Author Archives: Eugenie Raynal

MultiChoice Nigeria to air new reality show on Africa Magic channels

MultiChoice Nigeria is set to broadcast its new reality show “Ultimate Love” on Africa Magic channels. The company made the announcement in late 2019, promising that the show would provide high-end entertainment to viewers The organization is particularly enthusiastic about Ultimate Love which will offer 16 singletons cohabiting and engaging in different activities in order [...]

OSN to broadcast new Turkish drama from Madd Entertainment

Madd Entertainment has licensed Ay Yapim’s Choice to the OSN pay television platform in the MENA region. Under the terms of the agreement, OSN will broadcast new episodes of The Choice within one week of their broadcast in Turkish. The drama, which stars Halit Ergenç (1001 nights, Magnificent Century, Wounded Love), will debut in Turkey [...]

Educational channel Joy Learning broadcast on Multi TV Ghana

A new TV channel dedicated solely to Joy Learning educational content has been launched on Multi TV. The initiative, which is a partnership between the online learning platform, Wolo and The Multimedia Group, aims to improve access to quality education for secondary school students through simulcast. The Channel launched at the Super Morning Show on [...]

Hopster launched in Africa

The award-winning digital platform for early childhood education and entertainment Hopster has launched its services in Africa in partnership with Vodacom in South Africa and the Congolese telecommunications provider MTN. Hopster is working with the provider of mobile and web application platform Afrika Stream which will deliver its video content to the Congo with the [...]

MBC Dubai partners with Disney, Fox and Spotify for exclusive content on the “Shahid” OTT platform

The Middle Easts giant broadcasting group, MBC, has unveiled its latest upgrades to its streaming platform, Shahid on Wednesday as the group partners with Disney, Fox and Spotify for exclusive content. Shahid will present 3,000 hours of content from entertainment companies Disney and Fox. Shahid, which was the first video-on-demand platform in the Arab world [...]

MultiChoice launches new campaign to improve viewing experience

MultiChoice Kenya has launched a campaign called “Step Up” which will see its customers who pay and renew their current subscription benefit from a free upgrade. The offer, which started on Wednesday, will see subscribers getting into more sports, dramas, movies, TV shows, documentaries, and kids’ shows. All DStv Access, Family, Compact and Compact Plus [...]

StarzPlay teams up with podcast specialist Finyal Media

StarzPlay, the SVoD service, has partnered with Finyal Media, the Arab production company in MENA specializing in podcast creation, to produce a series of podcasts in Arabic. The announcement follows StarzPlay’s growing focus on producing Arabic content on multiple digital media, after also announcing its first series of original content earlier this month. StarzPlay will [...]

Citi TV in Ghana goes live on DSTV

The Accra-based television station Citi TV will go online on DSTV today. A decision likely to significantly increase its audience to acquire a larger audience share. The DSTV platform operated by MultiChoice broadcasts in 50 sub-Saharan countries, including Cape Verde and Madagascar, and will give Citi TV a much wider reach. A management statement said [...]

Sky News Arabia offers 8 new programs in MENA

Sky News Arabia the leading pan-Arab news organization broadcasting 24/7 announced the launch of 8 new programs to offer audiences across the region fresh and appealing content that caters to their various preferences. Available across Sky News Arabias free to air 24-hour TV channel as well as the broadcasters digital platforms, the new programs will [...]