Author Archives: Sa Eva Nébié

Orange DRC presents the first DRC BOX 4G

From May 24 to 26, 2018, Orange DRC participates in the Katanga Business Meeting (KBM). This business meeting is an opportunity for Orange DRC to meet companies operating in various economic sectors of the province, to listen to them and adapt its offers and services with added value. With the recent acquisition of the 4G [...]

France 24 available in French now in MENA

Arabsat and France Médias Monde have announced the launch of France 24 HD in French exclusively on Arabsat BADR-4, to be broadcast as free-to-air across the Middle East, North Africa and Europe via the coverage of Arabsat BADR-4. We have come a long way in a short time, as today we are thrilled to announce [...]

Linda Ikeji to launch TV channel on May 22nd

Billionaire blogger Linda Ikeji, will on May 22nd 2018 launch her online streaming service, Linda Ikeji TV. In a post she shared on her instagram, the media mogul said she wanted her new online TV channel to be to Africa, what Netflix, the worlds largest online content streaming service with 125million subscribers and 11 billion [...]

Cartoon Network South Africa celebrates ratings success

Cartoon Network, South Africas leading kids channel, has exceeded its own expectations with the broadcast of Power Rangers: Clash of the Red Rangers movie. On 10 March, close to 171 000 kids aged 4 to 14-years-old tuned in to the ground-breaking movie, giving new meaning to the word blockbuster! With the highest performance ever for a Cartoon [...]

Music + streaming service Nigeria lands deal with Sony Music

In Nigeria, Music +, the music streaming service of telecommunications operator MTN, has entered into a partnership with Sony Music Entertainment to distribute on its platform in the Federal Republic the content of the label’s catalog. The agreement between Music + and Sony Music Entertainment, which together with Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group, [...]

African Media should produce more local content – AUB Rwanda

Rwanda hosted the 11th General Assembly of the African Union of Broadcasting (AUB), which drew participants from over 40 countries to deliberate on issues surrounding the broadcasting business landscape. The meeting was graced by President Paul Kagame and the president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad. The New Times’ Julius Bizimungu sat down with [...]

Eutelsat, Blue Ant Media and iKO Media Group join forces to broadcast channels in MENA

Eutelsat one of the world’s leading satellite operators, international content producer, distributor and channel operator Blue Ant Media and iKO Media Group, a global end-to-end service provider for broadcasters and content owners, partnered up to distribute two HD channels, ZooMoo and Love Nature HD, as well as Love Nature 4K (Ultra HD), across the MENA region. ZooMoo [...]