers. Its a show about meeting the people who reveal the heart of the city and [...]

SA Comedian makes her debut on e.tv

Thenjiwe Moseley, a South African comedian, MC and actress has just bagged a role on e.tv daily drama IMBEWU. A force to be reckoned with, Thenjiwe is not new to e.tv as she has done a stellar performance as Zodwa on Harvest, a gripping drama series that followed three widows in the marijuana business.  Moseley will [...]

MTN Ghana to beam seventh season of hitmaker

Mobile Telecommunication Network (MTN) Ghana, will introduce the seventh season of its MTN Hitmmaker reality show on Wednesday, 25 July 2018. The MTN Hitmaker, which is the companys flagship program is aimed at giving authentic, talented and potential singers and rappers a platform to build upon themselves and be ready for the music industry. Previous [...]

Eyram Bashan introduces ‘Starr Woman Show’ on GHOne Ghana

Popular radio and television personality, Eyram Bashan, will present a new and exciting television programme dubbed The Starr Woman Show on GHOne TV starting Sunday, August 5. The Starr Woman Show (SWS) is a contemporary gender talk show that aims at empowering women and persons with disabilities. Formerly Mary-Ann Eyram Acolatse, Eyram Bashan is one of Ghana’s most respected female [...]

MUTV extends channel distribution to Amazon, Apple, Roku and Xbox in Africa

Premier League club Manchester United have extended TV channel distribution platforms to streaming services Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Roku and Xbox. The club last season introduced MUTV on iOS, Android and on the web at MUTV.com.   The additional internet platforms mean that MUTV will be accessible to viewers without a cable or satellite [...]

Netflix drops new travel series for Africa

The latest travel documentary to roll out on Netflix explores dark tourism, which sees visitors flock to places traditionally associated with death, destruction and tragedy. Dark Tourist premiered on Friday 20 July on the streaming service worldwide and is introduced by New Zealand journalist David Farrier who previously made a name for himself with Tickled, a bizarre documentary about [...]

IMO Entertainment rolls out TV channel in Nigeria

SOL TV a new urban and lifestyle television channel from IMO Entertainment is set to hit the screens soon in Nigeria. Coming from the stable of IMO entertainment, the 24 hours TV Channel will be introduced on major pay TV and will touch on different aspects of life. The Chief Executive Officer of the entertainment [...]

Universal Music Group rolls out Nigerian division

In a bid to boost its West African operations, Universal Music Group (UMG) has announced the launch of Universal Music Nigeria. The new division will operate from Lagos and will be headed by a seasoned music executive Ezegozie Eze Jr., who has been named General Manager of Universal Music Nigeria. Eze and his team will [...]

Fox Europe and Africa, Canal Plus are joining force to shoot ‘War of the Worlds’ Series

French pay-TV Canal Plus and Foxs Europe and Africa are working together on a series adaptation of H.G. Wells classic novel The War of the Worlds. The show will follow the classic alien-invasion story but set the action in the present day. The eight-part drama will start shooting this fall, with Studiocanal and Urban Myth Films on [...]